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Best Places To Live In Portland, IN

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  • Portland, IN
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 6,225
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • St. Henry, OH
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,646
80
  • Fort Recovery, OH
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,437
78
  • Coldwater, OH
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,349
76
  • Berne, IN
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,982
74
  • Rockford, OH
  • 24.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,172
74
  • Winchester, IN
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,958
74
  • Albany, IN
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,988
72
  • Parker City, IN
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,429
72
  • Eaton, IN
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,725
71
  • Redkey, IN
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,490
71
  • Farmland, IN
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,308
70
  • Burkettsville, OH
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 267
70
  • Dunkirk, IN
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,341
70
  • Union City, OH
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,803
69
  • Ansonia, OH
  • 24 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,214
68
  • Selma, IN
  • 23.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 799
67
  • Union City, IN
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,470
67
  • Geneva, IN
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,628
66
  • Rossburg, OH
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 249
65
  • Montpelier, IN
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,718
64
  • Ridgeville, IN
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 531
62
  • Bryant, IN
  • 6.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 281
60
  • Poneto, IN
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 153
60
  • Pennville, IN
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 794
59
  • Saratoga, IN
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 242
55
  • New Weston, OH
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 110
54
  • Salamonia, IN
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 221
52
  • Vera Cruz, IN
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 109

Listed above are the best places to live in Portland, IN for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Portland, IN, followed by the best places to live near Portland, IN, sorted by Livability Score.

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