Town Profile
Portland was incorporated in 1841, and is located in Middlesex County

Area: 23 square miles

Population: 9,470 (year 2011)

Voting Districts: 1

Portland is a residential community with thriving businesses and a dedicated industrial park

Mill Rate: 31.28 FY 2013-2014
                  30.73 FY 2012-2013

Date of Last Re-val: October 2011

Newspapers: Rivereast News Bulletin (free publication that's delivered to all residents weekly)

Portland Recreational Facilities:

  • Bransfield Park/Kuzminski Field, 160 Rose Hill Road
  • Brownstone Park/William Nolan ballfield, 97 Airline Avenue
  • David Agogliati Field, 5 Middlesex Avenue
  • Tomasso little league ballfield, 255 Airline Avenue
  • Main Street Park, 314 Main Street
  • Riverfront Park / Pavilion, 284 Brownstone Avenue
  • Town Hall/Veteran Memorial Park, 33 East Main Street
  • Town Green/Gazebo, 265 Main Street
Other Recreational Facilities:
  • Public Golf Courses: Portland Golf Course; Portland West Golf Course; Quarry Ridge Golf Course
  • Brownstone Exploration and Discovery Park
  • Northern Middlesex County YMCA Camp Ingersoll
  • Noyce School of Rhythm
  • Oakwood Sports Center
  • Prehistoric Mini Golf
Transportation: Middletown Area Transit (passenger bus service

Places of Worship:
  • Church of St. Mary
  • Covenant Life
  • First Congregational Church of Portland
  • Grace and Mercy Baptist Church
  • Portland United Methodist Church
  • Seventh Day Adventist
  • Trinity Episcopal Church
  • True Vine Holiness Church
  • Zion Lutheran Church