Portland

An active waterfront that supports fishing and commercial shipping, and a boasting art scene.

Welcome to Portland

Portland is Maine’s largest city located on the coast along Casco Bay. Here you will find a busy commercial center, a world-class dining scene, an active waterfront that supports fishing and commercial shipping, and a boasting art scene.

Overview for Portland, ME

66,988 people live in Portland, where the median age is 36.6 and the average individual income is $38,702.37. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

66,988

Total Population

36.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$38,702.37

Average individual Income

Around Portland, ME

There's plenty to do around Portland, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

39
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Maine Maple Creemee Co, The Portland Board, and Grippy Tannins.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.57 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.63 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.16 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.57 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.57 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.42 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Portland, ME

Portland has 30,913 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Portland do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 66,988 people call Portland home. The population density is 2,915.39 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

66,988

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36.6

Median Age

48.76 / 51.24%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
30,913

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$38,702.37

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Portland, ME

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Portland. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
King Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Lincoln Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Peaks Island School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Amanda C Rowe School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
East End Community School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Harrison Lyseth Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Howard C Reiche Community School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Longfellow School-Portland
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Gerald E Talbot Community School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Baxter Academy for Technical & Sciences
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
The Maine Girls Academy
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Lyman Moore Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Cheverus High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 5th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available

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