Portland, Pennsylvania

Portland: Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America

About

Portland is a city located in the county of Northampton in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 519 and a population density of 911 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 512 inhabitants.

The city was created 179 years ago in 1844.

Quick Facts about Portland

Population : 512 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Northampton County
Postal code : 18351
Phone Area Codes : 570
Area : 0.57 km2
Altitude : 335 feet / 102 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1845 (179 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 01:23:21 (15th July 2024)
Density : 898 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.37% (2010-2020)

Geography

Portland is located at 40°55'23"N 75°5'48"W (40.9231500, -75.0965700).

Portland map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Portland decreased by 1.37% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 519 - census
2011 518 -0.19% estimation process
2012 519 0.19% estimation process
2013 515 -0.78% estimation process
2014 515 0% estimation process
2015 512 -0.59% estimation process
2016 513 0.19% estimation process
2017 515 0.39% estimation process
2018 514 -0.19% estimation process
2019 513 -0.19% estimation process
2020 512 -0.2% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,386
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 6,441
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -0.9%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,728
April 1, 2010 Population : 6,441
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 17.5%
People over 65 (%) : 23.9%
Female persons, % : 51.7%
White only, percent : 91.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 0.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 90.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 740
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 72.4%

Portland zip code is 18351. County name: Northampton, County fips: 42095

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 72.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $112,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $909
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $395
2015-2019 median gross rent : $705
2015-2019 Households : 2,941
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.18
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 77.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 14.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 49.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 12,978
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 30,818
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 97,930
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,230
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $45,307
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,745
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 511
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 246
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 104
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 466
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 350
2010 population per square mile : 1,848.3
2010 land area in square miles : 3.48

Schools in Portland

College & universities near Portland, PA

Code Name City ZIP
212115 East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg (PA) 18301-2999

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Portland, PA

Code Name Address Type
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL

Post offices near Portland

Post Office Name City ZIP
Portland Post Office Portland (PA) 18351

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Other cities in Northampton County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Northampton County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Bethlehem 74,892 The second most populous city in Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
Easton 26,978 City in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Lower Saucon 10,813 Township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Northampton 9,852 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Hellertown 5,820 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Nazareth 5,688 Borough in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Bangor 5,210 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Palmer Heights 3,762 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Pen Argyl 3,540 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Eastlawn Gardens 3,307 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States of America
North Catasauqua 2,825 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Bath 2,756 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Wind Gap 2,732 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Freemansburg 2,617 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Old Orchard 2,434 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Walnutport 2,115 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America