Portage

Overview for Portage, IN

37,540 people live in Portage, where the median age is 37.1 and the average individual income is $29,202. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

37,540

Total Population

37.1 years

Median Age

High

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

$29,202

Average individual Income

Around Portage, IN

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

25
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
24
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Super Scoops Ice Cream, Nancy's Cafe, and Fajita Grill.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.84 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.93 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.36 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 4.58 miles 17 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 4.24 miles 7 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $$ 4.66 miles 38 reviews 4.8/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Portage, IN

Portage has 14,686 households, with an average household size of 2.54. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Portage do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 37,540 people call Portage home. The population density is 1,469.3 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

37,540

Total Population

High

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

37.1

Median Age

48.55 / 51.45%

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
14,686

Total Households

2.54

Average Household Size

$29,202

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

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

Schools in Portage, IN

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The following schools are within or nearby Portage. 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
Portage Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Nativity Of Our Savior School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Wallace Aylesworth Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Neighbors' New Vistas High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Ethel R Jones Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
George L Myers Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Portage High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Central Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Crisman Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Rowena Kyle Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
William Fegely Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Willowcreek Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
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