Palmer is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 7,658, it is the 8th largest city in Alaska and the 3732nd largest city in the United States. Palmer is currently growing at a rate of 2.35% annually and its population has increased by 28.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,937 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Palmer has a population density of 1,510 people per square mile.
The average household income in Palmer is $76,153 with a poverty rate of 12.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $951 per month, and the median house value is $204,300. The median age in Palmer is 30.6 years, 29.6 years for males, and 31.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.8 males.