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Welcome to Palmer ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Palmer has a population of 7,456 people<1> (see below for details).
The city of Palmer was established in 1916.
Palmer is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Palmer lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time
Palmer lies within the (907) area code.
The ZIP code for Palmer: 99645<3>
Websites for Palmer ...
Official Website: www.palmerchamber.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Palmer had an population of 7,456 people. This is an increase of 25.59% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 64.48% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Palmer had a population of 5,937 people.
The population of Palmer represents 0.84% of the population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 10th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,937 people, the population of Palmer increased 30.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,533 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Palmer.
Communities Also Named Palmer ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Palmer - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Palmer.
Communities near Palmer ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Palmer.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Palmer. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Palmer.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Palmer. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Palmer.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Palmer ...
Looking for more information about Palmer? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Palmer, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Palmer.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Palmer: www.palmerchamber.org/
The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 26 Sep 2020