The City of Palmer had a population of 163 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Palmer is located at latitude 42.6299 and longitude -94.5985 in Pocahontas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Palmer (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pocahontas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,243 feet.
The City of Palmer (GNIS ID: 2396129) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Palmer population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||55|
|Daytime Population: Residents||85|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||140|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.86|
|Population in Households||163|
|Population in Familes||129|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$55,431|
|Average Household Income||$67,443|
|Per Capita Income||$30,499|
|Total Housing Units||102 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||68 (66.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||16 (15.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||18 (17.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,529|
|Average Home Value||$117,647|
|Average Household Size||1.94|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.66%|
|Per Capita Income||2.88%|
The table below compares Palmer to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 758||25th|
|Population Density||# 722||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 258||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 427||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 270||73rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.