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People

Total Population 153
Male Share of the Population 41.2%
Female Share of the Population 58.8%
Senior Citizens 22.2%
Employed Population 16+ 71
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 39.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 3.4%
Median Earnings25+ $21,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $31,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,364

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,083
% Above Poverty Level 75.8%
% Below Poverty Level 24.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 30 minutes
% Working from Home 12.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 49.4%
Median Gross Rent $575
Median House Value $20,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.5%
US/American 0%
English 3.9%
Irish 4.6%

Palmer Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 64 miles NW of Ames, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 117 miles NE of Omaha, Nebraska
County Pocahontas
Standard Zip Codes 50571
Phone Area Codes 712
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.63
Longitude -94.6

Palmer 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 POCAHONTAS
Distance 7.9 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 25 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 85 F
Oct Temp 37 to 62 F
Annual Precip 32.4 inches
Station ROCKWELL CITY
Distance 16 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 31.2 inches
Station SAC CITY
Distance 24.5 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 26 F
Apr Temp 34 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Fonda 541 $55,625
Gilmore City 465 $60,132

Palmer Public Libraries

Library
Palmer Public Library
"520 HANSON AVE., BOX 114"
Palmer, Iowa
(712) 359-2296

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