Palmer Information

Palmer Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Palmer, IL

General Palmer Information

State: Illinois

County: Christian County

Close cities: Wenonah, IL, Tovey, IL, Harvel, IL, Morrisonville, IL, Kincaid, IL, Pawnee, IL, Nokomis, IL, Taylorville, IL, Bulpitt, IL

Palmer Population (census data)
Total 233 (-5.6% since 2000)
Male 110 (47.2%)
Female 123 (52.8%)

Population Density: 233 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 72.1 (US Avg is 100)

Palmer Elevation: 620 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1901

Land Area: 1.00 square miles

Median Household Income: $46,063

Zip Codes: 62556.

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Palmer Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.4%)
  • American Indian (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (23.4%)
  • Irish (12.1%)
  • German (6.0%)
  • English (5.6%)
  • French (5.2%)
  • Dutch (4.4%)

Local Palmer Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks, St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Eastern Illinois University, University of Illinois

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