The Borough of Palmyra had a population of 7,332 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Palmyra is located at latitude 40.0026 and longitude -75.0353 in Burlington County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Palmyra (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.69 sq. miles. Burlington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.
The Borough of Palmyra has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Palmyra population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||7,332|
|Population in Familes||5,682|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,473 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,259 (65.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||866 (24.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||348 (10.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$184,489|
|Average Home Value||$190,925|
|Median Household Income||$67,762|
|Average Household Income||$78,536|
|Per Capita Income||$33,473|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.31%|
|Per Capita Income||2.18%|
The table below compares Palmyra to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 199||64th|
|Population Density1||# 158||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 235||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 328||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 325||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.