Logan, WV

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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2018 Population
33,801
US Senator
Joe Manchin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Shelley Moore Capito
Republican Party
2018 Median Age
43.3
0.698% 1-year increase
2018 Poverty Rate
23.3%
3.52% 1-year increase
2018 Median Household Income
$38,123
2018 Median Property Value
$90,100
2018 Employed Population
10,356

About

In 2018, Logan, WV had a population of 33.8k people with a median age of 43.3 and a median household income of $38,123.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Logan, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.65%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.05%), White (Hispanic) (0.639%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.346%). 0% of the households in Logan, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

99.9% of the residents in Logan, WV are U.S. citizens.

In 2018, the median property value in Logan, WV was $90,100, and the homeownership rate was 73.4%. Most people in Logan, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Logan, WV was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Logan, WV is home to a population of 33.8k people, from which 99.9% are citizens. As of 2018, 0.257% of Logan, WV residents were born outside of the country (87 people).

In 2018, there were 58.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (32.4k people) in Logan, WV than any other race or ethnicity. There were 558 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 355 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Logan, WV
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    32.4k ± 24
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    558 ± 106
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    355 ± 112
0.896%
Hispanic Population
303 people

In 2018, there were 58.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (32.4k people) in Logan, WV than any other race or ethnicity. There were 558 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 355 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

0.896% of the people in Logan, WV are hispanic (303 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Logan, WV as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

0.257%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
87 people
0.369%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
127 people

As of 2018, 0.257% of Logan, WV residents (87 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%.

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Age by Nativity

43
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.6
53
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 21.8

In 2018, the median age of all people in Logan, WV was 43.3. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 43, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 53.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    2,758 ± 1,288 people
  2. China
    2,286 ± 1,173 people
  3. Philippines
    1,841 ± 1,053 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of West Virginia was India, the natal country of 2,758 West Virginia residents, followed by China with 2,286 and Philippines with 1,841.

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Citizenship

99.9%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2018, 99.9% of Logan, WV residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    899 ± 165
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    193 ± 82
  3. Korea
    157 ± 91

Logan, WV has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 4.66 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in West Virginia, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in West Virginia (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in West Virginia. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in West Virginia.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of West Virginia across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Economy

Median household income in Logan, WV is $38,123. In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Logan, WV was Berkeley County, WV with a value of $62,370, followed by Monongalia County, WV and Harrison County, WV, with respective values of $55,940 and $54,314.

Males in West Virginia have an average income that is 1.39 times higher than the average income of females, which is $41,998. The income inequality in West Virginia (measured using the Gini index) is 0.444, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Logan, WV employs 10.4k people. The largest industries in Logan, WV are , and the highest paying industries are .

Wages

Median Household Income

$38,123
2018 value
± $3,369

Households in Logan, WV have a median annual income of $38,123, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$58,509
Average Male Salary in West Virginia
± $2,250
$41,998
Average Female Salary in West Virginia
± $1,679

In 2019, full-time male employees in West Virginia made 1.39 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in West Virginia by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in West Virginia
  1. Asian
    $72,270 ± $26,400
  2. White
    $44,511 ± $1,331
  3. American Indian
    $43,076 ± $33,626

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of West Virginia workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.62 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in West Virginia.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in West Virginia by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Logan, WV is from West Virginia.
0.444
2019 Wage GINI in West Virginia
0.445
2018 Wage GINI in West Virginia

In 2019, the income inequality in West Virginia was 0.444 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0761% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for West Virginia was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in West Virginia in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in West Virginia across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Logan, WV was Berkeley County, WV with a value of $62,370, followed by Monongalia County, WV and Harrison County, WV, with respective values of $55,940 and $54,314.

The following map shows all of the counties in Logan, WV colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 35 - 44
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

23.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Logan, WV (7.73k out of 33.2k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Females 45 - 54 and then Males 25 - 34.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Logan, WV is false, followed by false and false.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

10.4k
2018 Value
± 719

In 2018, there were 10.4k employees (± 719) in Logan, WV.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Logan, WV, are . This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Logan, WV.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Logan, WV, by number of employees, are .

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Logan, WV, by median earnings, are .

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Industries

Employment by Industries

10.4k
2018 Value
± 719

In 2018, there were 10.4k employees (± 719) in Logan, WV.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Logan, WV, are . This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Logan, WV, though some of these residents may live in Logan, WV and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Logan, WV, by number of employees, are .

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Logan, WV, by median earnings, are .

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from West Virginia to other states, or from other states to West Virginia.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $17.4B
  2. $10.5B
  3. $6.55B

In 2018, the top outbound West Virginia product (by dollars) was Coal-n.e.c. with $17.4B, followed by Coal ($10.5B) and Pharmaceuticals ($6.55B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound West Virginia products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$75B
2018 Value in West Virginia
$110B
Projected 2045 Value in West Virginia
46.5% growth

In 2018, total outbound West Virginia trade was $75B. This is expected to increase 46.5% to $110B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound West Virginia trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from West Virginia to other states, or from other states to West Virginia.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $12.1B
  2. $10.1B
  3. $7.75B

In 2018, the top outbound West Virginia domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Pennsylvania with $12.1B, followed by Virginia with $10.1B and Ohio and $7.75B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that West Virginia shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in West Virginia went to Donald J. Trump with 68.6% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (26.5%), followed by Gary Johnson (3.23%). The most partisan county was Grant County, WV with 87.7% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito are the senators currently representing the state of West Virginia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

West Virginia is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for West Virginia
68.6% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in West Virginia
  1. 87.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 83.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 83.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in West Virginia was Grant County, WV with 87.7% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in West Virginia colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from West Virginia

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Joe Manchin
Senator from West Virginia1
Assumed office on November 15, 2010
Elected to the seat to succeed Carte Goodwin, who had been appointed to the seat following the death of Robert Byrd.
Shelley Moore Capito
Senator from West Virginia2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito are the senators currently representing West Virginia.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in West Virginia over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from West Virginia

West Virginia is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for West Virginia have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Logan, WV was $90,100 in 2018, which is 0.375 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. The homeownership rate in Logan, WV is 73.4%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Logan, WV have an average commute time of 25.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Logan, WV is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$90,100
2018 Median
± $5,034

In 2018, the median property value in Logan, WV was $90,100.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Logan, WV compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Logan, WV the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$38,123
Median Household Income
± $3,369
13.9k
Number of Households
± 772

In 2018, the median household income of the 13.9k households in Logan, WV was $38,123.

The following chart displays the households in Logan, WV distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Logan, WV distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Logan, WV the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

73.4%
2018 Homeownership

In 2018, 73.4% of the housing units in Logan, WV were occupied by their owner.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Logan, WV compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

25.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Logan, WV have a similar commute time (25.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 4.37% of the workforce in Logan, WV have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (82.7%)
  2. Carpooled (12.1%)
  3. Walked (3.23%)

In 2018, 82.7% of workers in Logan, WV drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12.1%) and those who walked to work (3.23%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Logan, WV distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Logan, WV have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

92.8% of the population of Logan, WV has health coverage, with 36.3% on employee plans, 30.7% on Medicaid, 17.7% on Medicare, 6.21% on non-group plans, and 1.78% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in West Virginia was $9,462 in 2014. This is a 5.5% increase from the previous year ($8,969).

Primary care physicians in West Virginia see 1278 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.699% decrease from the previous year (1287 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1760 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 726 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Mingo County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (22.1%). Additionally, McDowell County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (44.9%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,278 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in West Virginia

Primary care physicians in West Virginia see an average of 1,278 patients per year. This represents a 0.699% decrease from the previous year (1,287 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in West Virginia in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$9,462
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in West Virginia
$3,917
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$6,557
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,268
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in West Virginia (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.5%, from $8,969 to $9,462.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

7.23%
Uninsured
36.3%
Employer Coverage
30.7%
Medicaid
17.7%
Medicare
6.21%
Non-Group
1.78%
Military or VA

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Logan, WV changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 22.1% prevalence
  2. 20.9% prevalence
  3. 20.9% prevalence

Mingo County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in West Virginia, at 22.1%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in West Virginia by county over multiple years.

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