Porter Heights

Porter Heights is a bedroom community located off Farm Road 1314 about twenty-seven miles north of Houston and fourteen miles southeast of Conroe in southeastern Montgomery County. Named for the nearby town of Porter, this community probably began in the 1970s. The first census figures were reported in 1990, when Porter Heights had a population of 1,448. That number increased to 1,490 in 2000.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Population Counts

Porter Heights
Pop. Year Source
1,903 2020 United States Census Bureau
2,000 2019 Texas Demographic Center
1,653 2010 United States Census Bureau
1,490 2000 United States Census Bureau
1,448 1990 United States Census Bureau