|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Portland is 20,536. Portland, Texas is the 1,834th largest city in the US.
Parts of Portland are located within Nueces County and San Patricio County.
The current population of Portland (20,536) is it's peak population.
Portland has grown 37.6% since the 2000. Portland, Texas is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Portland has a population density of 2,154.8 people per square mile.
|1829||Forest Lake, Minnesota||20,608||41.9%|
|1830||Pleasantville, New Jersey||20,595||8.4%|
|1833||Parma Heights, Ohio||20,543||-5.0%|
|1835||South St. Paul, Minnesota||20,536||1.8%|
|1836||South Milwaukee, Wisconsin||20,517||-3.2%|
The total voting age population of Portland, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,917. The voting age population is 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.3% of the residents of Portland are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Portland are 93.8% White, 1.9% Asian, 1.7% Other, 1.1% Black, 1.0% Two or more races, 0.3% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 41.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Portland, 7.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.1%. On a per-household basis, 6.1% of families are below the poverty line in Portland.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.1% of Portland residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.9% of Portland residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.1% have a bachelor's degree and 8.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Portland residents aged 5 and older, 22.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 21.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Portland is 2.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Portland, 14.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Portland is $76,123.
In Portland, 67.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.8% of housing units in Portland.
Of all the housing units in Portland, 0.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Portland, 21.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Portland is $1,250.
In Portland, 89.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.