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   (County: Middlesex County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Portland Town, Connecticut give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 5 years : 299

5 to 9 years : 276

10 to 14 years : 287

15 to 17 years : 247

18 and 19 years : 95

20 years : 38

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 177

25 to 29 years : 169

30 to 34 years : 209

35 to 39 years : 296

40 to 44 years : 584

45 to 49 years : 422

50 to 54 years : 352

55 to 59 years : 332

60 and 61 years : 180

62 to 64 years : 165

65 and 66 years : 53

67 to 69 years : 183

70 to 74 years : 143

75 to 79 years : 177

80 to 84 years : 39

85 years and over : 19

Female:

Under 5 years : 347

5 to 9 years : 313

10 to 14 years : 328

15 to 17 years : 173

18 and 19 years : 190

20 years : 38

21 years : 23

22 to 24 years : 109

25 to 29 years : 86

30 to 34 years : 334

35 to 39 years : 377

40 to 44 years : 345

45 to 49 years : 347

50 to 54 years : 408

55 to 59 years : 226

60 and 61 years : 155

62 to 64 years : 228

65 and 66 years : 82

67 to 69 years : 141

70 to 74 years : 195

75 to 79 years : 136

80 to 84 years : 66

85 years and over : 130


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,094

Multiple ancestry : 4,902

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 63

Ancestry not reported : 477


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,783

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 54

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 99

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 383

Not a U.S. citizen : 217


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Total:

Under 5 years : 646

5 to 17 years : 1,624

18 to 24 years : 687

25 to 34 years : 798

35 to 44 years : 1,602

45 to 54 years : 1,529

55 to 59 years : 558

60 and 61 years : 335

62 to 64 years : 393

65 to 74 years : 797

75 years and over : 567

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 593

5 to 17 years : 1,387

18 to 24 years : 661

25 to 34 years : 610

35 to 44 years : 993

45 to 54 years : 973

55 to 59 years : 347

60 and 61 years : 158

62 to 64 years : 193

65 to 74 years : 472

75 years and over : 400

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 17 years : 170

18 to 24 years : 26

25 to 34 years : 151

35 to 44 years : 443

45 to 54 years : 418

55 to 59 years : 148

60 and 61 years : 98

62 to 64 years : 107

65 to 74 years : 258

75 years and over : 135

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 37

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 62

55 to 59 years : 13

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 9

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 67

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 166

45 to 54 years : 76

55 to 59 years : 50

60 and 61 years : 57

62 to 64 years : 93

65 to 74 years : 57

75 years and over : 23


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,393

Female : 3,394

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,004

Female : 992

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 84

Female : 69

Foreign born:

Male : 278

Female : 322


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence : 6,675

Born in other state in the United States : 1,944

Native: born outside the United States : 153

Foreign born : 405


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,669

Now married, except separated : 2,763

Divorced : 480

Separated : 0

Widowed : 252

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 163

Now married, except separated : 1,334

Divorced : 206

Separated : 47

Widowed : 86

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 134

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9

Foreign born:

Never married : 72

Now married, except separated : 421

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 30


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Speak only English : 8,052

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 215

Speak English less than "very well" : 116

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 23

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 133

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 43

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 39

Speak English less than "very well" : 20

Armenian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 48

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Portland Town, Connecticut

  • Italian: 2,000   (17.9%)
  • Irish: 1,786   (16.0%)
  • English: 1,314   (11.8%)
  • German: 1,015   (9.1%)
  • Polish: 955   (8.6%)
  • Other Groups: 775   (7.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 713   (6.4%)
  • Swedish: 590   (5.3%)
  • French Canadian: 323   (2.9%)
  • United States Or American: 313   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 274   (2.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 123   (1.1%)
  • Russian: 96   (0.9%)
  • European: 90   (0.8%)
  • Dutch: 76   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 68   (0.6%)
  • Portuguese: 64   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 54   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 46   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 46   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 44   (0.4%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 41   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 37   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 34   (0.3%)
  • British: 31   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 29   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 28   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 25   (0.2%)
  • Latvian: 25   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 22   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 21   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 17   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 13   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 12   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Portland Town, Connecticut is 9,536



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Portland Town, Connecticut: 4,759
Female Population in Portland Town, Connecticut: 4,777


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Portland Town, Connecticut: 41.8
Median Female Resident Age in Portland Town, Connecticut: 41.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Connecticut is 40


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Portland Town, Connecticut


White


Both sexes

44.0

Male

43.3

Female

44.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.1

Male

35.8

Female

32.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.5

Male

33.5

Female

37.0

Asian


Both sexes

36.8

Male

37.8

Female

36.2

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

38.5

Male

38.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.5

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.3

Male

14.8

Female

13.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.0

Male

27.8

Female

24.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.3

Male

43.6

Female

45.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Portland Town, Connecticut


  • White: 9,177
  • African American: 50
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 78
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 142
  • Two or More Races: 89



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Portland Town, Connecticut citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Portland Town, Connecticut

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 20   (0.69%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (0.24%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 35   (1.22%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 58   (2.02%)
  • 9th Grade: 47   (1.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 76   (2.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 31   (1.08%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 61   (2.12%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 941   (32.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 212   (7.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 250   (8.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 159   (5.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 566   (19.67%)
  • Master's Degree: 316   (10.98%)
  • Professional School Degree: 58   (2.02%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 41   (1.42%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (0.34%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.19%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 14   (0.44%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 114   (3.55%)
  • 9th Grade: 32   (1%)
  • 10th Grade: 69   (2.15%)
  • 11th Grade: 68   (2.12%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 78   (2.43%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 903   (28.1%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 214   (6.66%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 485   (15.09%)
  • Associate Degree: 226   (7.03%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 591   (18.39%)
  • Master's Degree: 337   (10.49%)
  • Professional School Degree: 55   (1.71%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 10   (0.31%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Portland Town, Connecticut

  • Portland Public Library


    20 Freestone Ave., Portland, CT 06480

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Portland Town, Connecticut


  • 3d Center Art & Photography


    1928 Nw Lovejoy St, Portland, OR 97209
    http://www.3dcenter.us

  • Alfa Romeo Owners Of Oregon


    Po Box 10072, Portland, OR 97209

  • American Advertising Museum


    222 Nw 5th Ave Ste 309, Portland, OR 97209

  • Amphibious Forces Memorial Museum Inc


    Po Box 17220, Portland, OR 97217

  • Antique Caterpillar Machinery Museum


    Po Box 3377, Portland, OR 97209

  • Arlington Club Heritage Foundation


    811 Sw Salmon St, Portland, OR 97205
    http://www.thearlingtonclub.com

  • Berry Botanic Garden


    11505 Sw Summerville Ave, Portland, OR 97219
    http://www.berrybot.org

  • Bosco-milligan Foundation


    701 Se Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214

  • Branch 15 Of The Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Association


    Po Box 23385, Portland, OR 97223

  • Brownstone Quarum Inc


    Po Box 204, Portland, CT 06480

  • Catlin Gabel School


    8825 Sw Barnes Rd, Portland, OR 97225
    http://www.catlin.edu

  • Celebrate Milwaukie Inc


    2036 Se Washington St, Portland, OR 97222

  • Childrens Museum And Theatre Of Maine


    142 Free St, Portland, ME 04101
    http://www.childrensmuseumofme.org

  • Christian Rock Museum


    10982 Sw Durham Rd - No 48, Portland, OR 97224

  • City Of Portland


    1120 Sw 5th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
    http://www.portlandonline.com

  • Classic Aircraft Aviation Museum Inc


    Po Box 91430, Portland, OR 97209

  • Colossus Of Boston H 9


    Thomas G Tatoncpa 2367 Congress, Portland, ME 04102

  • Connecticut Cellar Savers Inc


    634 Main St, Portland, CT 06480

  • Conner-bishop Historical Resource Center


    1630 Sw Harbor Way Unit 303, Portland, OR 97201

  • Contemporary Crafts Museum And Gallery


    724 Northwest Davis St, Portland, OR 97209
    http://www.contemporarycrafts.org/

  • Cooley Memorial Art Gallery


    3203 Se Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR 97202

  • David Douglas Historical Society


    1500 Se 130th Ave, Portland, OR 97233
    http://histsoc.ddouglas.k12.or.us

  • Drake Anchorage Research Collaboration


    3327 Ne Simpson St, Portland, OR 97211

  • Elk Rock Garden Foundation


    Po Box 69244, Portland, OR 97201

  • Ernest Bloch Legacy Foundation


    2309 Sw First Avenue Ste 1744, Portland, OR 97201
    http://www.philanthropy-counsel.com

  • Finnish-american Historical Society Of The West Inc


    Po Box 5522, Portland, OR 97209

  • Freakybuttrue Peculiarium


    2234 Nw Thurman St, Portland, OR 97210
    http://www.peculiarium.com

  • Friends Of Evergreen


    , Portland, ME 04101

  • Friends Of Silcox Hut


    601 Sw Second Avenue Suite 2100, Portland, OR 97204

  • Friends Of Sp 4449 Inc


    Po Box 42486, Portland, OR 97214


* There are 104 more museums in Portland Town, Connecticut not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Portland Town, Connecticut affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Portland Town, Connecticut.

Area Features of Portland Town, Connecticut


Airport


(1) Bemer Heliport  

Bar


(1) Pistol Point Bar  

Building


(1) Portland Fire Department Company 2   (2) Portland Fire Department Company 3   (3) Portland Police Department   (4) Saint Clements Castle  

Cape


(1) Bodkin Rock   (2) Paper Rock  

Cemetery


(1) Portland Burying Ground   (2) Swedish Cemetery  

Census


(1) Portland Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) The Straits  

Church


(1) First Congregational Church   (2) Saint Johns Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Portland  

Dam


(1) Great Hill Pond Dam   (2) Kelseys Pond Dam   (3) Portland Reservoir Dam  

Forest


(1) Pecausett Meadows  

Island


(1) Gildersleeve Island  

Lake


(1) Hallocks Pond   (2) Hedstroms Ponds   (3) Hulseman Pond   (4) Jobs Pond   (5) Kelseys Pond   (6) Pecausett Pond   (7) Supples Pond  

Locale


(1) Camp Sprague   (2) Eureka Mill   (3) Noyes School Camp  

Mine


(1) Strickland Quarry  

Park


(1) Indian Hill Avenue Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Benvenue Historical   (2) Fogelmarks Corners   (3) Gildersleeve   (4) Riverdale  

Range


(1) Bald Hill Range  

Reservoir


(1) Cranberry Bog   (2) Great Hill Pond   (3) Portland Reservoir  

School


(1) Gildersleeve School   (2) Portland High School   (3) Valley View School  

Stream


(1) Buck Brook   (2) Carr Brook   (3) Hales Brook   (4) Rattlesnake Brook   (5) Reservoir Brook   (6) Stocking Brook  

Summit


(1) Collins Hill   (2) Crow Hill   (3) Great Hill   (4) Gulf Hill   (5) Larson Hill   (6) Penfield Hill   (7) Raccoon Hill   (8) Straits Hill   (9) Strickland Hill  

Swamp


(1) Wangunk Meadows   (2) Webb Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Portland Town, Connecticut

06480 (pop. 9,051)


Cities Nearby Portland Town, Connecticut

Portland Town, CT  (pop. 9,536) 0.0 Miles
Portland Cdp, CT  (pop. 6,404) 1.1 Miles
Cromwell Town, CT  (pop. 13,559) 3.2 Miles
Middletown City, CT  (pop. 47,489) 3.8 Miles
Middletown Town, CT  (pop. 47,489) 3.8 Miles
East Hampton Town, CT  (pop. 12,507) 5.3 Miles
Rocky Hill Town, CT  (pop. 18,731) 5.5 Miles
East Hampton Cdp, CT  (pop. 2,754) 5.7 Miles
Lake Pocotopaug Cdp, CT  (pop. 3,405) 5.9 Miles
Higganum Cdp, CT  (pop. 1,876) 7.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Portland Town, Connecticut

860



Elevation in Portland Town, Connecticut is 33.0 ft. (10.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Portland Town, Connecticut

Lat: 41.590710 N        Long: -72.608844 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Portland Town, Connecticut need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Connecticut

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.01 9.11 7.55 12.83 0.00 9.16
  Total Electric Industry 10.01 9.11 7.55 12.83 0.00 9.16
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.51 9.49 7.93 13.42 0.00 9.60
  Total Electric Industry 10.51 9.49 7.93 13.42 0.00 9.60
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.07 9.86 8.22 13.92 0.00 10.04
  Total Electric Industry 11.07 9.86 8.22 13.92 0.00 10.04
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.39 10.04 8.29 14.08 0.00 10.26
  Total Electric Industry 11.39 10.04 8.29 14.08 0.00 10.26
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.47 9.99 7.90 14.00 0.00 10.18
  Total Electric Industry 11.47 9.99 7.90 14.00 0.00 10.18
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.95 10.33 7.94 14.38 0.00 10.50
  Total Electric Industry 11.95 10.33 7.94 14.38 0.00 10.50
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 12.05 10.29 7.86 14.35 0.00 10.51
  Total Electric Industry 12.05 10.29 7.86 14.35 0.00 10.51
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 12.13 10.28 7.76 14.52 0.00 10.52
  Total Electric Industry 12.13 10.28 7.76 14.52 0.00 10.52
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.95 10.01 7.70 11.65 0.00 10.30
  Total Electric Industry 11.95 10.01 7.70 11.65 0.00 10.30
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.46 9.69 7.42 10.93 0.00 9.96
  Total Electric Industry 11.46 9.69 7.42 10.93 0.00 9.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.86 9.27 7.32 10.06 0.00 9.52
  Total Electric Industry 10.86 9.27 7.32 10.06 0.00 9.52
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.48 4.40 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.48
  Energy-Only Providers 4.97 5.03 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.97
  Full-Service Providers 10.91 9.26 7.62 10.00 0.00 9.62
  Total Electric Industry 10.90 9.26 7.62 10.00 0.00 9.62
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.22 4.54 3.05 12.97 0.00 4.34
  Energy-Only Providers 5.23 4.72 4.10 4.76 0.00 4.73
  Full-Service Providers 10.96 9.32 7.69 10.34 0.00 9.72
  Total Electric Industry 10.96 9.32 7.68 10.35 0.00 9.71
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.19 4.66 3.11 0.00 0.00 4.53
  Energy-Only Providers 5.20 5.05 4.23 0.00 0.00 4.91
  Full-Service Providers 11.34 9.93 8.01 0.00 7.72 10.18
  Total Electric Industry 11.31 9.93 7.99 0.00 7.72 10.16
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.34 4.45 2.82 0.00 0.00 4.42
  Energy-Only Providers 6.22 5.24 4.63 0.00 0.00 5.46
  Full-Service Providers 11.63 9.90 7.90 0.00 7.25 10.27
  Total Electric Industry 11.63 9.90 7.89 0.00 7.25 10.26
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 6.22 5.02 2.71 0.00 0.00 5.37
  Energy-Only Providers 7.44 6.57 5.46 0.00 0.00 6.87
  Full-Service Providers 13.64 11.52 9.42 0.00 8.78 12.06
  Total Electric Industry 13.64 11.53 9.40 0.00 8.78 12.06
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 6.28 5.14 3.14 0.00 0.00 5.04
  Energy-Only Providers 10.71 8.95 8.70 0.00 0.00 9.39
  Full-Service Providers 16.85 14.02 11.70 0.00 14.55 14.85
  Total Electric Industry 16.86 14.03 11.71 0.00 14.55 14.83

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Portland Town, Connecticut

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 115   (2.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 74   (1.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 139   (3.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 468   (10.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 523   (11.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 646   (14.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 723   (16.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 533   (12.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 380   (8.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 189   (4.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 33   (0.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 35   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 358   (8.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 178   (4.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,282

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 199

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 22

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 16

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 54

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 15

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 37

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 196


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Less than 5 minutes : 253

5 to 9 minutes : 304

10 to 14 minutes : 533

15 to 19 minutes : 550

20 to 24 minutes : 864

25 to 29 minutes : 496

30 to 34 minutes : 794

35 to 39 minutes : 141

40 to 44 minutes : 160

45 to 59 minutes : 316

60 to 89 minutes : 168

90 or more minutes : 46


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

With Social Security income : 1,071

No Social Security income : 2,560


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

With retirement income : 770

No retirement income : 2,861


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 80

$10,000 to $14,999 : 24

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $29,999 : 23

$30,000 to $34,999 : 44

$35,000 to $39,999 : 45

$40,000 to $44,999 : 131

$45,000 to $49,999 : 121

$50,000 to $59,999 : 107

$60,000 to $74,999 : 181

$75,000 to $99,999 : 715

$100,000 to $124,999 : 356

$125,000 to $149,999 : 254

$150,000 to $199,999 : 342

$200,000 or more : 247


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $95,902


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Portland Town, Connecticut

  • NEW (1040 AM; 0.2 kW; West Simsbury, CT; Owner: God Radio Group)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WPRX (1120 AM; 1.0 kW; Bristol, CT; Owner: Nievezquez Productions, Inc)
  • WMRD (1150 AM; 2.5 kW; Middletown, CT; Owner: Crossroads Communications, Llc)
  • WCTF (1170 AM; 1.0 kW; Vernon, CT; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WQUN (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Hamden, CT; Owner: Quinnipiac University)
  • WNEZ (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Manchester, CT; Owner: Freedom Communications Of Connecticut, Inc.)
  • WWCO (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Waterbury, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • WCCC (1290 AM; 0.021 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Marlin Broadcasting Of Hartford, Llc)
  • WCCC (1290 AM; 0.49 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Marlin Broadcasting Of Hartford, Llc)
  • WAVZ (1300 AM; 1.0 kW; New Haven, CT; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WICH (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Norwich, CT; Owner: Wich, Incorporated)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Waterbury, CT; Owner: Watr, Inc.)
  • WYBC (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; New Haven, CT; Owner: Yale Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; Naugatuck, CT; Owner: Candido Dias Carrelo)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 3.5 kW; Naugatuck, CT; Owner: Candido Dias Carrelo)
  • WILI (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Willimantic, CT; Owner: Nutmeg Broadcasting Company)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WLIS (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Old Saybrook, CT; Owner: Crossroads Communications Of Old Saybrook, Llc)
  • WMMW (1470 AM; 2.5 kW; Meriden, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • WKND (1480 AM; 0.5 kW; Windsor, CT; Owner: Freedom Communications Of Connecticut, Inc.)
  • NEW (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Uncasville, CT; Owner: The Ridgefield Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Bloomfield, CT; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1.0 kW; Harwinton, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • WADS (690 AM; 3.2 kW; Derby, CT; Owner: Radio Amor, Inc.)
  • WRYM (840 AM; 1.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Eight Forty Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5.0 kW; Farmington, CT; Owner: Freedom Communications Of Connecticut, Inc.)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Portland Town, Connecticut

  • WRCH (100.5 FM; Farmington, CT; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WKNL (100.9 FM; Uncasville, CT; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WURH (104.1 FM; Meriden, CT; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WIHS (104.9 FM; Middlefield, CT; Owner: Connecticut Radio Fellowship, Inc.)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Marlin Broadcasting Of Hartford, Llc)
  • WFCS (107.7 FM; New Britain, CT; Owner: Central Connecticut State University)
  • WESU (88.1 FM; Middletown, CT; Owner: Wesleyan)
  • WNHU (88.7 FM; New Haven, CT; Owner: University Of New Haven)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; Burlington, CT; Owner: St. Thomas Seminary)
  • WNPR (89.1 FM; Bozrah, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRTC-FM (89.3 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Trustees Of Trinity College)
  • WQTQ (89.9 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Hartford Board Of Education)
  • WWEB (89.9 FM; Wallingford, CT; Owner: Choate Rosemary Hall Foundation)
  • WECS (90.1 FM; Willimantic, CT; Owner: Eastern Connecticut State College)
  • WRXC (90.1 FM; Seymour, CT; Owner: Monroe Board Of Education)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Manchester, CT; Owner: Cape Cod Christian Broadcasting)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Manchester, CT; Owner: Legion Of Christ College, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Manchester, CT; Owner: Morgan Brook Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Vernon, CT; Owner: Northeast Hartford Acorn)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bolton, CT; Owner: Wamc)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Vernon, CT; Owner: Wnyc Radio)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: University Of Hartford)
  • WGRS (91.5 FM; Madison, CT; Owner: Monroe Board Of Education)
  • WHUS (91.7 FM; Storrs Mansfield, CT; Owner: The Board Of Trustees, The University Of Connnecticut)
  • WYBC-FM (94.3 FM; New Haven, CT; Owner: Yale Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WERB (94.5 FM; Berlin, CT; Owner: Berlin Board Of Education)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; Meriden, CT; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WCTY (97.7 FM; Uncasville, CT; Owner: Wich, Inc.)
  • WQAQ (98.1 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Quinnipiac University)
  • WQAQ (98.1 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Quinnipiac University)
  • WQAQ (98.1 FM; New Haven, CT; Owner: Quinnipiac University)
  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; Willimantic, CT; Owner: Nutmeg Broadcasting Company)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Portland Town, Connecticut

  • WUVN (Channel 18; Hartford, CT; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; Waterbury, CT; Owner: Wtxx Inc.)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; Farmington, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; Hartford, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; East Lyme, CT; Owner: Paxson Hartford License, Inc.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; East Lyme, CT; Owner: Paxson Hartford License, Inc.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; Hartford, CT; Owner: Meredith Corporation)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; Farmington, CT; Owner: Nbc Telemundo License Co.)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; Seymour, CT; Owner: Mtb Bridgeport-ny Licensee Llc)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; Bozrah, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; Hamden, CT; Owner: Wtnh Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; Farmington, CT; Owner: Tribune Television Company)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; New Haven, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; Hamden, CT; Owner: Wtnh Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Portland Town, Connecticut

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 928  (38.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 237  (9.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 403  (16.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 373  (15.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,022  (46.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 367  (16.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 709  (32.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 12  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 25 Farms In Portland Town, Connecticut


(updated 2008)



Banks In Portland Town, Connecticut

Liberty Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 92

Td Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $219.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1,328

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Portland Town, Connecticut

  • Hartford Brainard


    (about 10.1 miles in Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: HFD)

  • Rentschler Heliport


    (about 11.3 miles in East Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: EHT)

  • Rentschler


    (about 11.6 miles in East Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: EHT)

  • Robertson Field


    (about 14.9 miles in Plainville, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT1)

  • Griswold


    (about 22.3 miles in Clinton, Connecticut; Airport Code: MPE)

  • Bradley International


    (about 24.3 miles in Windsor Locks, Connecticut; Airport Code: BDL)

  • Windham


    (about 24.5 miles in Mansfield Center, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT3)

  • Simsbury Airport


    (about 25.2 miles in Tariffville, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT2)

  • Tweed New Haven


    (about 26.8 miles in East Haven, Connecticut; Airport Code: HVN)

  • Waterbury Oxford


    (about 28.3 miles in Waterbury, Connecticut; Airport Code: OXC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Portland Town, Connecticut

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.85%

Carpooled

7.74%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.57%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.17%

Bicycle

0.39%

Walked

2.23%

Other Means

0.13%

Worked At Home

3.91%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Portland Town, Connecticut, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,240

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 170

Female householder, no husband present : 298

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 821

Householder not living alone : 102


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 70

Male householder and female partner : 37

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 58

All other households : 3,466


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,077

Renter-occupied housing units : 163

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 131

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 177

Renter-occupied housing units : 121

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 676

Renter-occupied housing units : 247


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 56

$10,000 to $14,999 : 125

$15,000 to $19,999 : 81

$20,000 to $24,999 : 133

$25,000 to $29,999 : 75

$30,000 to $34,999 : 118

$35,000 to $39,999 : 57

$40,000 to $44,999 : 180

$45,000 to $49,999 : 158

$50,000 to $59,999 : 204

$60,000 to $74,999 : 288

$75,000 to $99,999 : 860

$100,000 to $124,999 : 407

$125,000 to $149,999 : 293

$150,000 to $199,999 : 349

$200,000 or more : 247


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Total : 3,857


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Occupied : 3,631

Vacant : 226


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later : 83

Built 2000 to 2004 : 384

Built 1990 to 1999 : 300

Built 1980 to 1989 : 322

Built 1970 to 1979 : 348

Built 1960 to 1969 : 560

Built 1950 to 1959 : 770

Built 1940 to 1949 : 234

Built 1939 or earlier : 856


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Utility gas : 186

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 34

Electricity : 382

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2,894

Coal or coke : 14

Wood : 72

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 15

No fuel used : 34


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 18

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 66

$125,000 to $149,999 : 52

$150,000 to $174,999 : 151

$175,000 to $199,999 : 219

$200,000 to $249,999 : 650

$250,000 to $299,999 : 602

$300,000 to $399,999 : 779

$400,000 to $499,999 : 309

$500,000 to $749,999 : 201

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 34

Home equity loan only : 661

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 18

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,402

Housing units without a mortgage : 946


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Portland Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later : $306,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $333,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $396,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $349,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $342,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $258,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $237,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $226,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $262,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Portland Town, Connecticut: 69.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Connecticut: 66.3%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Portland Town, Connecticut

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 47.73%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 52.27%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Portland Town, Connecticut

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 50 50 $6,530,502
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

50 50 $6,530,502
2000        
  Single Family 62 62 $7,038,571
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

62 62 $7,038,571
2001        
  Single Family 83 83 $11,124,918
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

83 83 $11,124,918
2002        
  Single Family 55 55 $6,751,404
  Two Family 1 2 $200,000
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $307,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

57 60 $7,258,404
2003        
  Single Family 55 55 $7,323,750
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

55 55 $7,323,750
2004        
  Single Family 76 76 $11,908,188
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 60 $1,800,000
  Total

77 136 $13,708,188
2005        
  Single Family 42 42 $6,730,440
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 42 $6,730,440
2006        
  Single Family 18 18 $3,123,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $3,123,500


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Portland Town, CT): $63,285
Median Household Income In 2000 (Connecticut): $53,935


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Portland Town): $152,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Connecticut): $160,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Portland Town): $630
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Connecticut): $681


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Portland Town, Connecticut

Utility Gas: 3.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.6%
Electricity: 8.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 84.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.5%
Solar Energy: 0.2%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Portland Town, Connecticut are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Portland Town, Connecticut

Unison Home Care Services


     Address: 921 Saybrook Road, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/3/2000

Middlesex Hospital Homecare


     Address: 51 Broad St, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Berlin Phn Service


     Address: 240 Kensington Rd, Berlin, Connecticut 06037
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Patient Care


     Address: 1290 Silas Dean Highway, Wethersfield, Connecticut 06109
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/27/1984

Franciscan Home Care


     Address: 267 Finch Ave, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 6/5/1987

Hospitals Close To Portland Town, Connecticut

Middlesex Hospital


     Address: 28 Crescent St, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Midstate Medical Center


     Address: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

"hospital Of Central Connecticut, The"


     Address: 100 Grand Street, New Britain, Connecticut 06050
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Hartford Hospital


     Address: 80 Seymour Street, Hartford, Connecticut 06102
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Francis Hospital & Medical Center


     Address: 114 Woodland Street, Hartford, Connecticut 06105
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Portland Town, Connecticut

Portland Care & Rehab Center,


     Address: 333 Main St, Portland, Connecticut 06480
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Water's Edge Center For Health & Rehab


     Address: 111 Church Street, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 143
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Highview Health Care Center


     Address: 600 Highland Ave, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Middlesex Health Care Center


     Address: 100 Randolph Rd, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 143
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Wadsworth Glen Health Care Cen


     Address: 30 Boston Rd, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Portland Town, Connecticut

Name: Millstone 1,2,3
Address: PO Box 128; Waterford, CT 06385
Distance: 28 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Portland Town, Connecticut

    Retired Workers: 1,290
    Disabled Workers: 155
    Widowers Workers: 120
    Spouses Workers: 70
    Children Workers: 90


(updated 2007)



Middlesex County, Connecticut Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 56.31%
  • Bush & Cheney 41.97%
  • Other 1.71%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Portland Town, Connecticut citizens.

Relocation to Middlesex County, CT

7.38 % of Middlesex County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $59,295

Connecticut Average 5.12 %

0.17 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,402

Connecticut Average 0.19 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Middlesex County, CT (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Hartford County , CT 2.07 % ($57,435 AGI )
  • New Haven County , CT 1.85 % ($59,251 AGI )
  • New London County , CT 0.56 % ($52,016 AGI )

Relocation away from Middlesex County, CT

7.10 % of Middlesex County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $54,048

Connecticut Average 5.64 %

0.10 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,250

Connecticut Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Middlesex County, CT (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Hartford County , CT 1.78 % ($54,771 AGI )
  • New Haven County , CT 1.23 % ($47,288 AGI )
  • New London County , CT 0.63 % ($52,650 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Connecticut

Low Bracket: $10,000 (3.00%)
High Bracket: $10,000 (5.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Connecticut

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Portland Town, Connecticut is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Portland Town, Connecticut directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Portland Town, Connecticut

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 1 0 0 0 1 n/a 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 11 0 0 0 11 n/a 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 1 1 4 2 1 n/a 4 3 3 1 0 2 0
    per 100,000 11 11 44 21 11 n/a 41 31 31 10 0 21 0
Assault 5 0 7 1 3 n/a 0 2 7 11 5 8 10
    per 100,000 57 0 76 11 32 n/a 0 21 73 112 52 84 106
Burglary 26 21 22 18 17 n/a 21 27 13 22 18 21 9
    per 100,000 296 237 240 193 182 n/a 216 280 135 225 189 220 95
Larceny Theft 63 57 84 94 75 n/a 67 62 63 38 59 52 29
    per 100,000 717 642 915 1,009 803 n/a 690 643 653 388 619 544 306
Vehicle Theft 6 4 15 11 5 n/a 3 3 6 11 7 3 5
    per 100,000 68 45 163 118 54 n/a 31 31 62 112 73 31 53
Arson 1 1 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 11 11 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 10 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 0 3 0 1 n/a 1 2 3 3 1 3 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
24 21 30 31 24 n/a 23 23 21 18 21 19 11
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
13 11 17 16 13 n/a 12 12 12 10 11 11 7


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Connecticut

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
3,785 4,106 4,725 4,769 4,950 5,078 5,341 5,427 5,281 5,657


(updated 2014)



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