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Located in: Warren County (see below)

Time Zone: Palmyra lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Elevation: 920 feet [280.42 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Palmyra. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4360, Longitude: -93.4387     [Map].

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   41° 26' 9"
Lon:   -93° 26' 19"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Hartford

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Palmyra

GNIS ID:   460003
FIPS State / Place Code:   19 / 61185

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Palmyra)


About Warren County

The community of Indianola is the County Seat for Warren County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Warren)

Population

2018:<4>     51,056   (10.45% increase since 2010)  
2010:     46,225   (13.66% increase since 2000)
2000:     40,671

Total Area:<5>   573 sq. miles [1,485 km²]

Housing Units:<6>   18,371

Official Website:   www.co.warren.ia.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Warren

GNIS ID:   465279
FIPS State / County Code:   19 / 181

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Palmyra)


About Iowa

From the US Census

Population

2018:     3,156,145   (3.6% increase since 2010)  
2010:     3,046,355   (4.1% increase since 2000)
2000:     2,926,324

Websites for State of Iowa

Official Website:   https://www.iowa.gov/
Tourism:   https://www.traveliowa.com/
Parks:   https://www.iowadnr.gov/
Fishing:   https://www.iowadnr.gov/Fishing
Hunting:   https://www.iowadnr.gov/Hunting

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Iowa

GNIS ID:   1779785
FIPS State:   19

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Palmyra)

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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>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Palmyra, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Palmyra.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2018.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Palmyra. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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