Logan County

Quality of Living

Logan County is located in central Oklahoma, adjacent to Oklahoma County and just 30 miles north of downtown Oklahoma City. The county encompasses 742 sq. miles.

Interstate 35 traverses Logan County and offers easy access and a convenient transportation corridor to I-40 and I-44. The county is served by the BNSF Railroad and the growing Guthrie-Edmond Regional Airport.

Logan County is the 5th fastest growing county in Oklahoma, measuring 16% growth since 1990. The current population is 37,000 and is included in the 1.2 million Oklahoma City MSA.

Logan County is home to Guthrie, a charming Victorian city that once served as Oklahoma's capital city. It is on the national Register of Historic Places, a major tourist destination and serves as the county seat. Other major cities include Langston, Crescent, Cashion and Mulhall.

Economy 
Logan County offers a diverse mix of industry, including agribusiness, manufacturing (including aerospace) and retail trade/tourism. Educational opportunities abound at the 10 colleges and universities that are within a 45 minute drive. The county has many towns that provide a technology and business friendly atmosphere designed to encourage economic development. The Logan County Economic Development Council provides confidential site location assistance to potential business developers and manufacturing companies.

Unique History

Settled by the Land Run of April 22, 1889, Logan County was designated County No. 1 when Oklahoma Territory was organized in 1890. It was later named for Senator John A. Logan of Illinois, popular Civil War general.

Contact
Kay Wade
Logan County Economic Development Council
212 W. Oklahoma
Guthrie, OK 73044
405.282.0060
kaywade@logancountyedc.com

 

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