palmer Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 204 2.9 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 3,320 46.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,808 25.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,179 16.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 617 8.7 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,365 89.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,475 20.7 % 20.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 12,155 - -
19 years old and under 2,773 22.8 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 3,848 31.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 3,836 31.6 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,698 14.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,214 99.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 57 0.5 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,347 29.1 % 33.2 %
Married 2,265 48.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 232 5.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 786 17.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,415 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,872 90.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 543 10.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,371 62.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 111 2.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 819 15.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 377 7.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 339 6.3 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 161 3.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 125 2.3 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 112 2.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 553 10.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 413 7.6 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 472 8.7 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 556 10.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,223 22.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,723 31.8 % 13.1 %
Electric 706 13.0 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 2,977 55.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 408 7.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 357 6.6 % 4.2 %
Coal 12 0.2 % 0.1 %
Wood 243 4.5 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 156 2.9 % 0.4 %
None 13 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 11,956 99.5 % 75.7 %
African-American 52 0.4 % 13.1 %
Asian 10 0.1 % 5.4 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 51,846 53,657
Median Family Income 61,362 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 26,778 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 50.00 %
  • Temperature 39.3 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.35 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 33.8
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.06 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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