Portage is located in southwest Pennsylvania. Portage is between the Cambria, Bedford, Blair county. Portage has 0.66 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Portage population is 2,594, which has shrunk 8.57% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.89% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Portage median household income is $43,347 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 76.58% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 32.44% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Portage median house value is $73,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 45.71% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 70.00% and is about the same as the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Portage is better than the state average in quality. The Portage area code is 814.