Logan County, KY

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2022 Population
27,498
0.655% 1-year growth
US Senator
Mitch McConnell
Republican Party
US Senator
Rand Paul
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
40.8
0.246% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
15.7%
12.6% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$58,869
10.8% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$134,200
21.4% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Logan County, KY had a population of 27.5k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $58,869. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Logan County, KY grew from 27,319 to 27,498, a 0.655% increase and its median household income grew from $53,133 to $58,869, a 10.8% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Logan County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.83%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.26%), White (Hispanic) (2.04%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.698%).

None of the households in Logan County, KY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.6% of the residents in Logan County, KY are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Logan County, KY was $134,200, and the homeownership rate was 73.9%.

Most people in Logan County, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Logan County, KY was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Logan County, KY is home to a population of 27.5k people, from which 99.6% are citizens. As of 2022, 0.527% of Logan County, KY residents were born outside of the country (145 people).

In 2022, there were 15.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (24.2k people) in Logan County, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.6k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 621 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.6%
2022 Citizenship
99.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99.6% of Logan County, KY residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Logan County, KY was 99.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Logan County, KY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    24.2k ± 68
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    1.6k ± 137
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    621 ± 144
3.11%
Hispanic Population
854 people

In 2022, there were 15.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (24.2k people) in Logan County, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.6k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 621 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.11% of the people in Logan County, KY are hispanic (854 people).

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

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Foreign-Born Population

0.527%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
145 people
0.886%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
242 people

As of 2022, 0.527% of Logan County, KY residents (145 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Logan County, KY was 0.886%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    565 ± 157
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    273 ± 118
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    206 ± 97

Logan County, KY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.07 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Logan County, KY employs 11.7k people. The largest industries in Logan County, KY are Manufacturing (2,937 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,577 people), and Construction (1,129 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($85,134), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($71,607), and Information ($60,677).

Occupations

11.7k
2022 Value
± 852
−0.469%
1 Year decline
± 10.1%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Logan County, KY declined at a rate of −0.469%, from 11.7k employees to 11.7k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Logan County, KY, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,458 people), Production Occupations (1,363 people), and Management Occupations (1,233 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Logan County, KY.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

11.7k
2022 Value
± 852
−0.469%
1 Year decline
± 10.1%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Logan County, KY declined at a rate of −0.469%, from 11.7k employees to 11.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Logan County, KY, are Manufacturing (2,937 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,577 people), and Construction (1,129 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Logan County, KY, though some of these residents may live in Logan County, KY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$48,612
Median earning men ± $3,652
$29,391
Median earning women ± $1,867

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($76,000), Information ($61,771), and Manufacturing ($61,448).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Wholesale Trade ($45,707), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($45,179), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($43,452).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.51%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.98M people employed in Kentucky. This represents a 2.51% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 14.4%.

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

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 177
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 170
    Manufacturing
  3. 128
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Logan County, KY went to Donald J. Trump with 73.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (25.1%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.17%).

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing the state of Kentucky. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Kentucky is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Kentucky

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Mitch McConnell
Senator from Kentucky2
Assumed office on January 3, 1985
Rand Paul
Senator from Kentucky3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing Kentucky.

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

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US Representatives from Kentucky

Kentucky is currently represented by 6 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 Kentucky have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.821% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.756% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.17M), Some college (766k), and Secondary Education (551k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Logan County, KY was $134,200 in 2022, which is 0.476 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $110,500 to $134,200, a 21.4% increase. The homeownership rate in Logan County, KY is 73.9%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Logan County, KY have an average commute time of 26.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Logan County, KY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Logan County, KY is $58,869. In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Logan County, KY was Census Tract 9603 with a value of $66,094, followed by Census Tract 9605 and Census Tract 9606, with respective values of $59,826 and $57,198.

Property

$134,200
Median Property Value 2022
±$9,130
$8,018
Median Property Taxes
±$586

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Logan County, KY the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

73.9%
Homeownership
2022
63.8%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 73.9% of the housing units in Logan County, KY were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 72.3%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9603
  2. Census Tract 9605
  3. Census Tract 9606

In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Logan County, KY was Census Tract 9603 with a value of $66,094, followed by Census Tract 9605 and Census Tract 9606, with respective values of $59,826 and $57,198.

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

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Household Income

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$58,869
Median Household Income
± $4,080
10.9k
Number of Households
± 745

In 2022, the median household income of the 10.9k households in Logan County, KY grew to $58,869 from the previous year's value of $53,133.

The following chart displays the households in Logan County, KY 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 $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Logan County, KY is from Kentucky.
0.452
2022 Wage GINI in Kentucky
0.453
2021 Wage GINI in Kentucky

In 2022, the income inequality in Kentucky was 0.452 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.286% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Kentucky was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kentucky in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (84.8%)
  2. Carpooled (9.35%)
  3. Worked At Home (3.74%)

In 2022, 84.8% of workers in Logan County, KY drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.35%) and those who worked at home (3.74%).

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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Commute Time

26.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Logan County, KY have a shorter commute time (26.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 2.86% of the workforce in Logan County, KY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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

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Poverty & Diversity

15.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Logan County, KY (4.27k out of 27.1k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Females 6 - 11 and then Females 65 - 74.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Logan County, KY is White, followed by Two Or More and Black.

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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Health

91.2% of the population of Logan County, KY has health coverage, with 41.7% on employee plans, 21.3% on Medicaid, 15.9% on Medicare, 9.93% on non-group plans, and 2.43% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Logan County, KY see 3388 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.415% increase from the previous year (3374 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 3917 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1828 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.2% were men and 52.8% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

3,388 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Logan County, KY

Primary care physicians in Logan County, KY see an average of 3,388 patients per year. This represents a 0.415% increase from the previous year (3,374 patients).

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

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 25.4% under 18 years, 17.9% between 18 and 34 years, 38.3% between 35 and 64 years, and 18.4% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.2% were men and 52.8% were women.

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Uninsured People

8.77%
Uninsured
41.7%
Employer Coverage
21.3%
Medicaid
15.9%
Medicare
9.93%
Non-Group
2.43%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Logan County, KY grew by 0.204% from 8.75% to 8.77%.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 90.1 in Logan County, KY.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 35.8% in Logan County, KY.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 8.33% in Logan County, KY.

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