The City of Palmer had a population of 160 as of July 1, 2018.
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, 2018.
|Population in Households||160|
|Population in Familes||126|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$54,735|
|Average Household Income||$70,097|
|Per Capita Income||$31,533|
|Total Housing Units||100 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||65 (65.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||18 (18.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||17 (17.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,882|
|Average Home Value||$123,462|
|Average Household Size||1.93|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.38%|
|Per Capita Income||2.57%|
The table below compares Palmer to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 762||24th|
|Population Density||# 722||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 303||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 532||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 296||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.