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Portage, Indiana

Downtown Portage

Downtown Portage
Official seal of Portage, Indiana
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Nickname(s): 

The Port City/The Port of Opportunity

Location of Portage in Porter County, Indiana.

Location of Portage in Porter County, Indiana.
Coordinates: 41°34′55″N 87°11′12″W
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyPorter
TownshipPortage

Government

 
 • TypeStrong Mayor-Council
 • MayorSue I. Lynch (D)[1]
 • Clerk-TreasurerNina L. Rivas (D)
 • City Council

Area

 • Total27.61 sq mi (71.51 km2)
 • Land25.52 sq mi (66.09 km2)
 • Water2.10 sq mi (5.43 km2)

Elevation

636 ft (194 m)

Population

 • Total36,828

 • Estimate 

(2018)[5]
36,806
 • Density1,430.67/sq mi (552.39/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
ZIP code
46368
Area code(s)219
FIPS code18-61092[6]
GNIS feature ID449815
Websitehttp://www.ci.portage.in.us