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People

Total Population 3,630
Male Share of the Population 43.6%
Female Share of the Population 56.4%
Senior Citizens 16.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,617
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 44.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.9%
Median Earnings25+ $28,481
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,979
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,291

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,750
% Above Poverty Level 83.8%
% Below Poverty Level 16.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.1%
Median Gross Rent $524
Median House Value $96,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.6%
US/American 0%
English 6.8%
Irish 10.8%

Palmyra Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 72 miles NE of Columbia, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 104 miles NW of St. Louis, Missouri
County Marion
Standard Zip Codes 63461
Phone Area Codes 573
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.794
Longitude -91.523

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 QUINCY DAM 21
Distance 8.7 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 34 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
Station SAVERTON LOCK & DAM 22
Distance 18.3 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 35 F
Apr Temp 43 to 64 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 37.7 inches
Station QUINCY BALDWIN AP
Distance 20.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 33 F
Apr Temp 43 to 63 F
Jul Temp 67 to 86 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Palmyra, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Ely (63461)

South River (63461)

Withers Mill (63461)

Woodland (63461)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ewing 370 $51,667
Hannibal 17,779 $45,732
La Grange 1,021 $51,563

Palmyra Public Libraries

Library
Palmyra Bicentennial Public Library
212 S. MAIN ST.
Palmyra, Missouri
(573) 769-2830
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Palmyra High Schools

PALMYRA HIGH
1723 S MAIN ST
573-769-2067
Serves 365 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.4

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