Portland, CT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Portland, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
5,937
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
9.7%
Median Home
$222,900
Median Income
$76,908
Median Rent
$1,112

Portland SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
7

Portland, CT Crime Report

71
Total Crimes
768.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-67.25%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Portland
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 71 768.2 1,746.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 5 54.1 181.6 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.9 6.5
Robbery 1 10.8 57.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 4 43.3 103.8 279.7
Property Crime 66 714.1 1,565.1 1,958.2
Burglary 18 194.8 187.1 314.2
Larceny 36 389.5 1,141.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 12 129.8 236.8 246.0

Portland, CT Cost Of Living

114
Portland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Portland Connecticut National Average
Overall 114 124 100
Services 116 121 100
Groceries 104 108 100
Health 108 112 100
Housing 114 138 100
Transportation 109 112 100
Utilities 124 134 100

Portland, CT Photos

Source: Google Maps
Source: Google Maps

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Population over time in Portland

Year Population % Change
2020 5,937 6.6%
2019 5,572 -0.4%
2018 5,595 -0.2%
2017 5,607 -0.2%
2016 5,619 -0.3%
2015 5,634 0.1%
2014 5,628 -4.8%
2013 5,911 -1.6%
2012 6,009 1.0%
2011 5,947 -

Race / Ethnicity in Portland

White
90.8% (5,390)
African American
1.0% (60)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (18)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.5% (149)
Hispanic
5.4% (320)
Race Portland CT USA
White 90.8% 66.0% 60.1%
African American 1.0% 9.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 4.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.6% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.4% 16.4% 18.2%

Gender in Portland

Female
52.5% (3,117)
Male
47.5% (2,819)
Gender Portland CT USA
Female 52.5% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Portland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (59)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (356)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,543)
Some College
22.0% (1,306)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (890)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (1,306)
Master's Degree
5.0% (296)
Professional Degree
1.0% (59)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (118)
Education Portland CT USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Portland, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
6.4% (38,157)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.6% (9,243)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.2% (36,972)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.8% (40,528)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.2% (48,823)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (112,814)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (82,004)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.6% (110,681)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.4% (85,559)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (28,914)
Income Portland CT USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 4.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.6% 3.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.2% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.8% 6.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.2% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 15.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 12.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.6% 17.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.4% 9.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 13.2% 8.3%

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