Portage, IN Real Estate
Portage, Indiana is located in Porter County. Nearby cities and towns include Ogden Dunes, Burns Harbor, South Haven, Lake Station, New Chicago, Wheeler, Salt Creek Commons, Porter, Dune Acres, Chesterton, Hobart, Gary, Shorewood Forest, Valparaiso, Aberdeen, Merrillville, Beverly Shores, Lakes of the Four Seasons, Winfield, Griffith, Town of Pines, Westville, Crown Point, Highland, East Chicago, Schererville, Hammond, Whiting, Munster, St. John, Dyer, Hebron, Michigan City, Wanatah, Trail Creek, Lansing, Pottawattamie Park, Burnham, Calumet City, Lynwood, Cedar Lake, Long Beach, Kouts, Willowbrook, Lake Dalecarlia, Sauk Village, Ford Heights, Dolton, South Holland, Michiana Shores, Glenwood, Michiana, Thornton, Phoenix, La Crosse, Lowell, Hanna, Riverdale, Steger, Grand Beach, Chicago Heights, La Porte, East Hazel Crest, Harvey, and South Chicago Heights. Portage is a suburban community with a population of 37,342. The median household income is $52,599. In Portage, 50% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 36% of the households. Half the population of Portage commutes 22 minutes or less to work, with 61% of residents holding white collar jobs and 39% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Portage, IN is 26 years, with 65% of those homes owned, 29% rented, and 5% not occupied. In the previous year, 410 Portage properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Portage in the previous year was $136,730.