Portland

Demographics

  • Population: 9,739
  • Median Age: 41
  • Households: 3,971
  • Med HH Inc.: $86,734
  • Mill Rate: 27.24

Economics

  • Top Five Major Employers:
    • St. Francis Center for Behavioral
    • Town of Portland
    • Smurfit Stone
    • Scott & Daniels Inc.
    • Standard Knapp Inc.

Local News

City/Town Website

Education

  • Total Town School Enrollment: 1,464
  • Most public school students in Portland attend Portland School District, which has 1,429 students.
  • CT Mastery Test Percent Above Goal-
  • Average Class Size
    • Grade K: 14.6
    • Grade 2: 21.0
    • Grade 5: 21.3
    • Grade 7: 17.5
    • High School: 18.9

Quality of Life

Town
Banks 3
Lodging 1
Day Care Facilities 3
Crime Rates Per 100,000 Residents 111
Unemployment Rate: 7.7%

Hospitals

Residential Utilities

  • Electric Provider: Connecticut Light & Power – (800)286-2000
  • Gas Provider: CNG Corp (860) 727-3000
  • Water Provider: Connecticut Water Company – (860) 673-0079
  • Cable Provider: Comcast Middletown – (800) 266-2278