The Portland Census Designated Place had a population of 5,830 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Portland is located at latitude 41.5775 and longitude -72.6198 in Middlesex County. The formal boundaries for the Portland Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0.48 sq. miles. Middlesex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 79 feet.
The Portland Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377853) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Portland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Portland: East Middletown, Portland Center.
|Population in Households||5,705|
|Population in Familes||4,544|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||125|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,652 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,791 (67.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||657 (24.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||204 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$244,570|
|Average Home Value||$267,402|
|Median Household Income||$77,248|
|Average Household Income||$96,552|
|Per Capita Income||$40,978|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.66%|
|Per Capita Income||1.66%|
The table below compares Portland to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 56||61st|
|Population Density1||# 94||35th|
|Diversity Index2||# 91||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 56||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 64||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.