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Portland, Oregon EV Charging Stations Info

General EV Charging Information

The city of Portland in Oregon, United States, has 652 public charging station ports (Level 2 and Level 3) within 15km. 84% of the ports are level 2 charging ports and 36% of the ports offer free charges for your electric car.

Located in the North-western United-States, Portland is the biggest city in the State of Oregon. Renowned for its Transcontinental Railway connection, Portland also counts EV charging stations (Level 2 and Level 3, within 10 miles) with the help of its network and its rich knowledge in the transportation sector. Furthermore, in 2016, Portland has been named the most electric vehicle friendly city in the United States by Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs researchers.

Portland’s downtown, boarded by the Willamette River, creates a wonderful link with the natural beauty of the Tom McCall Waterfront Park. This park is open to the public and known as a popular green space, host to various festivities all the while remaining accessible to EV drivers thanks to the charging stations located on site and the Electric Avenue Project that allows for Level 2 charging and fast charging.

The Willamette River is the largest river in the State of Oregon and is well stocked with fish, making fishing a popular tourist attraction. In addition, the Portland Farmer’s Market is open all year-round and moves around the city. On Saturdays, we can find it at State Portland University, surrounded by students and Level 2 charging stations.

Today, Portland offers a rich EV station network and is particularly adapted with a developed charging infrastructure. Many charging networks are found in this city, such as ChargePoint, Blink and SemaCharge. Read our Network section to learn more about the charging networks available to you.

of the charging infrastructure in Portland is composed of Level 2 charging stations. Amongst its infrastructure, it includes free charging stations located primarily downtown, in the Old China-Town as well as on the East side of the Willamette River.

As the host of the EV Roadmap conference, an important conference founded by Portland General Electric and Portland State University, Portland gathers many EV drivers, experts, government agents and charging station suppliers who explore emerging tendencies, best practices, and strategies to map the EV road ahead.

Plan your EV journey with ease in Portland with the ChargeHub application available on iOS and Android.

With the help of ChargeHub’s charging station map, discover all of the charging stations in the United States and Canada.

Charging Stats For Portland


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Percentage of Free Stations: 36%

Total Number of Free Stations: 232

Total Number of Charging Stations: 652

Main Networks: Blink, ChargePoint, OpConnect

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