Palmer 62 Below average
Palmer Livability #876 ranked city in Illinois#20,905 ranked city in the USARanks better than 28% of areas
F Palmer Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
B+ Palmer Cost of Living Cost of living is 15% lower than Illinois
8416% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Palmer cost of living
F Palmer Crime Total crime is 43% higher than Illinois
Total crime
3,21229% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3229% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Palmer crime
D Palmer Employment Household income is 4% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$56,8753% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$25,55514% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%25% higher than the US average
Palmer employment
B Palmer Housing Home value is 63% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$63,90065% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$67529% lower than the US average
Home ownership
89%40% higher than the US average
Palmer real estate or Palmer rentals
D+ Palmer Schools HS graduation rate is 3% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
82%1% 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 commute27min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work73.6%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool4.2%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.8%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home19.4%4.4%4.6%

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