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Portage, WI Overview

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Portage has the 2527th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Portage is part of the Madison metro area. Unemployment in the Madison area is 2%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Madison has the 62nd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Portage is below average at $49,030, and the median cost of a home in Portage is $132,700, which is below the national average. 18% of workers in Portage hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 89% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Portage. 80% of Portage workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 8% walk. People in Portage spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

1,508
Job Openings
2.9%
Unemployment Rate
$49,030
Median Base Salary
10k
Population