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Living in Portage, MI

Portage offers the comforts of living in a smaller city with the benefits and convenience of a short drive into Kalamazoo’s vibrant downtown. Residents enjoy an active and safe community with much to offer. The area boasts a unique and extensive biking system with over 50 miles of trails connecting neighborhoods, businesses and area parks. Several lakes, including a 110-acre wetland nature preserve, complement the city’s expansive park system. For those interested in shopping, Portage is also home to the area’s only regional mall plus many popular restaurants. Strong community programs help to complete this city’s enjoyable atmosphere.

Portage attracts those interested in a great school system, active lifestyle options, and the convenience of its neighboring city, Kalamazoo. Housing options range from impressive lakefront opportunities to multiple neighborhoods with a community feel. The average cost for a home in Portage is $155,546.

Highly regarded for excellent teachers and a respected system, Portage schools have earned a great reputation with incredible results. Recent achievements include numerous state and national “Teacher of the Year” awards, the Newsweek “Best High Schools” national ranking in 2008, International Baccalaureate programs and above state and national averages in each grade level. With 8 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, 2 high schools and a community high school, Portage has much to offer its students and parents.

A growing city, Portage is home to many large employers including Pfizer, Stryker Corporation, State Farm Insurance, Meijer and Summit Polymers to name just a few. An energetic workforce helps to foster creative opportunities and future potential for many years to come.

Portage Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 51 homes for sale in Portage, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
76% Single Family, 12% Rental and 12% Land/lot.

76% Single Family
12% Rental
12% Land/lot

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 51
Average Home Size 2,929 ft² / 272 m²
Price Range ($95,000 - $799,999)

Weather in Portage

The average high temperatures in Portage range from 32 in January to 85 in July

Average home income in Portage

The average household income of a Portage resident is $75,101 with an average home value of $158,089

Population of Portage

Portage has 48,199 residents.

Home ownership in Portage

The average level of home ownership in Portage is 68%.

Education breakdown of Portage

Education levels of residents of Portage include: highschool 22%, associate 9%, bachelor 28%, graduate 11%.

Households in Portage

Portage has 20,001 homes, built on average 44 years ago.

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You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 51 homes for sale in Portage. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Rental and Land/lot. The average list price of these property results is 318,053. Prices are shown as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Portage please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 51 homes for sale in Portage, MI are represented by 1 member brokerages serving the Portage area. Member brokerages representing the 51 homes include Jaqua Realtors.