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People

Total Population 1,290
Male Share of the Population 47.3%
Female Share of the Population 52.7%
Senior Citizens 13.8%
Employed Population 16+ 535
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 45.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,313
% Above Poverty Level 83.6%
% Below Poverty Level 16.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 34 minutes
% Working from Home 2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 28.4%
Median Gross Rent $582
Median House Value $116,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.3%
US/American 0%
English 13.6%
Irish 11.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Palmyra Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 21 miles NW of Louisville, Kentucky
County Harrison
Metro Area Louisville
Standard Zip Codes 47164
Phone Area Codes 812
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.407
Longitude -86.11

Palmyra Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SALEM
Distance 14.5 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 46 inches
Station ENGLISH 4 S
Distance 21.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 41 to 69 F
Jul Temp 63 to 88 F
Oct Temp 41 to 70 F
Annual Precip 49.7 inches
Station PAOLI
Distance 22.5 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 38 F
Apr Temp 40 to 65 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 40 to 68 F
Annual Precip 47.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Borden 755 $60,729
Crandall 171 $38,750
Georgetown 3,084 $77,422
Greenville 666 $73,021
Hardinsburg 185 $39,375
Milltown 912 $40,385

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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