Porter Gallia County, Ohio

Porter: Township of Ohio

Porter locator map
Location of Porter on Ohio map.


Porter is a township located in the county of Gallia in the U.S. state of Ohio. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,918 and a population density of 151 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 9,135 inhabitants.

Chambers Road Covered Bridge image
Chambers Road Covered Bridge
Chambers Road Covered Bridge image


Porter is located at 38°55'42"N 82°16'57"W (38.9284100, -82.2823700).

Porter map


Porter forecast: A chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%. more

Porter Quick Facts

Population : 9,135 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Ohio (United States)
County : Gallia County
Area : 65.7 km2
Altitude : 1,109 feet / 338 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 01:20:54 (28th October 2021)
Density : 139 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.57% (2010-2020)
Weather : 68℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Porter decreased by 8.57% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,918 - census
2011 9,886 -0.32% estimation process
2012 9,798 -0.9% estimation process
2013 9,734 -0.66% estimation process
2014 9,623 -1.15% estimation process
2015 9,509 -1.2% estimation process
2016 9,419 -0.96% estimation process
2017 9,314 -1.13% estimation process
2018 9,268 -0.5% estimation process
2019 9,227 -0.44% estimation process
2020 9,135 -1.01% estimation process

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Schools in Porter

College & universities near Porter, OH

Code Name City ZIP
201478 Buckeye Hills Career Center Rio Grande (OH) 45674-0157

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Porter, OH

Code Name Address Type
HUN Huntington 1050 8th Avenue RAIL
AKY Ashland Transportation Center 99 15th Street RAIL
SPM South Portsmouth–South Shore station Main St & US 23 RAIL
CHW Charleston 350 MacCorkle Avenue - Southeast RAIL
MNG Montgomery Third Avenue and Washington Street RAIL

Post offices near Porter

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bidwell Post Office Bidwell (OH) 45614

Other places with the same name (8)

  • 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 , Maine town in Oxford County, Maine, United States with a population of 1,525 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 Gallia County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Gallia County , OH.

City Name Population Title
Swan Creek 8,398 Township in Fulton County, Ohio
Gallipolis 3,545 Town in Ohio
Addison 2,124 Township in Gallia County, Ohio
Rio Grande 777 Village in Gallia County, Ohio, United States
Vinton 528 Village in Ohio
Spring Valley 500 Human settlement in Greene County, Ohio, United States of America
Crown City 399 Human settlement in Gallia County, Ohio, United States of America
Cheshire 127 Village in Gallia County, Ohio
Adamsville 124 Human settlement in Ohio, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Porter distances to largest Ohio cities