Palmer, Illinois Population 2022

214
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Palmer is a city located in Christian County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 214, it is the 1134th largest city in Illinois and the 23736th largest city in the United States. Palmer is currently declining at a rate of -0.47% annually and its population has decreased by -25.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 288 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Palmer has a population density of 215 people per square mile.

The average household income in Palmer is $74,234 with a poverty rate of 4.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $61,300. The median age in Palmer is 42.4 years, 42 years for males, and 44.2 years for females.

Palmer Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Palmerwas:

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Palmer, Illinois is 214 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 288.

Palmer, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Palmer Population by Race

Palmer Population Pyramid 2022

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Palmer Median Age

43.5


Total

46


Male

37.9


Female

Palmer Adults

There are 225 adults, (64 of whom are seniors) in Palmer.

Palmer Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Palmer Sex Ratio

Female

140

48.61%

Male

148

51.39%

Palmer Population by Age

Palmer Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Palmer Household Types

93.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Palmer Households and Families

2.66

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Palmer Households by Type

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Palmer Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Palmer Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.71%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.46%.

Palmer Educational Attainment by Race

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$35,156

Average Earnings

$38,125

Average Male

$33,438

Average Female

Palmer Earnings by Educational Attainment

Palmer Language by Age

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Palmer Language

99.64% of Palmer residents speak only English, while 0.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.36% of the population.

Palmer Language

Palmer Poverty by Race

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4.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.70%

Male Poverty Rate

5.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palmer

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palmer is White, with 4.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palmer is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.80%.

Palmer Poverty

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Palmer Poverty Rate by Education

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Palmer Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Palmer Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Palmer Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Palmer Married by Age and Sex

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Palmer Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Palmer Marital Status by Race

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Palmer Marital Status

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14

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Palmer Veterans by War

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Palmer Veterans by Age

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Palmer Veterans by Race

Palmer Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palmer Veterans by Education

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55.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Palmer Employment by Age

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Palmer Employment by Race

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Palmer Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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91.32%

Born in Palmer

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Palmer residents were born in the United States, with 91.32% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Palmer Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Palmer Population by Year