Portage, Michigan

Portage: City in Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States of America


Portage is a city located in the county of Kalamazoo in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 981 and a population density of 11 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 971 inhabitants.

The city was created 60 years ago in 1963.

Portage locator map
Location of Portage on Michigan map.

Quick Facts about Portage

Population : 971 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Kalamazoo County
Postal code : 49081, 49024, 49002
Phone Area Codes : 269
Area : 91.07 km2
Altitude : 879 feet / 268 meters
Establishment : December 12, 1963 (60 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 21:49:21 (13th July 2024)
Density : 11 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.03% (2010-2020)
Portage Hospital image
Portage Hospital
Portage Hospital image


Portage is located at 42°12'4"N 85°34'48"W (42.2011500, -85.5800000).

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According to census records, the population of Portage decreased by 1.03% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 981 - census
2011 972 -0.93% estimation process
2012 976 0.41% estimation process
2013 970 -0.62% estimation process
2014 968 -0.21% estimation process
2015 951 -1.79% estimation process
2016 943 -0.85% estimation process
2017 962 1.98% estimation process
2018 957 -0.52% estimation process
2019 960 0.31% estimation process
2020 971 1.13% estimation process

Portage zip code is 49002. County name: Kalamazoo, County fips: 26077

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Schools in Portage

College & universities near Portage, MI

Code Name City ZIP
152044 West Michigan College of Barbering and Beauty Kalamazoo (MI) 49008

Stations (18)

Amtrak & bus stations near Portage, MI

Code Name Address Type
KAL Kalamazoo Transportation Center 459 North Burdick St. RAIL
BTL Battle Creek Transportation Center 104 Capital Ave. S.W. RAIL
BAM Bangor 541 Railroad St. RAIL
DOA Dowagiac station 200 Depot Drive RAIL
EKH Elkhart station 131 Tyler Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Portage

Post Office Name City ZIP
Portag Post Office Portage (MI) 49024

Other places with the same name (6)

  • Portage , Indiana The second most populous city in Porter County, Indiana. It is located on the southern shore of Lake Michigan in northwestern Indiana. Portage is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk and the Portage Historical Society. with a population of 90,543 people.
  • Portage , Wisconsin fourth-class city in Columbia County, Wisconsin with a population of 10,381 people.
  • Portage , Pennsylvania home rule municipality in Cambria County, Pennsylvania with a population of 2,351 people.
  • Portage , Ohio village in Wood County, Ohio with a population of 490 people.
  • Portage , Utah town in Box Elder County, Utah, United States with a population of 274 people.

Other cities in Kalamazoo County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Kalamazoo County , MI.

City Name Population Title
Kalamazoo 76,009 The second most populous city in Kalamazoo County, Michigan.
Highland Park 10,712 Town in Michigan, United States
Pavilion 6,437 Township in Kalamazoo County, Michigan
Eastwood 6,340 Town in Nottinghamshire
Alamo 3,970 Township in Kalamazoo County, Michigan
Vicksburg 3,581 Human settlement in Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States of America
Fulton 2,399 Township in Gratiot County, Michigan
Galesburg 2,090 City in Michigan, United States
Parchment 1,825 Human settlement in Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States of America
Schoolcraft 1,548 Village in Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States
South Gull Lake 1,182 Unincorporated town in Michigan, USA
Augusta 896 Village in Michigan
Richland 847 Village in Kalamazoo County, Michigan
Climax 780 Village in Michigan