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Welcome to Palmer ...
The village of Palmer is located in Merrick County.
The location of Palmer has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Palmer has a population of 477 people<2> (see below for details).
Palmer is 1,790 feet [546 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Palmer lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Palmer lies within the (308) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Palmer had a population of 472 people (which is 6.02% of the total population of Merrick County). This makes Palmer the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Palmer represents 0.03% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 205th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 472 people, the population of Palmer has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 472 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Palmer had an population of 477 people. This is an increase of 1.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.06% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Palmer.
Communities near Palmer ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Palmer and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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, Alaska, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, 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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 ...
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This page was last modified: 16 Jun 2019