Portland, Texas

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Portland, Texas
Nickname(s): 
Gem City By the Gulf
Location of Portland, Texas
Location of Portland, Texas
SanPatricio County Portland.svg
Coordinates: 27°52′59″N 97°19′14″W / 27.88306°N 97.32056°W / 27.88306; -97.32056Coordinates: 27°52′59″N 97°19′14″W / 27.88306°N 97.32056°W / 27.88306; -97.32056
CountryUnited States
StateTexas
CountiesSan Patricio, Nueces
Government
 • TypeCouncil-Manager
 • MayorCathy Skurow
 • City ManagerRandy Wright
Area
 • Total10.87 sq mi (28.2 km2)
 • Land8.27 sq mi (21.4 km2)
 • Water2.6 sq mi (6.8 km2)
Elevation
43 ft (13 m)
Population
 (2018)
 • Total21,619
 • Density2,000/sq mi (770/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
78374
Area code(s)361
FIPS code48-58904[1]
GNIS feature ID1344378[2]
Websitewww.portlandtx.com

Portland is a city in Nueces and San Patricio counties in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 15,099 at the 2010 census.

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.