Portage Park

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Portage Park?

63,619 people live in Portage Park. The median household income is $54,185.

Portage Park is a neighborhood in Chicago with a total population of 63,619. It occupies approximately 3.96 square miles.

Overall, expenses in Portage Park are 13% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood own their home, with 55% of households being occupied by owners.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 36, 48% of residents are married, and 33% of residents have at least one child. About 15% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Portage Park is 63% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 73.3°F, while the average winter temperature is 22.0°F.

This area is zoned for City Of Chicago School District 299, which has approximately 400,545 students enrolled across 1088 schools and is rated below average overall based on student test scores. To see detailed information on the schools near any individual property, look that property up by street address.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 73.3°F, while the average winter temperature is 22.0°F.

Financial

School

School District

This area is zoned for
CITY OF CHICAGO SCHOOL DISTRICT 299
This school district has
1,088
schools
There are
400,545
students enrolled in this district

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
33%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
41%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
47%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
37
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
33%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
48%

Weather & Natural Disasters