Portland Information

Portland Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Portland, CT

General Portland Information

State: Connecticut

County: Middlesex County

Close cities: Rockfall, CT, Lake Pocotopaug, CT, Cromwell, CT, East Berlin, CT, East Hampton, CT, Middletown, CT, South Glastonbury, CT, Middle Haddam, CT, Rocky Hill, CT, Cobalt, CT

Portland Population (census data)
Total 5,837
Male 2,807 (48.1%)
Female 3,030 (51.9%)

Population Density: 1,183 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 131.3 (US Avg is 100)

Portland Elevation: 150 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.93 square miles

Median Household Income: $68,312

Zip Codes: 06480.

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Portland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.6%)
  • Black (3.2%)
  • Hispanic (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (23.3%)
  • Irish (19.2%)
  • English (13.6%)
  • German (11.7%)
  • Polish (10.5%)
  • French (7.7%)
Foriegn Born: 307 people (5.3%)
  • Europe (65.4%)
  • Asia (19.2%)
  • Latin America (15.4%)

Local Portland Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, New York Mets
NBA Basketball: , New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New York Islanders, New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, Boston Bruins

Portland School Information

High Schools
Portland High School (95 High Street, Portland, CT, 06480 - Portland School District District)
Middle Schools
Portland Middle School (95 Main Street, Portland, CT, 06480 - Portland School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Brownstone Intermediate School (314 Main Street, Portland, CT, 06480 - Portland School District District)
Gildersleeve School (575 1/2 Main Street, Portland, CT, 06480 - Portland School District District)
Valley View School (81 High Street, Portland, CT, 06480 - Portland School District District)

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