Porter is located in north Indiana. Porter is part of Porter County. Porter has 6.20 square miles of land area and 0.28 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Porter population is 4,858, which has shrunk 2.29% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 6.63% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Porter median household income is $65,000 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 28.40% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 7.33% and is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Porter median house value is $179,500 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 45.11% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 30.75% and is lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. 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 Porter is much better than the state average in quality.
Porter, IN Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data