A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Portland ...
So far, we have found very little information about Portland. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Portland to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Portland, please Contact Us.
Portland would have been located within present day Dallas County.
The location of Portland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Portland referred to themselves (known as a demonym), they are believed to have used Portlander<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Portland is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: The area where Portland was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Portland would have been located in the (334) area code.
Communities near Portland ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Portland.
Communities Also Named Portland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 32 communities that are also named Portland - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado (2), Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (3), Maine, Michigan, Missouri, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Portland.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Portland:
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019