Palmer is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Palmer Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Marquette County at latitude 46.4408 and longitude -87.5932. Marquette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,302 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Palmer Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Palmer, MI area
Also See: Palmer, MI ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||409|
|Population in Familes||334|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||186 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||150 (80.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||22 (11.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||14 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,842|
|Average Home Value||$91,554|
|Median Household Income||$42,141|
|Average Household Income||$48,480|
|Per Capita Income||$20,974|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.65%|
The table below compares Palmer to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 565||18th|
|Population Density1||# 443||36th|
|Diversity Index2||# 565||18th|
|Median Household Income||# 344||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 398||43rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.