Portland, Connecticut Overview
Portland, Connecticut includes 0 nearby mines. Portland is a town in Middlesex County Connecticut United States. The population was 8732 at the 2000 census. The town center is listed as a census-designated place (CDP). It is situated across the Connecticut River from Middletown.Brownstone quarried in Portland was used in the construction of Hartford's Old State House in 1796.
- Portland, Connecticut has a population of 5,862 (based on numbers from 2010).
- Located in Middlesex County, Connecticut.
- Portland, Connecticut sits 24 meters (78.7 feet) above sea level feet above sea level.
in Portland, Connecticut
- 62 Total
- 6 Occurrences
- 5 Prospects
- 1 Plants
- 50 Producers
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Understanding Claim Ownership
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