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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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Population
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Population

Population2000201020212026
Regional Profile2,021,4882,329,1272,647,4412,807,141

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

Population by Age

Population201020212026
0-4151,946154,023163,196
5-9152,923157,911163,210
10-14154,578161,599166,512
15-19150,759155,790159,483
20-24144,655163,136166,675
25-29172,586195,330199,520
30-34174,756191,792212,483
35-39171,012190,214200,834
40-44165,545179,230189,998
45-49167,225165,714178,540
50-54167,163163,595166,475
55-59157,296169,336164,950
60-64130,586167,736164,497
65-6988,435148,175158,680
70-7458,667117,306134,547
75-7944,06573,234103,128
80-8436,58144,20560,103
85+40,35049,11654,308
18+1,776,9552,079,8802,217,988
Median Age373939

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

Population by Race

Regional Profile2021
Total2,647,441.000
White Alone77.340
Black Alone3.120
American Indian Alone0.970
Asian Alone7.310
Pacific Islander Alone0.570
Some Other Race5.700
Two or More Races4.990
Hispanic Origin12.700
Diversity Index53.000

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

Growth Rate

Regional Profile2010 - 20142014 - 2019
Population1%1%
Households1%1%
Families1%1%
Median Household Income%2%
Per Capita Income%3%

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020212026
Households781,590908,2741,029,8831,091,737
Housing Units829,740968,7991,090,3511,152,121
Owner Occupied Units649,500691,411
Renter Occupied Units380,383400,326
Vacant Units60,46860,384

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

Home Value

Regional Profile20212026
Median Home Value$432,970$484,963
Average Home Value$495,164$566,765
<$50,00010,7103,355
$50,000 - $99,9993,915986
$100,000 - $149,9993,339375
$150,000 - $199,9997,016639
$200,000 - $249,99911,4092,543
$250,000 - $299,99940,71916,208
$300,000 - $399,999196,519162,181
$400,000 - $499,999155,012187,613
$500,000 - $749,999160,331222,196
$1,000,000 +12,49220,196

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later29,092
2000-2009149,893
1990-1999192,182
1980-1989115,706
1970-1979178,352
1960-196988,794
1950-195974,920
1940-194949,459
1939 or Before124,876

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

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Income
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Income

Regional Profile20212026
Median Household$77,452$87,533
Average Household$101,807$115,762
Per Capita$39,651$45,065

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

Household Income Base

Regional Profile2021
<$15,00077,766
$15,000 - $24,99960,542
$25,000 - $34,99968,952
$35,000 - $49,999109,965
$50,000 - $74,999179,192
$75,000 - $99,999144,536
$100,000 - $149,999196,183
$150,000 - $199,99996,075
$200,000+96,671

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+1,278,514
In-County Residents889,628
Out-of-County Residents293,279
Drive Alone903,468
Carpooled117,078
Public Transport80,664
Work at Home94,043
Less than 5 minutes25,467
5-9 minutes97,109
10-14 minutes144,262
15-19 minutes179,026
20-24 minutes177,289
25-29 minutes87,756
30-34 minutes173,527
35-39 minutes41,135
40-44 minutes55,294
45-59 minutes109,079
60-89 minutes68,928
90+ minutes25,599
Average Travel Time0

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees1,227,275
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt8,826
Mining440
Utilities3,615
Construction58,308
Manufacturing115,120
Wholesale Trade50,728
  
Retail Trade155,117
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers20,553
Furn & Home Furnish Str5,915
Electronics & Appl Store4,406
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip18,424
Food & Beverage Stores33,301
Health/Pers Care Stores12,642
Gasoline Stations4,568
Clothing/Accessory Store14,464
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music8,294
General Merchandise Str19,841
Misc Store Retailers11,327
Nonstore Retailers1,383
  
Transportation/Warehouse34,329
Information47,369
  
Finance & Insurance42,040
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn14,290
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv10,391
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other17,358
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing36,761
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv82,675
Legal Services13,767
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises1,710
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt30,078
Educational Services89,209
HealthCare/Social Assist182,102
Arts/Entertainment/Rec28,425
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs103,802
Accommodation15,441
Food Srv/Drinking Places88,360
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin92,897
Auto Repair/Maintenance11,380
Public Administration Emp57,178

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

Educational Attainment (25+)

Regional Profile2021
Some High School81,277
Graduated High School311,492
Associates Degree167,607
Bachelor's Degree454,719
Graduate Degree293,127

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses98,781
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus772
Mining Bus54
Utilities Bus94
Construction Bus7,391
Manufacturing Bus4,057
Wholesale Trade Bus3,286
  
Retail Trade Bus12,707
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus1,425
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus706
Electronics & Appl Store Bus413
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus1,474
Food & Beverage Stores Bus1,877
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus1,136
Gasoline Stations Bus532
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus1,140
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus950
General Merchandise Str Bus556
Misc Store Retailers Bus1,786
Nonstore Retailers Bus711
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus1,812
Information Bus2,258
  
Finance & Insurance Bus4,539
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus1,579
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus1,365
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus1,595
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus6,057
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus9,939
Legal Services Bus1,997
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus174
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus3,194
Educational Services Bus2,424
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus9,574
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus2,030
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus7,594
Accommodation Bus675
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus6,919
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus10,659
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus1,861
Public Administration Bus1,880

Source: ESRI, 2021-12-03

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