City Rank


Overall score: 69.73

Risk score: 0.32

Readiness score: 0.72

Portland , ME

New England, Cumberland County

Median Household Income: $46,280
Population: 66,490

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Peer Cities

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Peer Cities Overall Score
3Portland , ME 69.73
114Elk Grove, CA 55.05
145Richmond , CA 52.32
242Palmdale, CA 41.23
268Paterson, NJ 30.17

*Peer cities determined by UAA based on region, population, demographics and hazard impacts.