Portland, Tennessee 

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Population

12,258

+11.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$51,027

Median Home Price

$178,500

Best Places to Live in Portland, Tennessee

Capital city - North-central Tennessee along the Cumberland River. September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Portland, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Entertainment
-Expanding amenities
-Cost of living
Cons
-Hot, humid summers
-Growth and sprawl
-Crime rates

Local Listings in Portland
 $219,900 
209 S Russell St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1658 SqFt
 $279,900 
201 Evergreen St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2174 SqFt
 $159,900 
109 Jerry St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1430 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin Metro Area

Nashville is the capital and second largest city in Tennessee. Known worldwide as the center of country music, it has long been a destination for music-related tourism. The city has been working for some time to renovate its downtown area and attract first-class amenities. Areas of downtown, notably the District, have stylish older buildings repurposed into shopping and nightlife areas. Nashville is a big sports town: The Tennessee Titans are the state’s first NFL team and there are minor-league or secondary league teams in just about every sport. Vanderbilt University, Fisk University and an assortment of smaller colleges add a higher education dimension with the expected amenities.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Portland
Zip Codes: 37148
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 605 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Portland is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Portland jobs have increased by 2.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Portland's cost of living is 0.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Portland's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Portland, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Sumner county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Portland's population is 12,258 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Portland is $178,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Portland public schools spend $7,656 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Portland. More Education


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Housing Market in Portland

It's a good time to buy in Portland. Home Appreciation is up 13.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Portland Real Estate

The median home price in Portland is $178,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Portland   1 Reviews
My Experience in Portland - 8/24/2007
I moved to Portland 15 years ago in order to educate my children at Highland Elementary and Highland Academy--private schools located in Portland. In the process, I... Read More

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37148

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NEW LISTINGS IN PORTLAND
$219,900
209 S Russell St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$279,900
201 Evergreen St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$159,900
109 Jerry St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$489,500
542 Butler Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$369,900
106 Golfers Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$184,900
355B Jernigan Rd # 355B
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$194,777
4003 William Mack Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 2

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