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Population in 2012: 604 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 

Males: 308  (51.0%)
Females: 296  (49.0%)

Median resident age:  45.9 years
North Dakota median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 58274.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $55,022 (it was $30,375 in 2000)
Portland:

$55,022
ND:

$53,585
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,798

Portland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $107,881 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Portland:

$107,881
ND:

$142,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $83,028; Detached houses: $85,753; Mobile homes: $30,439

Median gross rent in 2012: $655.

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  • White alone - 720 (95.1%)
  • Two or more races - 15 (2.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 10 (1.3%)
  • Black alone - 4 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 4 (0.5%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (0.5%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Portland: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Norwegian (41.7%), German (27.4%), Irish (9.6%), Swedish (5.1%), United States (4.1%), Czech (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 984 feet

Land area: 0.86 square miles.

Population density: 702 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Portland:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Portland city:

  • Never married: 32.3%
  • Now married: 55.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.5%
North Dakota:  2.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,500 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,250 (1.3%)

Portland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (50.9 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (263.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (616.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mayville, ND (1.5 miles ), Hatton, ND (3.2 miles ), Clifford, ND (3.3 miles) , Blanchard, ND (3.6 miles) , Buxton, ND (3.8 miles ), Hillsboro, ND (4.0 miles ), Galesburg, ND (4.0 miles) , Reynolds, ND (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $91,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 47.50 N, Longitude: 97.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 701

Portland household income distribution Portland home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Portland by Year
Type 2005 2006 2007
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Robberies 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Assaults 001
per 100,000 0.00.0177.9
Burglaries 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Thefts 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Auto thefts 010
per 100,000 0.0173.30.0
Arson 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 310.0) 0.014.437.0

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

3.3%
North Dakota:

2.9%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+0.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Special education teachers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Portland-area historical tornado activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 39% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/26/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Portland city center killed one person and injured 18 people and caused $50 million in damages.

On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 41.5 miles away from the city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Traill County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Floods: 10, Snows: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Portland topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Portland:

  • SANFORD MAYVILLE (Hospital, Critical Access Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, about 3 miles away; MAYVILLE, ND)
  • LUTHER MEMORIAL HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MAYVILLE, ND)
  • HATTON PRAIRIE VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HATTON, ND)

Political contributions by individuals in Portland, ND

Airports located in Portland:


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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Portland:

  • University of North Dakota (about 33 miles; Grand Forks, ND; Full-time enrollment: 10,215)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 50 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 11,679)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 53 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,740)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 53 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 5,882)
  • Northland Community and Technical College (about 71 miles; Thief River Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,038)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 104 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 3,462)
  • Bemidji State University (about 117 miles; Bemidji, MN; FT enrollment: 3,658)

Public elementary/middle school in Portland:

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Notable location: Portland Fire Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Traill County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  SO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5 CO  NO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 25.7. This is better than average.
City:

25.7
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.27. This is about average. There were 33 monitors within city limits.
City:

2.27
U.S.:

2.43
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 20.8. This is better than average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
City:

20.8
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.0. This is better than average. There were 109 monitors within city limits.
City:

17.0
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.52. This is better than average. There were 52 monitors within city limits.
City:

7.52
U.S.:

9.59
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.288. This is about average. There were 79 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.288
U.S.:

0.334
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. There were 35 monitors within city limits.
City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00814. This is significantly better than average. There were 41 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.00814
U.S.:

0.05378

Drinking water stations with addresses in Portland that have no violations reported:

  • PORTLAND CITY OF (Population served: 604, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.9%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
North Dakota:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.9%
Whole state:  60.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Portland, ND

Portland compared to North Dakota state average:

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


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Banks with branches in Portland (2011 data):

  • The First and Farmers Bank: The First And Farmers Bank at Park And Morrison Avenue, branch established on 1886/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $47.8 mil, Deposits: $43.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: First And Farmers Bank Holding Company, The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Portland travel time to work - commute


Portland mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Portland city (based on Traill County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 86.32%
Here86.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchUnited Church of ChristOther
Adherents75.3%12.5%3.3%3.3%5.6%
Congregations64.3%7.1%3.6%7.1%17.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Traill County:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Traill County:

9.99 / 10,000 pop.
North Dakota:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

11.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Traill County:

7.7%
North Dakota:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Traill County:

30.1%
State:

27.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.1%
State:

13.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$486
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$321
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$128
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$2,024
Totals for Government 0$0 8$2,959


6.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,882 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
North Dakota average:

7.27%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Grand Forks County, ND  1.72% ($30,755 average AGI)
from Cass County, ND  1.14% ($41,400)


8.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,758 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.77%
North Dakota average:

7.80%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Cass County, ND  2.44% ($34,221 average AGI)
to Grand Forks County, ND  1.62% ($27,510)

Strongest AM radio stations in Portland:

  • KMAV (1520 AM; daytime; 3 kW; MAYVILLE, ND; Owner: R & J BROADCASTING)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KNOX (1310 AM; 5 kW; GRAND FORKS, ND; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KCNN (1590 AM; 5 kW; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KQWB (1660 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDAY (970 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVOX (1280 AM; 5 kW; MOORHEAD, MN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Portland:

  • KMAV-FM (105.5 FM; MAYVILLE, ND; Owner: R & J BROADCASTING)
  • WDAY-FM (93.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKBX (101.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFNW-FM (97.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDSU (91.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KPFX (107.9 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KQDJ-FM (101.1 FM; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: SIOUX VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFBN (88.7 FM; FARGO, ND; Owner: FARGO BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KDAM (104.7 FM; HOPE, ND; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZLT-FM (104.3 FM; EAST GRAND FORKS, MN; Owner: KRAD, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Portland:

  • KXJB-TV (Channel 4; VALLEY CITY, ND; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF FARGO LLC)
  • KVLY-TV (Channel 11; FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTH DAKOTA TELEVISION LICENSE SUB, L.L.C.)
  • WDAY-TV (Channel 6; FARGO, ND; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KFME (Channel 13; FARGO, ND; Owner: PRAIRIE PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Portland)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4 Mi S & 3 1/2 Mi W (Lat: 47.443333 Lon: -97.441194), Call Sign: KNBA773, Licensee ID: L00028664
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.980 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/04/1996, Expiration Date: 04/22/2001, Cancellation Date: 06/24/2001
    Registrant: County Of Traill, County Courthouse, Hillsboro, ND 58045, Phone: (701) 436-4510

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KA0ZKK
    Grant Date: 11/05/1996, Expiration Date: 11/05/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2008
    Registrant: Surges L Vinje, 1 Rural Rt 1, Portland, ND 58274
  • Call Sign: KE0DM, Licensee ID: L01133965
    Grant Date: 03/29/2006, Expiration Date: 03/29/2016
    Registrant: Gerald B Tollefson, 816 8th St, Portland, ND 58274
  • Call Sign: KE0XT, Licensee ID: L01475544
    Grant Date: 03/19/2009, Expiration Date: 03/19/2019
    Registrant: Robert L Aasen, 14673 1st St Ne, Portland, ND 58274-9441
  • Call Sign: NJ0B
    Grant Date: 08/15/1994, Expiration Date: 08/15/2004, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2006
    Registrant: Howard K Seaver, 816 8 St, Portland, ND 58274
  • Call Sign: WA0OIZ, Licensee ID: L01208970
    Grant Date: 11/03/2006, Expiration Date: 01/21/2017
    Registrant: Lauren A Erickson, Rr 1 Box 129, Portland, ND 58274


FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Portland)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7


Most common first names in Portland, ND among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Myrtle879.1 years
Ida882.1 years
Clara682.0 years
Arthur678.7 years
Carl574.2 years
Thomas575.4 years
Alice573.4 years
Elmer575.8 years
Alvin579.4 years
Robert576.0 years
Most common last names in Portland, ND among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Amb1274.6 years
Haugen1174.7 years
Anderson1087.4 years
Heskin983.1 years
Hanson980.1 years
Nelson884.7 years
Amundson780.1 years
Strand780.3 years
Knudson674.8 years
Johnson671.2 years
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