South Portland

Known for its historical lighthouses and is home to Maine’s largest shopping centers and the Maine Mall.

Welcome to South Portland

A coastal town overlooking Portland harbor. It is known for its historical lighthouses, and quaint neighborhoods and is home to Maine’s largest shopping centers and the Maine Mall

Overview for South Portland, ME

26,428 people live in South Portland, where the median age is 43.2 and the average individual income is $42,822. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

26,428

Total Population

43.2 years

Median Age

High

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

$42,822

Average individual Income

Around South Portland, ME

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

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Car-Dependent
Walking Score
53
Bikeable
Bike Score
21
Minimal Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Matcha Mood, Captain Mowatt's, and Masala Mahal.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.8 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.24 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.61 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.53 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.61 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.45 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for South Portland, ME

South Portland has 11,672 households, with an average household size of 2.21. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in South Portland do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 26,428 people call South Portland home. The population density is 2,189.94 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

26,428

Total Population

High

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

43.2

Median Age

49.05 / 50.95%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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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
11,672

Total Households

2.21

Average Household Size

$42,822

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

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Single
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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

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

Schools in South Portland, ME

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The following schools are within or nearby South 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.
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