Palmyra, PA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Palmyra, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
7,536
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
13.7%
Median Home
$149,100
Median Income
$51,643
Median Rent
$889

Palmyra SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

Palmyra, PA Crime Report

96
Total Crimes
1,261.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-49.06%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Palmyra
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 96 1,261.7 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 35 460.0 306.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 34 446.8 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 61 801.7 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 5 65.7 182.4 340.5
Larceny 56 736.0 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 96.8 219.9

Palmyra, PA Cost Of Living

96
Palmyra's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Palmyra Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 96 99 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 99 103 100
Health 88 94 100
Housing 81 91 100
Transportation 106 109 100
Utilities 119 111 100

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Rankings for Palmyra in Pennsylvania

Map Of Palmyra, PA

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Population over time in Palmyra

Year Population % Change
2019 7,536 0.5%
2018 7,498 0.1%
2017 7,488 0.1%
2016 7,481 0.7%
2015 7,432 0.4%
2014 7,399 0.5%
2013 7,364 0.2%
2012 7,352 0.3%
2011 7,328 0.5%
2010 7,292 -

Race / Ethnicity in Palmyra

White
84.2% (6,343)
African American
1.5% (115)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.7% (281)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (7)
Two Or More
1.1% (81)
Hispanic
9.4% (709)
Race Palmyra PA USA
White 84.2% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 1.5% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.7% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.4% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in Palmyra

Female
50.2% (3,780)
Male
49.8% (3,755)
Gender Palmyra PA USA
Female 50.2% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Palmyra for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (75)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (301)
High School / GED
45.0% (3,391)
Some College
18.0% (1,356)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (678)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,055)
Master's Degree
6.0% (452)
Professional Degree
2.0% (150)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (75)
Education Palmyra PA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 45.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Palmyra, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
5.6% (41,993)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.1% (23,507)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (98,821)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (83,302)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (113,427)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.7% (185,775)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.0% (113,199)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.5% (63,903)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (11,183)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (18,486)
Income Palmyra PA USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.1% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.7% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.0% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.5% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 6.6% 7.7%

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