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Demographics

People

Total Population1,660
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens18.4%
Employed Population 16+802
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married54.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.1%
Median Earnings25+$29,718
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,902
% Above Poverty Level92.7%
% Below Poverty Level7.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.4%
Median Gross Rent$712
Median House Value$154,700

Ancestry

German53.8%
Polish14.9%
Irish11.1%
English9.2%
Norwegian8.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.2%
Italian3.9%
Czech3.3%
French Except Basque3.1%
Scottish2.7%
Swiss2.4%
Dutch2.3%
Hungarian2.1%
Finnish1.1%
Swedish0.8%
Welsh0.8%
Canadian0.7%
US/American0.4%
Danishn0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Russian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Slovene0.1%
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Palmyra Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jefferson County
Standard Zip Codes53156
Phone Area Codes262
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.87
Approximate Longitude-88.58

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)

StationWHITEWATER
Distance7.7 miles
Jan Temp8 to 25 F
Apr Temp35 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 60 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches
StationWAUKESHA
Distance20.3 miles
Jan Temp11 to 28 F
Apr Temp38 to 57 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationLAKE MILLS
Distance22 miles
Jan Temp8 to 26 F
Apr Temp37 to 57 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 61 F
Annual Precip34.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dousman2,493$75,952
Eagle1,760$82,292
East Troy4,293$67,386
North Prairie2,391$94,000
Sullivan714$68,125
Whitewater14,840$52,176

Palmyra Public Libraries

Powers Memorial Library
115 W. MAIN ST.
Palmyra, Wisconsin
(262) 495-4605

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Palmyra Public Schools

Palmyra Elementary
701 Maple St
ZIP: 53156
(262) 495-7103
Primary
Total Enrollment 282
Palmyra-eagle High
123 Burr Oak St
ZIP: 53156
(262) 495-7101
High
Total Enrollment 320
Palmyra-eagle Middle
123 Burr Oak St
ZIP: 53156
(262) 495-7101
Middle
Total Enrollment 132
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