Porter Oxford County, Maine

Porter: Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States

About

Porter is a town located in the county of Oxford in the U.S. state of Maine. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,498 and a population density of 46 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,525 inhabitants.

The town was created 214 years ago in 1806.

Old Porter Meeting House  Porter  ME image
Old Porter Meeting House Porter ME
Old Porter Meeting House  Porter  ME image

Geography

Porter is located at 43°47'45"N 70°55'57"W (43.7959100, -70.9325600).

Porter map

Weather

Porter forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. more

Porter Quick Facts

Population : 1,525 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
County : Oxford County
Postal code : 04068
Phone Area Codes : 207
Area : 32.87 km2
Altitude : 466 feet / 142 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1807 (214 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 11:58:56 (19th October 2021)
Density : 46 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.77% (2010-2020)
Weather : 60℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Porter increased by 1.77% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,498 - census
2011 1,500 0.13% estimation process
2012 1,496 -0.27% estimation process
2013 1,493 -0.2% estimation process
2014 1,489 -0.27% estimation process
2015 1,493 0.27% estimation process
2016 1,489 -0.27% estimation process
2017 1,507 1.19% estimation process
2018 1,515 0.53% estimation process
2019 1,520 0.33% estimation process
2020 1,525 0.33% estimation process

Porter zip code is 04068. County name: Oxford, County fips: 23017

People born in Porter (1)

American baseball player Harry Lord was born in Porter

Schools in Porter

College & universities near Porter, ME

Code Name City ZIP
442213 Birthwise Midwifery School Bridgton (ME) 04009-1110
161518 Saint Joseph's College of Maine Standish (ME) 04084-5236
433970 Harris School of Business-Sanford Campus Sanford (ME) 04073
161527 Spa Tech Institute-Westbrook Westbrook (ME) 04092
182704 Empire Beauty School-Laconia Laconia (NH) 03246

Stations (27)

Amtrak & bus stations near Porter, ME

Code Name Address Type
CAY Conway, New Hampshire 392 West Main St. BUS
NCW North Conway, NH 2760 White Mountain Highway BUS
SAO Saco Transportation Center 130 Main Street RAIL
POR Portland Transportation Center 100 Thompson's Point Road RAIL
ORB Old Orchard Beach 11 First Street RAIL

Post offices near Porter

Post Office Name City ZIP
Porter Post Office Porter (ME) 04068

Other places with the same name (8)

  • Porter , Ohio township of Ohio with a population of 9,135 people.
  • Porter , New York town in Niagara County, New York, United States with a population of 6,503 people.
  • Porter , Indiana settlement in Indiana, USA with a population of 4,840 people.
  • Porter , Michigan township in Midland County, Michigan with a population of 2,447 people.
  • Porter , Pennsylvania human settlement in Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 2,055 people.
  • Porter , Oklahoma town in Wagoner County, Oklahoma, United States with a population of 692 people.
  • Porter , Minnesota city in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 164 people.

Other cities in Oxford County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Oxford County , ME. (more)

City Name Population Title
Rumford 5,735 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Paris 5,162 Town in Maine, USA
Norway 4,990 Town in Maine, USA
Oxford 4,102 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Fryeburg 3,436 City in Maine, United States
Bethel 2,749 Town in Oxford County, Maine, USA
Mexico 2,635 Town in Maine
Dixfield 2,481 City in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
South Paris 2,267 Census-designated place in Oxford County, Maine
Buckfield 2,071 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
West Paris 1,689 City in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
Hiram 1,659 Human settlement in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
Brownfield 1,653 Town in Maine
Peru 1,509 Town in Maine, United States
Hebron 1,431 Town in Maine
Hartford 1,229 Town in Maine, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Porter distances to largest Maine cities