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Welcome to Palmyra ...
The village of Palmyra is located in Otoe County.
The location of Palmyra has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Palmyra: pal-MY-rah<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Palmyra has a population of 563 people<3> (see below for details).
Palmyra is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Palmyra lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Palmyra: (402) and (531)<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Palmyra had a population of 545 people. This makes Palmyra the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Palmyra represents 0.03% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 191st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 545 people, the population of Palmyra has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 546 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Palmyra had an population of 563 people. This is an increase of 3.3% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.11% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Palmyra.
Communities near Palmyra ...
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 Palmyra and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
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, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, 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.
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 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Palmyra, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Palmyra.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Otoe County: www.co.otoe.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Jun 2019