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Logan County, West Virginia Overview

Logan County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. The county was formed in January 12, 1824. Named after Chief Logan, the county seat is Logan and it has a population of 34,707 as of 2015. The county has a total area of 456 square miles, with its land area encompassing 454 square miles, and its water area 1.9 square miles. The county consists of 33 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 25508 recorded as the one with the largest population. Moreover, Logan County borders the following counties: Lincoln County, West Virginia to the north; Boone County, West Virginia to the northeast; Mingo County, West Virginia to the southwest, and; Wyoming County, West Virginia to the southeast.

Logan County Clerk Information

To carry out the numerous duties, the clerk of the county commission may select deputies and other employees. The budget for the operation of the county clerk’s office as a whole is determined by the county commission. The salary range for county clerks is from $42,200 to $55,440 and is required to be full-time in Class I-V counties. Their duties include:

  • Issuance of marriage licenses, birth and death certificates
  • Record births, marriages and deaths in the county
  • Serve as Chief Voter Registration Official for the county register qualified voters
  • Maintain custody and integrity of the county’s voting machines, ballot boxes and other election supplies
  • Conduct training sessions for poll clerks and other election officials prior to their service
  • Serve as the recorder of all documents
  • Keep records of County Commission transactions
  • Keep minutes of all County Commission meetings
  • Oversee guardianship appointments
  • Prepare and send to all heirs a Notice to Redeem and take care of publications, redemptions or recording deeds with regard to delinquent property
  • Responsible for the bookkeeping of the county including budget, accounting and payroll
  • Assist the County Commission in their absence
  • Responsible for public notice of all Commission meetings
  • Serve as Secretary to the Civil Service Commissions
  • Issue hunting and fishing licenses
  • Provide notary services
  • Issue military service discharge records
  • Probate wills and assist in administration of estates
  • Conduct absentee voting and early voting, prepare ballots, accept candidate filings, and other election

    Below is the physical address of the County Clerk:
    John A. Turner, County Clerk
    300 Stratton Street
    Logan, WV 25601
    Phone: 304-792-8600
    Fax: 304-792-8621
    Email: %20jturn4@yahoo.com

    Logan, WV Genealogy and Ancestry Records
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
    Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200926,018
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20092,839
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-2009100
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-200982
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-200915
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-20095
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20091,111
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20092,438
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-200960
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-2009279
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-200919
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20094,422
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200940
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009411
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20095,548
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009947
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-200913
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-200912
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-2009101
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-200933
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200984
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009485
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009364
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-200920
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200914
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009169
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20096,292

    Logan County Clerk’s Office

    Address: 300 Stratton Street Logan, WV 25601
    Phone: 304-792-8600

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