Portland 83 Exceptional
Portland Livability #15 ranked city in Connecticut#2,141 ranked city in the USARanks better than 92% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Portland Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Portland Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% lower than Connecticut
Portland
11515% more expensive than the US average
Connecticut
12424% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Portland cost of living
A+ Portland Crime Total crime is 72% lower than Connecticut
Total crime
45382% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 22182% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-37%Year over year crime is down
Portland crime
B- Portland Employment Household income is 2% lower than Connecticut
Median household income
$70,00027% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$42,39942% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%19% lower than the US average
Portland employment
F Portland Housing Home value is 17% lower than Connecticut
Median home value
$222,20020% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$8867% lower than the US average
Home ownership
81%28% higher than the US average
Portland real estate or Portland rentals
A Portland Schools HS graduation rate is equal to Connecticut
High school grad. rates
87%5% higher than the US average
School test scores
66%34% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
12:122% lower than the US average
Portland K-12 schools
B+ Portland User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Portland
Overall user rating
75% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
75% 1 total surveys
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      Portland transportation information

      StatisticPortlandConnecticutNational
      Average one way commute21min26min26min
      Workers who drive to work84.2%78.3%76.4%
      Workers who carpool7.0%8.1%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.5%4.9%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.1%2.9%2.8%
      Working from home6.2%4.6%4.6%

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      Source: The Portland, CT data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).