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Population in 2012: 518 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.5%
 

Males: 232  (44.9%)
Females: 286  (55.1%)

Median resident age:  44.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 18343, 18351.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,483 (it was $36,827 in 2000)
Portland:

$36,483
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $22,786

Portland borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $183,539 (it was $124,400 in 2000)
Portland:

$183,539
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $251,698; Detached houses: $255,374; Townhouses or other attached units: $113,730; In 2-unit structures: $224,874; Mobile homes: $232,629

Median gross rent in 2012: $820.

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  • White alone - 472 (90.9%)
  • Black alone - 18 (3.5%)
  • Hispanic - 17 (3.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 4 (0.8%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (0.8%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Portland: 98.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (24.2%), Irish (15.5%), Italian (9.2%), English (7.9%), Polish (4.4%), Hungarian (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1876

Elevation: 299 feet

Land area: 0.52 square miles.

Population density: 1,000 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Portland:

  • High school or higher: 95.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 21.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Portland borough:

  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 46.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

28 residents are foreign born

This borough:  6.1%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,867 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,115 (1.4%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bethlehem, PA (25.0 miles , pop. 71,329).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (49.5 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (63.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Columbia, NJ (0.7 miles ), Delaware, NJ (1.6 miles) , Hainesburg, NJ (1.7 miles) , Delaware Water Gap borough, PA (2.2 miles ), East Bangor borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Mount Hermon, NJ (2.3 miles) , Belvidere, NJ (2.5 miles ), Stroudsburg borough, PA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.92 N, Longitude: 75.10 W

Area code: 570

Portland household income distribution Portland home values distribution

Crime rates in Portland (2011):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 thefts (383.9 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 16.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 259.9)

Crime rates in Portland (2012):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 5 thefts (959.7 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 40.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 257.0)

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.9%
Pennsylvania:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +62 (+12.0%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (34%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Portland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.9 miles away from the Portland borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 20.3 miles away from the borough center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Portland-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 64.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.0 miles away from Portland center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 21.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 55.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1990 at 01:34:48, a magnitude 3.2 (2.9 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from Portland center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 80.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Northampton County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Portland:

  • CLOVER REST HOME (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; COLUMBIA, NJ)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-STROUD (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • STROUD MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA)

Political contributions by individuals in Portland, PA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Portland:

  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 7 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 6,251)
  • Centenary College (about 15 miles; Hackettstown, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,358)
  • Lafayette College (about 17 miles; Easton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,365)
  • Sussex County Community College (about 21 miles; Newton, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,461)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 21 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 5,423)
  • Lehigh University (about 27 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 5,788)
  • County College of Morris (about 28 miles; Randolph, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,136)

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Notable location: Portland Borough Fire Department Station 33 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Jacoby Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Northampton 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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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


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.3%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.0% for Black residents, 27.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 39.1% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This borough:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  61.9%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  10.3%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Portland, PA

Portland compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.


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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:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (60%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Coal or coke (9%)
  • Other fuel (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Portland borough (based on Northampton County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.23%
Here68.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents52.5%15.6%9.4%3.9%3.1%
Congregations15.8%20.7%14.9%10.4%3.6%
NameMoravian Church in AmericaJewishGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents3.1%2.3%2.1%1.3%6.6%
Congregations5.0%1.8%0.9%3.2%23.9%
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: 52
Northampton County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Northampton County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 87
Northampton County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 240
Here:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Northampton County:

30.1%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

8.4%
State:

11.5%

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$1,028
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$159
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$3,632
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,705
Water Supply 0$0 1$886
Totals for Government 0$0 7$7,410

Portland government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $82,000 ($158.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $43,000 ($83.01)
    General - Other: $42,000 ($81.08)
    Regular Highways: $35,000 ($67.57)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($23.17)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($17.37)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($15.44)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($13.51)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($5.79)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($25.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $123,000 ($237.45)

Portland government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $33,000 ($63.71)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $27,000 ($52.12)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($13.51)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($3.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $16,000 ($30.89)
    All Other: $3,000 ($5.79)
  • Tax - Property: $115,000 ($222.01)
    Individual Income: $37,000 ($71.43)
    NEC: $8,000 ($15.44)

Portland government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $11,000 ($21.24)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $36,000 ($69.50)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $36,000 ($69.50)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $11,000 ($21.24)

Portland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $72,000 ($139.00)

6.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($50,496 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
Pennsylvania average:

4.99%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($206 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.14%
Pennsylvania average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Lehigh County, PA  1.91% ($41,431 average AGI)
from Warren County, NJ  0.55% ($50,535)
from Monroe County, PA  0.39% ($43,248)


6.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,671 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
Pennsylvania average:

5.08%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($468 average AGI)
Northampton County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Lehigh County, PA  2.09% ($36,401 average AGI)
to Monroe County, PA  0.26% ($40,863)
to Warren County, NJ  0.20% ($37,091)

Strongest AM radio stations in Portland:

  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Portland:

  • WSBG (93.5 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WWYY (107.1 FM; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WHCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W247AE (97.3 FM; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W224AS (92.7 FM; WASHINGTON, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • WNNJ-FM (103.7 FM; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBYX (88.7 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • W284AF (104.7 FM; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: WRNJ RADIO, INC.)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WODE-FM (99.9 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WZZO (95.1 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W289AA (105.7 FM; LEBANON TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Portland:

  • WNJB2 (Channel 58; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: NJ PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W55BS (Channel 55; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W49BE (Channel 49; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CING. AUTHORITY)
  • W23AZ (Channel 23; HACKETTSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CENTENARY COLLEGE)
  • W60AH (Channel 60; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W64AL (Channel 64; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • W66AL (Channel 66; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)

Portland fatal accident list:

May 9, 2003 10:14 AM, Sr-611, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 7, 1985 04:25 PM, 00166, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 82 meters (269ft)
Total costs: $6,000
Total average daily traffic: 22,468
Total average daily truck traffic: 950


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • State St (Lat: 40.923694 Lon: -75.105722), Call Sign: KEL459
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.340 MHz, 154.385 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/17/2003, Expiration Date: 11/16/2013
    Registrant: Portland Hook And Ladder Co. #1, Portland, PA 18351-0175, Phone: (570) 897-6722, Email:
  • Division St (Lat: 40.920361 Lon: -75.099056), Call Sign: KJG204
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.340 MHz, 154.385 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/17/2003, Expiration Date: 11/16/2013
    Registrant: Portland Hook & Ladder Co. #1, 111 State St, Portland, PA 18351-0175, Phone: (570) 897-6722, Fax: (570) 897-6722, Email:
  • Located Within Underground Tunnel, Portland Generating Sta: 40897 River Rd (Lat: 40.907444 Lon: -75.079500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.7 m, Call Sign: WNFP534
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.575 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/13/2011, Expiration Date: 07/15/2021, Certifier: Michael L Jines
    Registrant: Mona Lee & Associates, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 230-1809, Email:
  • Portland Generating Station 1 Mi S On Old Rt 46 (Lat: 40.909250 Lon: -75.079056), Call Sign: KGG625, Licensee ID: L00288741
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.5400 MHz, 37.5600 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/21/1999, Expiration Date: 03/24/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/06/2002, Certifier: Steven F Lux
    Registrant: Felhc, Inc., 76 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308, Phone: (330) 384-5498, Fax: (330) 761-7203
  • Lat: 40.923694 Lon: -75.105722, Call Sign: WQJP428
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.237 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/15/2008, Expiration Date: 11/15/2018, Certifier: James R Steele
    Registrant: Ewa 20823310, 122 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, Portland Generating Station Rte 611 (Lat: 40.909250 Lon: -75.079333), Structure height: 46.9 m, Overall height: 48.5 m, Call Sign: WIW92
    Assigned Frequencies: 6835.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/27/2001, Expiration Date: 03/19/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/30/2008, Certifier: Steven F Lux
    Registrant: Fehlc, Inc., 76 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308, Phone: (330) 384-5498, Fax: (330) 761-7203, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA3RBJ, Licensee ID: L00557467
    Grant Date: 03/26/2007, Expiration Date: 05/27/2017, Certifier: John L Ribble Jr
    Registrant: John L Ribble Jr, Portland, PA 18351
  • Call Sign: KB3ARG
    Grant Date: 09/14/1993, Expiration Date: 09/14/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/15/2005
    Registrant: Bethann Hatfield, Portland, PA 18351
  • Call Sign: KD3BS, Licensee ID: L00249885
    Grant Date: 03/19/1997, Expiration Date: 03/19/2007, Cancellation Date: 07/31/2001
    Registrant: John L Ribble Sr, 200 Division St, Portland, PA 18351-0263
  • Call Sign: KF3DE, Previous Call Sign: KT0TT, Licensee ID: L00188756
    Grant Date: 04/30/1999, Expiration Date: 09/17/2007, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2000
    Registrant: David A Snyder, Portland, PA 18351-0129
  • Call Sign: N3OD, Previous Call Sign: KD3BS, Licensee ID: L00249885
    Grant Date: 06/16/2011, Expiration Date: 07/31/2021, Certifier: John L Ribble Sr.
    Registrant: John L Ribble Sr, 200 Division St, Portland, PA 18351-0263
  • Call Sign: KB3OVC, Licensee ID: L01262426
    Grant Date: 03/27/2007, Expiration Date: 03/27/2017, Certifier: James R Steele
    Registrant: James R Steele, 510 Coffin, Portland, PA 18351
  • Call Sign: KB3UOU, Licensee ID: L01571709
    Grant Date: 05/25/2010, Expiration Date: 05/25/2020, Certifier: Bruce Kessler
    Registrant: Bruce Kessler, Portland, PA 18351-0454



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$204,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$212,280
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$113,390
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0151.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in Portland, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1673.3 years
Helen979.2 years
John775.1 years
Joseph769.2 years
Mary777.7 years
Mildred777.9 years
Charles681.0 years
Anna684.3 years
Thomas678.4 years
Carl574.8 years
Most common last names in Portland, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Angle687.5 years
Delp483.5 years
Miller481.7 years
Pensyl479.5 years
Rutt470.3 years
Kennedy369.3 years
Holmes372.3 years
Bellis380.0 years
Owens374.0 years
Fields373.7 years

Businesses in Portland, PA

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