Palmyra, NE Profile: Facts & Data


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Palmyra, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The Village of Palmyra had a population of 600 as of July 1, 2018. Palmyra ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nebraska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Palmyra is located at latitude 40.7057 and longitude -96.3921 in Otoe County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Palmyra (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Otoe County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,158 feet.

The Village of Palmyra (GNIS ID: 2399615) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Palmyra is located within North Palmyra Election Precinct, a minor civil division (MCD) of Otoe County.

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Palmyra, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 600
Population in Households 600
Population in Familes 527
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,763
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $70,678
Average Household Income $87,757
Per Capita Income $34,722


Total Housing Units 237 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 195 (82.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 8 ( 3.4%)
Median Home Value $213,393
Average Home Value $228,222


Total Households 229
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 176
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.17% 0.95%
Households 1.23% 1.03%
Families 2.29% 0.89%
Median Household Income   -1.47%
Per Capita Income   0.0%

Palmyra, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Palmyra to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 180 69th
Population Density # 63 89th
Diversity Index # 122 79th
Median Household Income # 53 91st
Per Capita Income # 57 90th

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