Portage Lakes, Ohio

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Population in 2010: 6,968.
Population change since 2000: -29.4%
Males: 3,558  (51.1%)
Females: 3,410  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

41.0 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 44319.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,245 (it was $43,698 in 2000)
Portage Lakes:

$57,245
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,228 (it was $22,267 in 2000)

Portage Lakes CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $139,248 (it was $104,800 in 2000)
Portage Lakes:

$139,248
OH:

$144,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $174,441; detached houses: $171,416; townhouses or other attached units: $276,266

Median gross rent in 2017: $834.

March 2019 cost of living index in Portage Lakes: 96.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.5%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Portage Lakes, OH (2010)
    • 6,65095.4%White alone
    • 1171.7%Black alone
    • 901.3%Two or more races
    • 460.7%Hispanic
    • 440.6%Asian alone
    • 170.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.01%Other race alone

Races in Portage Lakes detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: American (31.1%), German (12.4%), Italian (7.2%), English (5.6%), Irish (4.3%), Polish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1050 feet

Land area: 6.57 square miles.

Population density: 1,060 people per square mile   (low).

Portage Lakes, Ohio map

162 residents are foreign born (0.4% Latin America, 0.4% Asia, 0.3% Europe).

This place:

2.4%
Ohio:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,605 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,290 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Akron, OH (5.5 miles , pop. 217,074).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (324.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

New Franklin, OH (1.7 miles ),
Green, OH (1.9 miles ),
Barberton, OH (2.0 miles ),
Akron, OH (2.4 miles ),
Sawyerwood, OH (2.4 miles ),
Lakemore, OH (2.4 miles ),
Norton, OH (2.5 miles ),
Uniontown, OH (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.99 N, Longitude: 81.53 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,441 (-21.2%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 347 (8.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 330

Distribution of median household income in Portage Lakes, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Portage Lakes, OH in 2017

Property values in Portage Lakes, OH

Portage Lakes satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Ohio:

4.1%
Historical population in Portage Lakes, OH
Most common industries in Portage Lakes, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.3%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
  • Machinery (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.0%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Portage Lakes, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)

Average climate in Portage Lakes, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Portage Lakes, Ohio average temperatures Portage Lakes, Ohio average precipitation Portage Lakes, Ohio humidity Portage Lakes, Ohio wind speed Portage Lakes, Ohio snowfall Portage Lakes, Ohio sunshine Portage Lakes, Ohio clear and cloudy days

Portage Lakes, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.6. This is about average.

City:

77.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.216. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.216
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.125. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.125
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.11. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.11
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Portage Lakes-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.5 miles away from the Portage Lakes place center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.9 miles away from the place center killed 18 people and injured 200 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Portage Lakes-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 68.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 46.3 miles away from Portage Lakes center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 231.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 75.7 miles away from Portage Lakes center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 152.0 miles away from Portage Lakes center
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 21.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Summit County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Portage Lakes topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Portage Lakes:

  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; AKRON, OH)
  • PEBBLE CREEK (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; AKRON, OH)
  • PEBBLE CREEK SENIOR CARE RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; AKRON, OH)
  • REM-OHIO INC/LITTLEDALE HOME (Hospital, about 2 miles away; AKRON, OH)
  • REM-OHIO, INC, POTTS DRIVE HOM (Hospital, about 2 miles away; BARBERTON, OH)
  • HOME IV TEAM INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; AKRON, OH)
  • GUARDIAN ANGEL HOME CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; AKRON, OH)

Amtrak station near Portage Lakes:

  • 7 miles: AKRON (906 E. BOWERY ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Portage Lakes:

  • University of Akron Main Campus (about 6 miles; Akron, OH; Full-time enrollment: 22,216)
  • Stark State College (about 10 miles; North Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 7,707)
  • Kent State University at Stark (about 11 miles; Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 3,259)
  • Walsh University (about 12 miles; North Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 2,553)
  • Malone University (about 15 miles; Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 2,201)
  • Kent State University at Kent (about 15 miles; Kent, OH; FT enrollment: 25,431)
  • University of Mount Union (about 24 miles; Alliance, OH; FT enrollment: 2,302)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Portage Lakes: Hol-Hi Golf Club (A), Bay Side Picnic Area (B), Big Oaks Picnic Area (C), High Point Picnic Area (D), Latham Lane Picnic Area (E), Old Park Picnic Area (F), North Turkeyfoot Industrial Park (G), Coventry Township Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Coventry Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Portage Lakes: Hope Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Portage Lakes (A), Rex Lake (B), Hower Lake (C), Turkeyfoot Lake (D), Grape Lake (E), Long Lake Channel (F), Dollar Lake (G), North Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: Feeder Race River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Portage Lakes include: Portage Lakes Wetland State Nature Preserve (1), Portage Lakes State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Turkeyfoot Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Summit County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.1 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

55.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.8%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
13 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Portage Lakes in 2000:

  • 54 people in nursing homes
  • 39 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 32 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

For population 15 years and over in Portage Lakes:

Marital status in Portage Lakes, OH
  • Never married: 34.8%
  • Now married: 41.6%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

For population 25 years and over in Portage Lakes:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Ohio average:

10.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Portage Lakes
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Portage Lakes, OH (based on Summit County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic116,94133
Evangelical Protestant73,586254
Mainline Protestant46,521127
Other7,34734
Black Protestant6,12926
Orthodox4,23012
None287,027-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 84
Summit County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Summit County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 42
Summit County:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 145
Summit County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 337
Here:

6.20 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.7%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.6%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Summit County:

12.0%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Portage Lakes:

50.3%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Portage Lakes:

46.2%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Portage Lakes:

28.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Portage Lakes:

23.5%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

5.6%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.9%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.5%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.8%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Portage Lakes, OH Residents

4.93% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,998 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
Ohio average:

5.23%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($193 average AGI)
Summit County:

0.02%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cuyahoga County, OH  0.95% ($59,201 average AGI)
from Portage County, OH  0.71% ($46,967)
from Stark County, OH  0.63% ($46,733)


5.31% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($64,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
Ohio average:

5.51%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($549 average AGI)
Summit County:

0.04%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cuyahoga County, OH  0.85% ($53,747 average AGI)
to Stark County, OH  0.63% ($45,421)
to Portage County, OH  0.61% ($48,490)

Strongest AM radio stations in Portage Lakes:

  • WAKR (1590 AM; 5 kW; AKRON, OH; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHLO (640 AM; 5 kW; AKRON, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHBC (1480 AM; 15 kW; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRCW (1060 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CANTON, OH)
  • WTOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; AKRON, OH)
  • WCUE (1150 AM; 5 kW; CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WWMK (1260 AM; 10 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WERE (1300 AM; 5 kW; CLEVELAND, OH)

Strongest FM radio stations in Portage Lakes:

  • WONE-FM (97.5 FM; AKRON, OH; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WKSU-FM (89.7 FM; KENT, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WQMX (94.9 FM; MEDINA, OH; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP, INC)
  • WZIP (88.1 FM; AKRON, OH; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON)
  • WAPS (91.3 FM; AKRON, OH; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, AKRON CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WKDD (98.1 FM; CANTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAKS (96.5 FM; AKRON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHBC-FM (94.1 FM; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNIR (100.1 FM; KENT, OH; Owner: MEDIA-COM, INC.)
  • WMJI (105.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNCX (98.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF CLEVELAND INC.)
  • WQAL (104.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMVX (106.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDOK (102.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WZAK (93.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRQK-FM (106.9 FM; CANTON, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCRF-FM (103.3 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WMXY (98.9 FM; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNWV (107.3 FM; ELYRIA, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WENZ (107.9 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Portage Lakes:

  • WVPX (Channel 23; AKRON, OH; Owner: PAXSON AKRON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WAKN-LP (Channel 11; AKRON, OH; Owner: AKRON TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEAO (Channel 49; AKRON, OH; Owner: NORTHEASTERN EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WAOH-LP (Channel 29; AKRON, OH; Owner: MEDIA-COM TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WDLI (Channel 17; CANTON, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOAC (Channel 67; CANTON, OH; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WKYC-TV (Channel 3; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WKYC-TV, INC.)
  • WOIO (Channel 19; SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WBNX-TV (Channel 55; AKRON, OH; Owner: WINSTON BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WEWS-TV (Channel 5; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQHS-TV (Channel 61; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: UNIVISION CLEVELAND LLC)
  • W35AX (Channel 35; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: MEDIA-COM TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WVIZ (Channel 25; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)
  • WUAB (Channel 43; LORAIN, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WJW (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WJW LICENSE, INC.)
  • WIVM-LP (Channel 52; CANTON, OH; Owner: LUCINDA DeVAUL-TONGES)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WXOX-LP (Channel 65; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W53AX (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WRAP-CA (Channel 32; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNEO (Channel 45; ALLIANCE, OH; Owner: NORTHEASTERN EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION OF OHIO, INC.)
Portage Lakes fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Portage Lakes fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 8.7mTotal length
  • 73,094Total average daily traffic
  • 3,240Total average daily truck traffic
  • 101,455Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED53$115,09735$120,946155$142,7329$66,1940$015$151,2291$69,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$109,1954$155,84514$110,9792$40,4850$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$104,2513$116,12060$154,98715$49,1071$506,4606$123,5350$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$112,4492$62,18031$136,9851$25,2500$06$121,1300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$196,1108$159,7831$86,0200$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5316.01 , 5318.01, 5318.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$140,2451$145,520
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$161,4854$182,210
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$105,6300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5316.01 , 5318.01, 5318.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Portage Lakes, OH
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Portage Lakes, OH - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Portage Lakes, OH
  • 96.1%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Electricity
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Portage Lakes, OH
  • 89.1%Utility gas
  • 7.3%Electricity
  • 2.9%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Portage Lakes compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Portage Lakes on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population decrease from 2000 (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2014 (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
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