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Logan is a city in Cache County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for Ephraim Logan, fur trapper.

The latitude of Logan is 41.735N. The longitude is -111.833W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 4,534 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 43,675.


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Median household income
Local
$30,778
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Logan demographic reports
Logan is on the Logan River.
Former and merged names include:
· Logans Fort
Established by Mormons
Public transportation: Logan Transit (See the transit and travel sections below.)

Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 39. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.9 per 1,000 people.
Ranked No. 2 in the state, June 2001, in the ePodunk Historic Small Towns Index
Rated No. 20 on Healthy Cities list, by Organic Style magazine, September/October 2003
In a 2006 study, AllBusiness named Logan as the No. 5 best metro for women entrepreneurs.

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Well-known residents have included:
· Merlin Olsen, football player
Local festivals include:
  • Cache County Fair - Aug. 9-11, 2007
  • Summerfest Arts Faire - June 14-16, 2007
Dates often change. Check Logan web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Cache National Forest
Historic sites and museums: Logan LDS Temple, Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
Colleges and universities: Utah State University
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 84

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Logan demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Cache County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 84332 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

10% of Logan residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Logan ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Logan was $13,765, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

35% of Logan residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Logan festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

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Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
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History

Historic districts in Logan include Logan Center Street Historic District ... View historic districts

Housing & real estate

Median rent in Logan, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $436.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $952.


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Libraries

Libraries in Logan include Logan Library ... View libraries

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Media outlets

Newspapers in Logan include Logan Herald Journal

TV stations in Logan include KCBU, KCVB-CA.

National Public Radio programming is carried locally by KUSR., KUSU-FM.

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Politics

Cache County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Logan political report.

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Logan restaurants taking online reservations include Hamiltons Steak & Seafood ... View restaurants

Traffic

The average commute time for Logan workers is 14 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Logan between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of .7 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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