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Information about Porter

The town of Porter is located in the state of Indiana. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Porter City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews3 / 5 for Porter by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Porter’s Administration

Address of Porter town hallPorterCity hall Porter
303 FRANKLIN STREET

Porter, IN 46304
United States
Town hall phone number+1 219-926-2771
Town hall fax number+1 219-395-8811
Town hall emailLoading...
Porter IN official websitetownofporter.com
Porter mayor

Porter town demography

Name of Porter town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants5 155 population111 / 4 903
Porter town population density790,0 pop/sq mi (305,0 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Porter, IN

The town does not have a passport office but we suggest the following facilities near Porter IN
Name Street Phone
PORTAGE POST OFFICE2701 WILLOWCREEK ROAD2197626571
VALPARAISO POST OFFICE2700 VALPARAISO STREET2194622180
MICHIGAN CITY POST OFFICE303 WASHINGTON STREET2198729163
HOBART POST OFFICE221 MAIN ST.2199422721
GARY MAIN POST OFFICE1499 MARTIN LUTHER KING DRIVE2198868000
MERRILLVILLE POST OFFICE303 W. 80TH PLACE2197692155
TOWN OF MERRILLVILLE CLERK - TREASURERS OFFICE7820 BROADWAY2197693501
GRIFFITH POST OFFICE900 N. BROAD ST.2198384140
EAST CHICAGO POST OFFICE901 EAST CHICAGO AVE.2193972415
LA PORTE POST OFFICE1201 LINCOLNWAY2193629514
CROWN POINT POST OFFICE128 S. EAST ST.2196631510
HIGHLAND BRANCH POST OFFICE8500 KENNEDY AVE.2198381248
WHITING POST OFFICE1501 119TH ST.2196590593
NEW BUFFALO POST OFFICE325 W BUFFALO STREET2694693200
SCHERERVILLE POST OFFICE1200 EAGLE RIDGE DR.2193224601

The top 3 most popular banks in Porter

There are 1 bank branches in Porter.
First State Bank of Porter is the most popular bank in town with 1.

Find below all banks in Porter :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
First State Bank of Porter1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Porter

Porter town administrative number

Porter town code1861164
Porter town postcode46304 (3 other communities with the same postcode)

Information about Porter

Cities twinned with PorterCurrently, the town Porter isn’t twinned
Town’s namesake
Natural parkPorter isn't a part of any natural park

Transport modes in Porter

Airport
Porter County Regional Airport 20.3 km
Michigan City Municipal Airport 23.3 km
Gary/Chicago International Airport 27.5 km

Porter town territory

Porter town area6,53 sq mi (16,90 km²)
Porter town altitude663 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 41.6275
Longitude: -87.0827
Latitude: 41° 37' 39'' North
Longitude: 87° 4' 58'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

Distance between Porter and country’s main cities

New York City : 1106 kmLos Angeles : 2864 kmChicago : 55 km closest
Houston : 1516 kmPhiladelphia : 1022 kmPhoenix : 2370 km
San Antonio : 1702 kmSan Diego : 2821 kmDallas : 1304 km
San Jose : 3003 kmJacksonville : 1348 kmIndianapolis : 221 km
San Francisco : 3088 kmAustin : 1582 kmColumbus : 391 km

Schools in Porter IN

Elementary schools in Porter

Discovery Charter School

District of Discovery Charter School
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 518

Newton Yost Elementary School

District of Duneland School Corporation
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 356

Schools near Porter

Hotel offers in Porter

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Nearby hotel : Comfort Inn & Suites Porter
Comfort Inn & Suites Porter
Address : 1800 West US Highway 20 : 75 $US / 0 $US - 64
At the Comfort Inn & Suites hotel, you can enjoy numerous features. The hotel is just off Interstate 94 and close to local points of interest like Burns International Harbor, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, the Majestic Star Casino and the Blue...
Nearby hotel : Econo Lodge Chesterton
Econo Lodge Chesterton
Address : 713 Plaza Drive, Chesterton Distance : 3.5 km : 49 $US / 70 $US - 41
This Chesterton, Indiana hotel is 3.7 miles from Indiana Dunes State Park. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and guest rooms include coffee facilities and cable TV.
Nearby hotel : Waterbird Lakeside Inn
Waterbird Lakeside Inn
Address : 556 Indian Boundary Road, Chesterton Distance : 3.6 km : 60 $US / 0 $US - 35
Offering guest rooms with private balconies overlooking Chubb Lake, this hotel is less than 5 miles from Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and the beaches of Lake Michigan.
Nearby hotel : Quality Inn Chesterton
Quality Inn Chesterton
Address : 418 Council Drive, Chesterton Distance : 3.9 km : 70 $US / 0 $US - 47
The Quality Inn hotel in Chesterton, Indiana offers easy access to Indiana Dunes State Park, which offers great fishing opportunities. The hotel is also convenient to several restaurants and antique shops.
Nearby hotel : Hilton Garden Inn Chesterton
Hilton Garden Inn Chesterton
Address : 501 Gateway Boulevard, Chesterton Distance : 6.6 km 120
Featuring a convenient location just off motorway I-80-90, this Chesterton hotel is only a short drive from several area attractions and features modern amenities and thoughtful services.

Leisure and activities in the Porter town’s surrounding area

Zoo
Washington Park Zoo
to Michigan City 18.5 km
Golf course
The Brassie Golf Club
to Chesterton 3 km
Sand Creek Country Club
to Chesterton 5.2 km
Robbinhurst Golf Club
to Valparaiso 8.8 km
Valparaiso Country Club
to Valparaiso 14.8 km
Duck Creek Golf Course
to Hobart 14.9 km
Forest Park Municipal Golf Course
to Valparaiso 15.5 km
Mink Lake Golf Course & Park
to Valparaiso 17.2 km
The Course at Aberdeen
to Valparaiso 17.7 km
Cressmoor Country Club
to Hobart 17.8 km
Supervisors' Country Club
to Hobart 19.3 km