Portsmouth Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Portsmouth, OH

General Portsmouth Information

State: Ohio

County: Scioto County

Close cities: Franklin Furnace, OH, Rosemount, OH, Lucasville, OH, New Boston, OH, Dermott, OH, Wheelersburg, OH, Friendship, OH, Sciotodale, OH, West Portsmouth, OH

Portsmouth Population (census data)
Total 20,133 (-3.9% since 2000)
Male 9,178 (45.6%)
Female 10,955 (54.4%)

Population Density: 1,869 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.7 (US Avg is 100)

Portsmouth Elevation: 540 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $25,828

Zip Codes: 45662, and 45663.

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Portsmouth Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.0%)
  • Black (5.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.7%)
  • United States (15.9%)
  • Irish (12.4%)
  • English (9.9%)
  • French (2.5%)
  • Italian (1.5%)

Local Portsmouth Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians
NFL Football: Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers, Cleveland Cavaliers
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: Marshall University, Ohio University

Portsmouth School Information

High Schools
Clay High School (44 Clay High Street, Portsmouth, OH, 45662 - Clay Local District)
Portsmouth High School (1149 Gallia Street, Portsmouth, OH, 45662 - Portsmouth City District)
Elementary Schools
McKinley Elementary School (1729 Kinneys Lane, Portsmouth, OH, 45662 - Portsmouth City District)
Rosemount Elementary School (4484 Rose Valley Road, Portsmouth, OH, 45662 - Clay Local District)
Rubyville Elementary School (3019 Maple Benner Road, Portsmouth, OH, 45662 - Clay Local District)

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