Palmer, MI Profile: Facts & Data

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Palmer, Michigan - Basic Facts

The Palmer Census Designated Place had a population of 403 as of July 1, 2018. Palmer ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Palmer is located at latitude 46.4436 and longitude -87.5816 in Marquette County. The formal boundaries for the Palmer Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Marquette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,302 feet.

The Palmer Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393176) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Palmer Census Designated Place is located within Township of Richmond, a minor civil division (MCD) of Marquette County.


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Palmer, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 403
Population in Households 398
Population in Familes 321
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 680
Diversity Index3 11
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,659
Average Household Income $52,868
Per Capita Income $22,630

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 184 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 148 (80.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 20 (10.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $75,321
Average Home Value $106,463
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 168
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 114
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.44% -0.4%
Households -0.21% -0.36%
Families -0.72% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   3.33%

Palmer, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Palmer to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan 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 # 567 18th
Population Density # 448 35th
Diversity Index # 549 20th
Median Household Income # 485 30th
Per Capita Income # 445 36th

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