U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Portage, IN

Porter County, Indiana

Latitude: 41.581850     Longitude: -87.186553
Population 35,687 (2005)
PORTAGE is located in PORTER county, Indiana at latitude 41.581850 and longitude -87.186553. The population of PORTAGE is 35,687 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 6.54% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of PORTAGE is 46368.

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Population 2005: 35,687
Population 2004: 35,237
Population 2003: 34,815
Population 2002: 34,463
Population 2001: 33,855
Population 2000: 33,496 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 29,060 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 6.54%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 15.26%

Population (2000 Census): 33,496
Male: 16,247 (48.50%)
Female: 17,249 (51.50%)

Median age: 35.40 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 86.70%
Hispanic or Latino: 9.94%
Other race: 3.20%
Two or more races: 1.86%
Black or African American: 1.45%
Asian: 0.64%
American Indian: 0.27%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.06%

Housing Units: 13,375 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 25.4565 square miles
Water Area: 1.9705 square miles

Most populous zip code: 46368


Cities & Towns nearby Portage

Ogden Dunes, IN 2.9mi N
South Haven, IN 3.7mi SE
Lake Station, IN 3.9mi WSW
Burns Harbor, IN 3.9mi NE
New Chicago, IN 4.8mi WSW
Wheeler, IN 5mi S
Hobart, IN 5.6mi SW
Porter, IN 6.7mi ENE
Chesterton, IN 6.8mi ENE
Dune Acres, IN 6.9mi NE

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Portage township, St. Joseph County, Indiana

Population: 86,909
Male: 41,095 (47.29%)
Female: 45,814 (52.71%)

Median age: 34.30 years

Races, 2005 Data:
White: 56.81%
Black or African American: 25.86%
Hispanic or Latino: 12.00%
Other race: 8.81%
Two or more races: 2.57%
American Indian: 1.29%
Asian: 0.91%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 6,790 (7.81%)
5 to 9 years: 5,490 (6.32%)
10 to 14 years: 7,160 (8.24%)
15 to 19 years: 6,818 (7.84%)
20 to 24 years: 8,205 (9.44%)
25 to 34 years: 9,732 (11.20%)
35 to 44 years: 11,668 (13.43%)
45 to 54 years: 12,780 (14.71%)
55 to 59 years: 4,352 (5.01%)
60 to 64 years: 3,003 (3.46%)
65 to 74 years: 4,864 (5.60%)
75 to 84 years: 5,113 (5.88%)
85 years and over: 934 (1.07%)

Median age: 34.30 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 63,018 (72.51%)
21 years and over: 59,275 (68.20%)
62 years and over: 12,767 (14.69%)
65 years and over: 10,911 (12.55%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 63,018 (72.51%)
Male: 29,488 (46.79% of this group)
Female: 33,530 (53.21% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 10,911 (12.55%)
Male: 4,622 (42.36% of this group)
Female: 6,289 (57.64% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 84,676 (97.43%)
Two or more Races: 2,233 (2.57%)
White: 49,375 (56.81%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 10,428 (12.00%)
Black or African American: 22,475 (25.86%)
Asian: 788 (0.91%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0.00%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 1,117 (1.29%)
Some other race: 7,653 (8.81%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 10,428 (12.00%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 2,233 (2.57%)
White and Black or African American: 1,099 (1.26%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 49 (0.06%)
White and Asian: 113 (0.13%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 249 (0.29%)
Two races including Some other race: 48 (0.06%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 2,015 (2.32%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 86,909 (100.00%)
Householder: 36,314 (41.78%)
Spouse: 12,969 (14.92%)
Child: 27,127 (31.21%)
Other relatives: 4,528 (5.21%)
Nonrelatives: 5,971 (6.87%)
Unmarried partner: 1,836 (2.11%)
Total households: 35,426
Family households (families): 20,257 (57.18%)
With own children under 18 years: 10,418 (29.41%)
Married-couple families: 12,738 (35.96%)
With own children under 18 years: 5,856 (16.53%)
Male householder, no wife present: 1,330 (3.75%)
With own children under 18 years: 475 (1.34%)
Female householder, no husband present: 6,189 (17.47%)
With own children under 18 years: 4,087 (11.54%)
Nonfamily households: 15,169 (42.82%)
Householder living alone: 12,093 (34.14%)
65 years and over: 3,732 (10.53%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 11,932 (33.68%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 8,013 (22.62%)
Average household size : 2.45
Average family size: 3.24

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