Palmer, Michigan Population 2020

486

Palmer is a city located in Michigan. Palmer has a 2020 population of 486. Palmer is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 16.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 418 in 2010. Palmer reached it's highest population of 643 in 2011.

The average household income in Palmer is $58,559 with a poverty rate of 12.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $61,800. The median age in Palmer is 40.1 years, 37.8 years for males, and 43.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.4 males.

Palmer Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Palmer was:

  • White: 98.97%
  • Native American: 1.03%
  • Black or African 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, Michigan is 486, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 486.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 418.

Palmer, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White48198.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native51.03%

Palmer Population Pyramid 2020

Palmer Median Age

40.1


Total

37.8


Male

43.7


Female

Palmer Adults

There are 374 adults, (46 of whom are seniors) in Palmer.

Palmer Age Dependency

48.2

Age Dependency Ratio

14

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Palmer Sex Ratio

Female

245

50.41%

Male

241

49.59%

Palmer Households and Families

Palmer Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Palmer Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88.5%11.5%
All85.5%14.5%
Female81.3%18.8%
Non Family80.6%19.4%

85.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1662.7385.5
Married963.2188.5
Non Family36080.6
Female322.9781.3
Male27100

3.15

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Palmer Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade92.62%
9th to 12th Grade82.33%
High School Graduate15144.02%
Some College11433.24%
Associates Degree236.71%
Bachelors Degree3610.50%
Graduate Degree20.58%

Palmer Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33832336
Native American532

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.56%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 40.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,216$49,125$27,250
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,423$35,625$18,125
Some College$33,125$50,577$31,063
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,216

Average Earnings

$49,125

Average Male

$27,250

Average Female

Palmer Language

Palmer Language by Age

Palmer Language

99.58% of Palmer residents speak only English, while 0.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.42% of the population.

Palmer Poverty

Palmer Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4815812.06%
Native5360.00%

12.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.13%

Male Poverty Rate

15.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palmer

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palmer is Native, with 60.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palmer is White, with 12.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.10%.

Name Poverty
High School17.88%
Some College14.60%
Less Than High School11.76%
Bachelors or Greater5.26%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed7.22%
Male Employed1.74%

Palmer Income

Palmer Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,278$58,559
Families$51,563$62,803
Married Families$63,750-
Non Families-$32,281

Palmer Marital Status

Palmer Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Palmer Married by Age and Sex

Palmer Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Palmer Marital Status by Race

Palmer Veterans

43

Number of Veterans

35

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War20
Second Gulf War9
Vietnam8
Korea2
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5422
18 to 347
65 to 745
55 to 645
75+4

$Palmer Veterans by Education

9.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palmer Employment Status

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Palmer Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

93.21%

Born in Michigan

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Palmer residents were born in the United States, with 93.21% having been born in Michigan. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204860.00%
20194860.00%
20184865011.47%
2017436369.00%
2016400-17-4.08%
2015417-108-20.57%
2014525-25-4.55%
2013550-76-12.14%
2012626-17-2.64%
201164322553.83%
20104180.00%