The Town of Portland (pop. 5500) has an area of approximately 28 square miles, its northern boundary edges beautiful Lake Erie. Two miles back is a clayey-loam soil area and stretching back for another mile is a rich gravel soil. The surface then rises to a hilly ridge forming the beautiful Chautauqua Hills a part of the great water shed which forms the continental divide for our county, elevation 1800 feet.  Website:
Check out the History of the Town of Portland