Demographics

People

Total Population3,114
Male Share of the Population46%
Female Share of the Population54%
Senior Citizens16%
Employed Population 16+1,087
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married40%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.7%
Median Earnings25+$26,016
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,542
Median Earnings With High School Degree$19,569

Wealth

Median Family Income$35,227
% Above Poverty Level72.7%
% Below Poverty Level27.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28.2%
Median Gross Rent$539
Median House Value$79,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)36.4%
German11%
Irish7.5%
Polish4.4%
Dutch4.1%
English2.9%
French Except Basque2.4%
Welsh0.9%
African0.7%
Scottish0.6%
West Indian0.4%
Jamaican0.4%
Italian0.2%
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Portageville Almanac

CategoryValue
County New Madrid County
Standard Zip Codes63873
Phone Area Codes573
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.42
Approximate Longitude-89.69

Portageville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationPORTAGEVILLE
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp25 to 42 F
Apr Temp48 to 68 F
Jul Temp70 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 72 F
Annual Precip47.7 inches
StationNEW MADRID
Distance14.9 miles
Jan Temp25 to 42 F
Apr Temp48 to 69 F
Jul Temp70 to 91 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip49.4 inches
StationCARUTHERSVILLE
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp27 to 43 F
Apr Temp49 to 69 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp50 to 72 F
Annual Precip49.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hayward127$42,500
Homestown123$0
Marston310$28,558
Risco441$54,500
Tallapoosa130$43,750
Wardell257$38,393

Portageville Public Libraries

New Madrid County Library
309 E MAIN ST
Portageville, Missouri
(573) 379-3583

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Portageville Public Schools

Portageville Elem.
1108 King Ave
ZIP: 63873
(573) 379-5706
Primary
Total Enrollment 396
Portageville High
904 King Ave
ZIP: 63873
(573) 379-3819
Other
Total Enrollment 398
Ross Elem.
128 State Hwy A
ZIP: 63873
(573) 359-0543
Primary
Total Enrollment 124

Portageville Private Schools

St Eustachius Elementary School
214 W 4th St
ZIP: 63873
Elementary
Total Enrollment 50
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