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Portland is a city in San Patricio County, in the Corpus Christi metro area.
The latitude of Portland is 27.876N. The longitude is -97.323W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 43 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 15,489.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Portland demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the San Patricio County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Corpus Christi area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 78374 ZIP code.
17% of Portland residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Portland ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Portland was $19,871, compared with $21,587 nationally.
26% of Portland residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Portland, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $573. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,078.
Libraries in Portland include Bell/Whittington Public Library ... View libraries
San Patricio County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Portland political report.
The average commute time for Portland workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Portland between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.3 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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