According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 5.5 square miles (14.3 km²), of which, 5.5 square miles (14.2 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²) of it (1.26%) is water.
There were 9,134 households out of which 29.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.9% were married couples living together, 12.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.7% were non-families. 29.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.31 and the average family size was 2.84.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 23.2% under the age of 18, 12.4% from 18 to 24, 34.1% from 25 to 44, 20.1% from 45 to 64, and 10.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 101.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.1 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $36,940, and the median income for a family was $43,802. Males had a median income of $26,870 versus $21,646 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $18,746. About 8.4% of families and 10.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 16.2% of those under age 18 and 7.3% of those age 65 or over.
Archives: Police Injured in Portadown Riots; STEVEN MOORE Delves into the News Letter Archives and Discovers Some of the Items That Made Headlines on This Date Earlier This Century. These Articles Will Run Daily until the Year 2000
Aug 17, 1999; 1909: Riots in Portadown EVERYTHING was quiet in Portadown yesterday. The extra police left early in the day, and there was no...