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Welcome to Portal ...
Portal is 4,760 feet [1,451 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Portal is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Portal lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Portal and travel east, you will leave Mountain Standard Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.
Portal is within the (520) area code.
Communities Also Named Portal ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Portal - they are located in Georgia, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota and Ontario.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Portal.
Communities near Portal ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Portal.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Portal. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Portal.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Portal. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Portal.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Portal. See our Newspapers Page for Portal.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Portal ...
Looking for more information about Portal? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Portal, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Portal.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Portal. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Cochise County: www.cochise.az.gov/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Apr 2021