Logan 77 Exceptional
Logan Livability #46 ranked city in Utah#5,843 ranked city in the USARanks better than 80% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Logan Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C+ Logan Cost of Living Cost of living is 10% lower than Utah
928% less expensive than the US average
1033% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Logan cost of living
A- Logan Crime Total crime is 36% lower than Utah
Total crime
1,54538% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6538% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-14%Year over year crime is down
Logan crime
D- Logan Employment Household income is 42% lower than Utah
Median household income
$36,25634% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$17,63841% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%24% lower than the US average
Logan employment
F Logan Housing Home value is 27% lower than Utah
Median home value
$164,00011% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$66830% lower than the US average
Home ownership
41%36% lower than the US average
Logan real estate or Logan rentals
D Logan Schools HS graduation rate is 2% lower than Utah
High school grad. rates
87%5% higher than the US average
School test scores
44%11% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
19:116% higher than the US average
Logan K-12 schools
A+ Logan User Ratings There are a total of 10 ratings in Logan
Overall user rating
84% 10 total ratings
User reviews rating
70% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
88% 9 total surveys
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      Living in Logan, UT

      Located in the state of Utah, Logan is a medium-sized city with a population of 49,539 inhabitants. According to the most recent Census, 84% of Logan residents are White, 4% Asian and 1% Black. The median age of all Logan residents is 24, which is well below the national average. This is a good indication that this city could be ideal for young singles. 83% of the people in Logan (over the age of 15) are married and 53% have kids under the age of eighteen. Knowing that, it’s safe to say that this area could be a great place for other families to lay down roots.

      Whether you’re relocating to a new area to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Logan could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Utah if you know where to look. To help you find the best places to live in and around Logan, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like amenities, cost of living, housing and more.

      With a livability score of 71/100, Logan is ranked #9,475 in the United States and #75 in Utah. For each of the livability categories, we see that Logan ranks very well for amenities (A+) and crime (A). Logan does not do well for the following: weather (D-), education (D), employment (D-) and housing (F). It might be wise to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

      Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Logan, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do. Here are some of the more popular things to do in Logan: Willow Park Zoo, Beaver Mountain, and Utah State University.

      Crime rates can be the deciding factor for anyone looking to relocate to a new area. Logan gets top scores for their low violent crime rates of 94 crimes per 100,000 residents, which are significantly lower than the national average.

      Assuming that Logan meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Logan. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Logan are simply unattainable. Median real estate prices in Logan come in at $164,000, which is 27% lower than the Utah average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Logan, the home price to income ratio is 4.5, which is 25% higher than the Utah average. For most people, purchasing a new home is the biggest investment they will make in their lifetime. Taking a look at overall real estate appreciation rates in Logan will offer some insight into determining if your home purchase will be a solid investment for years to come. In Logan, the year-over-year appreciation rates were 20%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 3.4%.

      Logan transportation information

      Average one way commute14min22min26min
      Workers who drive to work70.0%75.9%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.4%11.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit3.8%2.6%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle2.6%0.8%0.6%
      Workers who walk6.9%2.6%2.8%
      Working from home4.0%5.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Logan, UT data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).