Portage was ranked one of the best places in the U.S. for first time homebuyers based on a nationwide ranking by LendEDU. The rankings for this report were developed using licensed data from Experian and Onboard Informatics. Over 30,000 U.S. towns were analyzed for a variety of parameters deemed important for first time homebuyers.
Out of 30,000 locations, Portage ranked #397 out of 30,000 U.S. Cities. In Wisconsin, Portage ranked 9th following
- Wisconsin Rapids 60, 2. Richland Center 136, 3. Marinette 185, 4. Two Rivers 196, 5. WI Dells 325, 6. Neenah 360, 7. Fond du Lac 361 8. Sheboygan Falls 364, 9. Portage 397
The full report and methodology can be found here: https://lendedu.com/blog/best-cities-first-time-homebuyers/