City of Portage, Indiana

We are a community of hard working people with a commitment to keeping our city safe, clean, and prosperous.


Economic Development

Welcome to the Economic Development web page. Our staff is committed to facilitating the development of new businesses in the City of Portage. Contact us for more information about development opportunities. 

Portage and Porter County Statistics Facts

Portage Demographics Factsheet 

Portage Quick Facts - US Census

Porter County Highlights - IN Dpt. of Workforce Development

Porter County Quick Facts - US Census 

Map Data

City of Portage, Map Center
Parcels, zoning, buildings, police etc.

Porter County GIS
Parcel information 

Indiana Map
A web-based GIS platform with dozens of layers to add, including economic and environmental


The Redevelopment Commission is accepting proposals for offers on real estate. Contact Colin Highlands for additional information,, 219-841-6428. 

5500 Melton Road 
Zoning Classification Guide: BP, Business Park

5400 Melton Road
Zoning Classification Guide: BP, Business Park

Economic Development Commision: 4 year term 3 members: 1 appointed by Mayor, 1 appointed by council, 1 appointed by County council, meets as needed.

Laura Gaffney - Mayor

Brian Gulley- Council 

David Goshay- County Council

Contact Us

City Hall
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6070 Central Ave
Portage, IN 46368
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  • Business: (219) 762-5425
  • Staff Directory
  • Office Hours:
    Mon-Fri 8:30AM - 4:30PM

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