Portland City in Maine State Portland City is one of the popular city of US State of Maine. Till 2017, its population was 67,067. IT was settled by Richard Tucker, an Englishmen and George Cleeve in 1633. In its early years, the place got several names like Falmouth, Casco, the Neck, Elbow, Casco and Machogonne. BEfore 1786, it was raided by many people and in 1786, British rebuilt this place and named it as the Isle of Portland. The place is a sophisticated coastal city but will give you tons of things. As the destination is the cultural hub of New England, the place has become quite an interesting one to showcase the actors, craftsmen, musicians and artists. You will find this beautiful on the top of the places to visit in America. In fact, it appeals specifically to outdoor enthusiasts and those who love to admire the spectacular scenery.