In 2018, Portage, MI had a population of 48.4k people with a median age of 37.6 and a median household income of $62,747. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Portage, MI grew from 48,072 to 48,421, a 0.726% increase and its median household income grew from $60,260 to $62,747, a 4.13% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Portage, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.92%), White (Hispanic) (3.94%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.37%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.1%). 0% of the households in Portage, MI speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.6% of the residents in Portage, MI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Portage, MI are Ross Medical Education Center-Battle Creek (90 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Portage, MI was $158,500, and the homeownership rate was 67.7%. Most people in Portage, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Portage, MI was 2 cars per household.