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Greater Portland is home to a deep pool of skilled workers across diverse industry sectors. Combined with its global connections and the best business value on the West Coast, the region has critical elements your company needs to access talent, scale at speed and best the competition.

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Regional Profile

Population

Total Population

2,647,441

Population
Growth Rate

1.15%

Median Age

39

Diversity Index

53.000

Housing & Income

Households

1,029,883

Total Housing Units

1,090,351


Owner Occupied

649,500

Renter Occupied

380,383

Vacant

60,468

Median Home Value

$432,970


Average Home Value

$495,164

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.12%


Per Capita Income

2.59%

Income Projection

Median Household

$77,452 $87,533


Average Household

$101,807 $115,762


Per Capita

$39,651 $45,065

Workforce

Total Businesses

98,781

Total Employed

1,227,275

Workers 16+

1,278,514

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

9,574

Employed

182,102

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

12,707

Employed

155,117

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

4,057

Employed

115,120

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

7,594

Employed

103,802

2021 Other Service excl Pub Admin

cp-industries

Businesses

10,659

Employed

92,897

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

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Businesses

2,424

Employed

89,209

Some
High School

81,277

Graduated
High School

311,492

Associates
Degree

167,607

Bachelor's
Degree

454,719

Graduate
Degree

293,127

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

889,628

Non-Resident Commuters

293,279

Drive Alone

903,468

Carpooled

117,078

Public

80,664

Work At Home

94,043