Portland Jay County, Indiana

Portland: City in and the county seat of Jay County, Indiana, United States of America

About

Portland is a city located in the county of Jay in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,223 and a population density of 483 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,992 inhabitants.

Portland Quick Facts

Population : 5,992 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Jay County
Postal code : 47371
Phone Area Codes : 260
Area : 12.88 km2
Named for : Portland
Altitude : 909 feet / 277 meters
Capital city : Portland is capital of Jay County
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 11:02:47 (24th May 2022)
Density : 465 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.86% (2010-2020)
Portland locator map
Location of Portland on Indiana map.
Jay County Indiana Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Portland Highlighted 1861236 locator map image
Jay County Indiana Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Portland Highlighted 1861236
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Geography

Portland is located at 40°26'4"N 84°58'40"W (40.4344900, -84.9777500).

Portland map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Portland decreased by 3.86% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,223 - census
2011 6,271 0.77% estimation process
2012 6,275 0.06% estimation process
2013 6,251 -0.38% estimation process
2014 6,211 -0.64% estimation process
2015 6,209 -0.03% estimation process
2016 6,174 -0.57% estimation process
2017 6,132 -0.68% estimation process
2018 6,085 -0.77% estimation process
2019 6,002 -1.38% estimation process
2020 5,992 -0.17% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 13,607
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 13,769
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 14,012
April 1, 2010 Population : 13,770
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.3%
People over 65 (%) : 16.4%
Female persons, % : 49.8%
White only, percent : 77.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 8.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 1.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 23.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 64.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 484
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 27.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.4%

Portland zip code is 47371. County name: Jay, County fips: 18075

Portland, Portlend, bwrtland, pwrtlnd ayndyana, Портланд, Портленд, بورتلاند, پورتلند، ایندیانا, پورٹ لینڈ، انڈیانا

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $236,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,778
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $760
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,244
2015-2019 Households : 5,056
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.72
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 91.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 41.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 91.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 88.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 44,363
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 563,236
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 412,428
2012 total retail sales per capita : $29,648
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $70,552
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $34,116
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,767
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 975
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 576
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 159
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,508
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 100
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,536
2010 population per square mile : 2,916.4
2010 land area in square miles : 4.72

People born in Portland (20)

People born in Portland, including actor Leon Ames, dancer and choreographer Twyla Tharp, Olympic runner Lacey Hearn, .

List

  • Kevin A. Ford (American astronaut) he was born in 07/07/1960
  • John A. M. Adair (American congressman and banker (1864-1938)) he was born in 22/12/1864
  • Bill Wallace (American martial artist) he was born in 01/12/1945
  • Elwood Haynes (American inventor (1857–1925)) he was born in 14/10/1857
  • John Guedel (American television producer) he was born in 09/10/1913
  • Bruce Robbins (American baseball player) he was born in 10/09/1959
  • Harley Young (American baseball player) he was born in 28/09/1883
  • Jack Imel (American dancer) he was born in 09/06/1932
  • Kenneth MacDonald (American actor (1901-1972)) he was born in 08/09/1901
  • Mary Meeker (American venture capitalist and securities analyst) she was born in 01/09/1959
  • Pete Brewster (American football player (1930-2020)) he was born in 01/09/1930
  • William H. Starbuck (American academic) he was born in 20/09/1934
  • Paul Bradt (mountaineering pioneer) he was born in 01/01/1904
  • Dale Metz Smith (American botanist (1928-2011)) he was born in 23/12/1928
  • Leslie Glasgow (American educator and public administrator)
  • Oscar Ray Bolin (Executed American serial killer) he was born in 22/01/1962
  • Casey Kenney (American MMA fighter) he was born in 20/03/1991

Schools in Portland

College & universities near Portland, IN

Code Name City ZIP
206613 Wright State University-Lake Campus Celina (OH) 45822-2952
486752 Ross Medical Education Center-Muncie Muncie (IN) 47303-6413
152530 Taylor University Upland (IN) 46989-1001
150136 Ball State University Muncie (IN) 47306

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Portland, IN

Code Name Address Type
COI Connersville station 1012 Eastern Avenue RAIL
WTI Waterloo Lincoln and Center Street RAIL

Other places with the same name (14)

Other cities in Jay County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jay County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Noble 65,835 Township in Noble County, Indiana
Greene 3,260 Unincorporated community in Jay County, Indiana
Redkey 1,278 City in Jay County, Indiana, United States of America
Bryant 247 Town in Bearcreek Township, Jay County, Indiana, United States
Salamonia 158 Human settlement in Jay County, Indiana, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Portland distances to largest Indiana cities