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Portland Statistics

Location Details
  • Region

    Great Ocean Road
  • Population

  • Nearest Capital

  • Nearest Airport

    Portland airport 17km
  • Median House Price

  • December Temp °C
    20 / 13

Portland is a city on the southwest coast of Victoria, Australia. The site of Victoria’s first permanent European settlement, it has more than 200 19th-century buildings, many made of bluestone. The Portland Cable Tram travels along the foreshore, past the Portland Botanic Gardens, established in 1857. The Portland Maritime Discovery Centre has exhibits on the city’s maritime history, plus a sperm whale skeleton.


Living in regional Australia gives you access to a wealth of community services, such as hospitals, libraries, bars and eateries.

Data source: Department of Health Commonwealth declared hospitals [2021], Australia Post. Google [2021]

Amenities within 50km of Portland

Doctors & Allied Health
Post Office
Bars & Eateries
Groceries & Convenience


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Comparison to median State house price

Property in Portland

Based on LGA data

Median House Price


Rental House Median Price Per Month


Attached Dwelling Median Price


Data source: ABS, [2019, 2020], LGA updated [2021]

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    Data source: ABS [2016, 2017]

    Jobs in Portland

    Based on LGA data

    Median Salary Per Year


    Median Personal Income Per Week


    Median Family Income Per Week



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    Number of Institutions


    Data sources:

    Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority, Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority, Wikipedia, 4icu.

    Schools And Universities in Portland

    Education within 25KM of Portland

    5 Childcare Centres
    goodstart early learning portland
    portland ymca
    the karreeta peeneeyt mara portland child & family complex
    elsa macleod kindergarten
    kalbarri kindergarten
    8 Primary Schools
    portland south primary school
    all saints parish school
    bundarra primary school
    narrawong district primary school
    bolwarra primary school
    portland north primary school
    portland primary school
    st john's lutheran school
    2 High Schools
    portland secondary college
    bayview college

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