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Income and Employment

Quick Facts
Logan, 2008 - 2010:
Median household income: 36,488
Mean household income: 49,216
Employees in the labor force: 26,329
Unemployment Rate: 8.0
Percent of Population in Poverty: 20.2
Cache County, 2006 -2008:
Median household income: 46,850
Mean household income: 60,800
Employees in the labor force: 56,270
Unemployment rate: 6.5
Percent of Population in Poverty: 16.7
Source:
      US Census - American FactFinder
     

Income Distribution: Logan and Cache County, 2010
Income Range Logan Cache County
Less than $10,000 8.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.8% 14.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.6% 11.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.7% 17.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 20.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.6% 12.4%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.9% 9.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 2.3%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 2.0%
* Numbers represent the percent of households that belong in each income range
Source:
      US Census - American FactFinder
     

Non-Agricultural Employment by Occupation:
Logan and Cache County, 2010
Occupation Logan Cache County
Management, professional, and related occupations 33.8% 33.9%
Service occupations 19.1% 15.8%
Sales and office occupations 26.1% 25.6%
Farming, fishing and forestry occupations 0.5% 0.6%
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 3.6% 4.3%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 13.7% 16.9%
* Numbers represent the percent of all employed civillian workers age 16 and over working in each profession.
Source:
     U.S. Census: American FactFinder
     

Cost of Living: Logan, 2010
Place Cost of Living
U.S. Average 100.0
Salt Lake City 100.6
Logan 95.6
Cedar City 88.7
St. George 96.3
Source:
     Department of Workforce Services
     

Average Monthly Wages by Industry:
Logan and Cache County, 2008
Industry Logan Cache County
Mining 0 1,688
Construction 2,523 2,337
Manufacturing 3,219 3,136
Trade, Transportation & Utilites 1,785 1,894
Information 2,248 2,190
Financial Activities 2,527 2,384
Professional & Business Services 2,648 2,579
Education & Health Services 2,237 2,203
Leisure & Hospitality 1,005 967
Other Services 2,088 2,066
Government 2,614 2,500
Source:
     2009 Annual Report of Labor Market Information
     

Employment by Industry: Logan and Cache County, 2008
Industry Logan Cache County
Mining 0 7
Construction 1,319 2,797
Manufacturing 7,152 10,866
Trade, Transportation & Utilites 5,809 7,624
Information 462 577
Financial Activities 1,314 1,652
Professional & Business Services 4,490 5,497
Education & Health Services 4,566 5,298
Leisure & Hospitality 2,941 3,594
Other Services 795 1,079
Government 9,181 11,719
* Numbers represent the number of employees in each industry.
Source:
     2009 Annual Report of Labor Market Information
     

Principal Employers: Logan, 2011
  • Utah State University   
  • Education   5,000-6,999
  • Icon Health & Fitness, Inc.   
  • Exercise equipment   1,000-1,999
  • Logan Regional Hospital   
  • Health care   1,000-1,999
  • Schreiber's Foods, Inc   
  • Cheese Products   1,000-1,999
  • Logan City School District   
  • Education   500-999
  • Hyclone Laboratories, Inc.   
  • BioGenetic components   500-999
  • Convergys   
  • Telephone call center   500-999
  • Gossner Foods, Inc   
  • Cheese and dairy   250-499
  • Moore Business   
  • Business Forms   250-499
  • Space Dynamics Laboratory   
  • Scientific research   250-499
    Source:
         Logan City Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
         
    More Information
    • American FactFinder - U.S. Census Bureau site with census data for U.S. states, counties, cities and zip codes. Includes data on population, income and employment, education levels, housing and business.
    • Annual Report of Labor Market Information: 2007 - Statewide and county level data on businesses, employment, wages and the labor force in Utah. Provided by the Utah Department of Workforce Services.
    • County Business Patterns - Annual reports on business trends and industries for each state in the U.S. Provided by the United States Census Bureau.
    • Department of Workforce Services: Economic and Labor Market Information - A collection of resources with information about the economy in Utah including employee turnover rate; data on employees, employers and wages; and economic news.
    • Economic Report to the Governor 2010 - Annual report to the governor on Utah's economic outlook. Includes information for the entire state and individual counties on demographics, employment and wages, income, business, cost of living, education and more.
    • State and Metropolitan Area Data Book: 2006 - U.S. Census Bureau publication with statistics for U.S. states, counties and metropolitan areas. Contains facts on population, health, housing, income, business and government.
    • Statistical Abstract of the United States - U.S. Census Bureau publication with data for the entire United States covering topics such as population, agriculture, business, housing, education, government, geography, health, income and transportation.
    • U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics - Nationwide and local statistics on labor and business in the United States.
    • Utah Economic Data Viewer - Department of Workforce Services Site with information on occupations, economic profiles of Utah counties, wages, Utah labor force and Utah industries.