Porter township, Indiana 

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Population

9,557

+3.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.9%

Median Income

$77,425

Median Home Price

$255,100

Best Places to Live in Porter township, Indiana

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Porter township, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Economic and cultural diversity
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest and preservation
Cons
-Harsh climate
-Cost of living
-Violent crime

Local Listings in Porter
 $149,900 
188 Fieldstone Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1220 SqFt
 $165,000 
1448-1 N Veden Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1120 SqFt
 $1,099,000 
1260 Ryder Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 5 | 7861 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area

A world-class commercial, industrial and cultural city, Chicago functions as is a major national center and as the major regional center for America’s heartland. It originally emerged as a transport center for cargo headed west and agricultural products headed east by land and water. Although transportation technology has changed, the role has not. The city is the most important passenger and freight transport hub in the country with the largest number of air departures and the most rail traffic in the nation. The commercial and manufacturing economy stands out both for its size and diversity. Over 30 Fortune 500 companies in an assortment of industries have headquarters here. Factories and warehouses extend for miles from the downtown area. Chicago is also a major center for small manufacturing and business. There is probably no more diverse an economy in the country.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Porter township
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Porter township is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Porter township jobs have increased by 1.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Porter township's cost of living is 14.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Porter township's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Porter township, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Porter county voted Republican in three of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Porter township's population is 9,557 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 37 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Porter township is $255,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Porter township public schools spend $9,079 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.2 students per teacher in Porter township. More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN PORTER
$149,900
188 Fieldstone Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$165,000
1448-1 N Veden Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$1,099,000
1260 Ryder Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 5

$839,900
1621 Sarazen Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 6

$139,000
1175 Salt Creek Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$2,395,000
1660 Littler Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 7

$264,900
1420 Commodore Ln
Bed 6 | Bath 3

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