The Borough of Palmyra had a population of 7,780 as of July 1, 2016.
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 (GNIS ID: 885339) 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, 2016.
|Population in Households||7,780|
|Population in Familes||5,995|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,642 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,372 (65.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||952 (26.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||318 ( 8.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$185,476|
|Average Home Value||$206,102|
|Median Household Income||$65,154|
|Average Household Income||$77,218|
|Per Capita Income||$32,991|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.1%|
|Per Capita Income||1.69%|
The table below compares Palmyra to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 190||65th|
|Population Density1||# 142||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 236||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 354||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 352||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.