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Portland Lifestyle Facts

Medical, Crime, Diversity and more



Portland Medical Care
Hospital/Medical Center City Distance from City Accredited - Medicare.gov or JCAHO GPTR 99 City
Average
Mercy Hospital Portland In the city Yes 4 accredited hospitals within 10 miles of city
Maine Medical Center Portland In the city Yes
HealthSouth/Maine Medical Center Portland In the city Yes



Portland
Distance to Nearest Large City
(pop. > 200,000)
107 miles  to Boston GPTR 99 City Average
72 miles



Portland
Demographics (2010)
. . 99 City Avg
White 85.0% 80.7%
Black 7.1% 7.2%
Native American 0.5% 0.8%
Asian 3.5% 3.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.2% 4.4%
Multiple Races 2.7% 3.0%
Hispanic (of any race) 3.0% 11.6%



Portland
Median Age (2010)
37 years GPTR 99 City Average
37 years



Portland
Family Income & Housing
(2010)
. . 99 City Average
Total Housing Units 33,836 32,601
Occupied Housing Units 91% 83%
Vacant Housing Units (seasonal or recreational use) 9% 17%
Home Ownership Rate 43% 55%
Median Family Income $63,239 $69,596
Average Family Size 2.90 2.90



Portland
Population Density
(2016 est.)
. . 99 City Avg
Land Area (sq mi) 21 36
People Per Square Mile 3,187 2,151



Portland Crime
(crimes per 10,000 population)
. Total Crimes Violent Crimes Property Crimes
2017 291 28 263
2016 297 29 268
2015 335 32 303
2014 345 24 321
2013 421 27 394


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