Statistics from 1988 show state is a major player in the industry.
Ranked second behind Tennessee in number of log home material packages produced, with 1,585, an 11 percent increase over 1987.
Placed second behind Pennsylvania in the number of log homes built in the year, 1,385, a 20 percent increase over 1987.
Ranked third behind Tennessee and Wisconsin in dollar volume of log home material package sales, at $40.6 million, a 22 percent increase over 1987.
Tied for sixth with Michigan in number of log home manufacturing and handcrafting companies with 26, a 30 percent jump.
Was home to the largest number of builder-dealer representatives of log home producers, 178, a 16 percent increase over 1987.
SOURCE: Log Home Living magazine