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Welcome to Palmyra ...

Palmyra is located in Warren County.

Palmyra is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Palmyra lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Palmyra ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Des Moines   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of Palmyra

Located in Polk County

West Des Moines   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Palmyra

Located in Polk County

Altoona   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Palmyra

Located in Polk County

Indianola   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Palmyra

Norwalk   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Palmyra

Pleasant Hill   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Palmyra

Located in Polk County

Knoxville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Palmyra

Located in Marion County

Bondurant   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Palmyra

Located in Polk County

Windsor Heights   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Palmyra

Located in Polk County

Carlisle   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Palmyra

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Palmyra.

Communities Also Named Palmyra ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Palmyra - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Palmyra.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Palmyra. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Palmyra. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Palmyra.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Palmyra:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Palmyra ...

Looking for more information about Palmyra? 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.

Looking for more information about Palmyra? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Palmyra, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Palmyra.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Palmyra. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Warren County: www.co.warren.ia.us/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Palmyra - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Palmyra) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Palmyra. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Palmyra

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Palmyra. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4360, Longitude: -93.4387     [Map].

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