Palmer 63 Below average
Palmer Livability #939 ranked city in Iowa#20,343 ranked city in the USARanks better than 30% of areas
F Palmer Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A+ Palmer Cost of Living Cost of living is 14% lower than Iowa
7822% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Palmer cost of living
D Palmer Crime Total crime is 57% higher than Iowa
Total crime
3,04718% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3318% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-20%Year over year crime is down
Palmer crime
D+ Palmer Employment Household income is 32% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$37,00033% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$19,91533% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
0%100% lower than the US average
Palmer employment
C- Palmer Housing Home value is 80% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$27,00085% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$58239% lower than the US average
Home ownership
72%13% higher than the US average
Palmer real estate or Palmer rentals
F Palmer Schools HS graduation rate is 11% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
78%6% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
N/A Palmer User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Palmer
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Palmer transportation information

      Average one way commute24min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work63.6%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool24.7%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.3%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk7.8%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home2.6%4.5%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Palmer, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).