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Logan County, Kansas

Date Established: February 24, 1887
Date Organized: September 17, 1887
Location: Kansas map showing location of Logan County
County Seat: Oakley
Origin of Name: In honor of John A. Logan (1826-1886), a Union general during the Civil War and later U.S. senator from Illinois.
Cities & Townships
PlacePopulation (2010 census)
Augustine Township  22 
Elkader Township 
Lees Township 
Logansport Township 
McAllaster Township  25 
Monument Township  141 
Oakley Township  2,185 
Paxton Township  28 
Russell Springs Township  50 
Western Township  43 
Winona Township  242 
Total population: 2,756 

Township map of Logan County, 2000
Population:
1890 (3,384)
1900 (1,962)
1910 (4,240)
1920 (3,223)
1930 (4,145)
1940 (3,688)
1950 (4,206)
1960 (4,036)
1970 (3,814)
1980 (3,478)
1990 (3,081)
2000 (3,046)
2010 (2,756)
Other Resources: Post offices in Logan County
Cemeteries in Logan County, As of 1906
Newspapers Available on Microfilm
Townships and Independent Cities in Logan County
Bibliography
Kansas Memory
Links to Other Sites: Logan County page [Blue Skyways]
Logan County GenWeb
Early Kansas Maps [KanColl]
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