IA

National Population : 333,590,059
Iowa State Population : 3,039,784

About Palmer, IA

Palmer, IA is located in Pocahontas County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for Palmer is about 149 with about 135 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 394.

The Average Home Value is $77,000.00, which is roughly 34% lower than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 59% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $60,962.00, which is roughly 5% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 6% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Palmer is about 0%.

Iowa is ranked #35 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 27.78 out of 100.

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Voting

Pocahontas County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 67.06% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 74.08%
Democratic: 24.4%
Libertarian: 0.97%
Other: 0.5%
Green: 0.05%


Nearby Locations

Manson, IA (7.78 mi.)
Pocahontas, IA (7.83 mi.)
Gilmore City, IA (10.51 mi.)
Jolley, IA (11.25 mi.)
Pomeroy, IA (11.63 mi.)
Knoke, IA (11.63 mi.)
Rolfe, IA (12.85 mi.)
Fonda, IA (12.94 mi.)
Clare, IA (13.23 mi.)
Barnum, IA (14.60 mi.)
Bradgate, IA (15.41 mi.)
Havelock, IA (16.02 mi.)
Rockwell City, IA (16.63 mi.)
Rutland, IA (17.73 mi.)
Laurens, IA (19.63 mi.)
Somers, IA (19.65 mi.)
Lytton, IA (19.66 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 50571
Latitude : 42.638764
Longitude : -94.560816
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1218 ft.
Area Code(s) : 712

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.23
Male Population Estimate : 52.28%
Female Population Estimate : 47.72%
Median Age : 46.4
Male Median Age : 43.5
Female Median Age : 50.5

White Population Estimate : 97.97%
Black Population Estimate : 0.51%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.52%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.27%
Other Population Estimate : 1.52%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Palmer specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Pocahontas County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Pocahontas County: About 114 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Pocahontas County is about 61% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.