Portland, ME : What you need to know

Seaside relaxation and a historic downtown are among the quality of life perks in Portland, a major New England seaport and the largest city in Maine. About 230 restaurants give Portland the distinction of having the most restaurants per capita of any metropolis in America, and a thriving arts district is alive at numerous interesting venues. Portland has safe neighborhoods, highly rated healthcare and the state's largest school system – Portland Public Schools.


Portland, ME City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 66490
Latest Population Increase 98.55
Median age 36.4
Median Household Income $46280
Median Home Price $239400
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Portland, ME Rankings

Portland , Real Estate

From Bangor to Portland, Maine offers a great way of life for those willing to handle a little chill.

Portland , Health and Healt Care

Portland, ME Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 49.1%
  Population Women 50.9%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 0.2
In Portland

 
90% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In Portland

Median Population

Median age 36.4
Age 18 Over 83.2
Age 21 Over 80.1
Age 62 Over 15.7
Age 65 Over 12.8

Race

  Ethnicity White 85.3%
  Ethnicity Black 7.7%
  Ethnicity Asian 3%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 3.1%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 0.6%

Economics

  Median Household Income 46280
  Median Home Price 239400
  Homes Owned 56.6
  Homes Rent 43.4
  Median Property Rent 946

Language

  English Only 85.6
  English Other 14.4
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 18.4 MINUTES
in Portland

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of Portland

Commute Types

  Walked 12.2
  Worked at Home 5.7
  Public Transportation 3.1
  Other Means 3.2
  Drove Alone 67.4
  Carpooled 8.6

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