Logansport is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 17,793 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Logansport is the 47th largest community in Indiana. Logansport has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Logansport is a blue-collar town, with 42.66% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Logansport is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Logansport who work in office and administrative support (9.55%), sales jobs (8.19%), and food service (8.18%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Logansport spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.82 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
In Logansport, just 12.34% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Logansport in 2010 was $17,955, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,820 for a family of four.
Logansport is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Logansport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Logansport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Logansport also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 26.33% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Logansport include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Logansport's cultural character, accounting for 16.98% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Logansport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.