ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
PORTLAND COMMUNITY PROFILE
New York > All counties > Chautauqua County > Portland
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Portland, New York, NY

Send us your Portland photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Portland
Blog about Portland
Portland map

Sponsored Ads

Portland is a town in Chautauqua County, in the Jamestown-Dunkirk-Fredonia metro area.

Portland is in the Southern Tier region.

The latitude of Portland is 42.374N. The longitude is -79.468W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 784 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 5,502.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$30,909
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Portland demographic reports
Portland is on Lake Erie
Nearby parks & recreation: Lake Erie State Park

Listed places near Portland

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Portland
Chautauqua County
New York
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Portland demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Chautauqua County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Jamestown area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 14769 ZIP code.

Portland, NY locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Portland Web sites

Ancestry & family history

25% of Portland residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Portland ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Portland was $12,881, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

9% of Portland residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events


Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Portland
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Portland, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $355.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $785.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Portland include Ahira Hall Memorial Library ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Chautauqua County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Portland political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Traffic

The average commute time for Portland workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel
Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of New York community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Portland:

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!