Palmyra, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 941 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +48.7%
Males: 426  (45.3%)
Females: 515  (54.7%)
Median resident age:

38.0 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 47164.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,181 (it was $36,964 in 2000)
Palmyra:

$48,181
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,987 (it was $15,114 in 2000)

Palmyra town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $127,524 (it was $83,600 in 2000)
Palmyra:

$127,524
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $134,270; detached houses: $132,457

Median gross rent in 2017: $601.

March 2019 cost of living index in Palmyra: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.4%
(18.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 79.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Palmyra, IN (2010)
    • 88795.4%White alone
    • 161.7%Two or more races
    • 151.6%Asian alone
    • 91.0%Hispanic
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone

Races in Palmyra detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Palmyra, Indiana as of January 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Palmyra is 162 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (34.5%), German (30.7%), English (7.4%), Irish (7.2%), British (2.6%), Scottish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 770 feet

Land area: 0.93 square miles.

Population density: 1,015 people per square mile   (low).

Palmyra, Indiana map

16 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $760 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $774 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (23.2 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (251.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Fredericksburg, IN (2.2 miles),
New Salisbury, IN (2.6 miles ),
Greenville, IN (2.7 miles ),
New Pekin, IN (2.9 miles ),
Crandall, IN (2.9 miles),
Hardinsburg, IN (3.1 miles ),
Borden, IN (3.1 miles ),
Milltown, IN (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 38.41 N, Longitude: 86.11 W

Area code: 812

Distribution of median household income in Palmyra, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Palmyra, IN in 2017
Palmyra satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Indiana:

3.9%
Most common industries in Palmyra, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.3%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Truck transportation (4.8%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.2%)
  • Truck transportation (9.0%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (11.0%)
  • Gasoline stations (6.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Palmyra, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (16.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)

Average climate in Palmyra, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Palmyra, Indiana average temperatures Palmyra, Indiana average precipitation Palmyra, Indiana humidity Palmyra, Indiana wind speed Palmyra, Indiana snowfall Palmyra, Indiana sunshine Palmyra, Indiana clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.8. This is about average.

City:

77.8
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 13.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.482. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.482
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.95
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Palmyra-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Palmyra town center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 27.0 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Palmyra-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from Palmyra center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 118.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 100.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from Palmyra center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 94.2 miles away from Palmyra center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 108.1 miles away from Palmyra center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Harrison County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Palmyra topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Palmyra:

  • BLUE RIVER SERVICES INC. (1365 MARVY LANE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Palmyra:

  • TODD DICKEY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LEAVENWORTH, IN)
  • BLUE RIVER SERVICES INC. (Hospital, about 13 miles away; CORYDON, IN)
  • BLUE RIVER SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; SALEM, IN)
  • BLUE RIVER SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; MILLTOWN, IN)
  • ST VINCENT SALEM HOSPITAL INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; SALEM, IN)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-INDIAN CREEK (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CORYDON, IN)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-HARRISON (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CORYDON, IN)

Airports and heliports located in Palmyra:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palmyra:

  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 17 miles; New Albany, IN; Full-time enrollment: 5,050)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 23 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • University of Louisville (about 24 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 26 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Bellarmine University (about 26 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • Sullivan University (about 28 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 51 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)

Public elementary/middle school in Palmyra:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Palmyra: Palmyra Fire Department (A), Palmyra Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Palmyra Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Harrison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.3%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.4%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Palmyra (2011 data):

  • First Harrison Bank: Palmyra Branch at 710 Main Street, branch established on 1938/09/10. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $439.6 mil, Deposits: $364.8 mil, headquarters in Corydon, IN, positive income, 13 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Palmyra:

Marital status in Palmyra, IN
  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 35.0%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 27.2%

For population 25 years and over in Palmyra:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Indiana average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Palmyra, IN (based on Harrison County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,39933
Mainline Protestant5,22540
Catholic4,4476
Other2892
Black Protestant551
None23,949-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Harrison County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Harrison County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
This county:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Harrison County:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Harrison County:

9.1%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Harrison County:

29.0%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.5%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Palmyra:

45.7%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Palmyra:

43.8%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Palmyra:

27.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Palmyra:

32.6%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Palmyra:

5.6%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Palmyra:

6.0
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Palmyra:

17.0%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

50.6%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.1%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Palmyra, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 8$14,427$21,6412$1,143
Financial Administration 2$5,122$30,7320$0
Water Supply 2$4,488$26,9280$0
Sewerage 1$3,157$37,8840$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$2,858
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$1,143
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 13$27,194$25,1029$5,144

Palmyra government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $556,000 ($590.86)
    Sewerage: $98,000 ($104.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000 ($53.13)
    Central Staff Services: $44,000 ($46.76)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($14.88)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($9.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($6.38)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($6.38)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($4.25)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($1.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($24.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($1.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $381,000 ($404.89)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($39.32)

Palmyra government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $183,000 ($194.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($47.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($6.38)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($13.82)
    Highways: $4,000 ($4.25)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $13,000 ($13.82)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($4.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $818,000 ($869.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $110,000 ($116.90)
    Highways: $16,000 ($17.00)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($3.19)
  • Tax - Property: $36,000 ($38.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,000 ($4.25)

Palmyra government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,869,000 ($1986.18)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,636,000 ($1738.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $233,000 ($247.61)

Palmyra government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $229,000 ($243.36)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $598,000 ($635.49)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $248,000 ($263.55)

5.78% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,061 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
Indiana average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Floyd County, IN  1.43% ($47,598 average AGI)
from Clark County, IN  0.89% ($44,985)
from Jefferson County, KY  0.67% ($55,255)


5.54% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,889 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
Indiana average:

6.25%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Floyd County, IN  1.57% ($47,704 average AGI)
to Clark County, IN  1.01% ($36,416)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.50% ($46,961)

Businesses in Palmyra, IN

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Palmyra:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSLM (1220 AM; 5 kW; SALEM, IN; Owner: DON H. MARTIN)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXLN (1570 AM; 2 kW; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFIA (900 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palmyra:

  • WZKF (98.9 FM; SALEM, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WFIA-FM (94.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WJZL (93.1 FM; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKLO (96.9 FM; HARDINSBURG, IN; Owner: WKLO, LLC)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSLM-FM (97.9 FM; SALEM, IN; Owner: REBECCA L. COOMER)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WBRO (89.9 FM; MARENGO, IN; Owner: CRAWFORD COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WTFX-FM (100.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMPI (105.3 FM; SCOTTSBURG, IN; Owner: D.R. RICE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Palmyra:

  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WHAN-LP (Channel 17; SALEM, IN; Owner: REBECCA L. WHITE)
  • WKPC-TV (Channel 15; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUC'L. TV)
  • WKMJ-TV (Channel 68; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBNA (Channel 21; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W50CI (Channel 50; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • Palmyra, Indiana
  • Fatal accident count15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents22
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:5
  • Fatalities16
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents30
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Indiana average
  • Fatal accident count7201
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11274
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons1872
  • Fatalities7942
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17068
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents870
See more detailed statistics of Palmyra fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 75ft / 23.4mTotal length
  • 2,093Total average daily traffic
  • 129Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,988Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Palmyra, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 21980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Palmyra, IN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Palmyra)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • PALMYRA, 1423 Highway 150 (Lat: 38.403444 Lon: -86.100028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WQOT275,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/2012, Expiration Date: 01/23/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • Palmyra East Water, Lat: 38.377778 Lon: -86.044444, Type: Mast, Structure height: 45 m, Overall height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQTD910,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/14/2014, Expiration Date: 01/14/2024, Certifier: Michael S Cason, Registrant: Crossroads Broadband, Inc, 213 West Main Street, Vevay, IN 47043, Phone: (502) 213-0024, Email:
  • 9LV1194A, 1423 Highway 150 (Lat: 38.403444 Lon: -86.100028), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WRAD494,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 10/17/2017, Expiration Date: 10/17/2027, Certifier: David Weblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Palmyra)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: ULTRALIGHT SPORT AVIATION LLC ZENITH 701 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3738A , Serial Number: 082, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 02/07/2008
    Registrant (LLC): Bear Creek Aviation LLC, 2220 E Martinsburg Fire Rd, Palmyra, IN 47164
  • Aircraft: ZAHTILLA DIRK L EXCALIBUR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 53DZ , Serial Number: 1095, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 08/17/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 06/23/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Christian Kast, 14150 Wingler Rd Ne, Palmyra, IN 47164
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6180E , Serial Number: 46280, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 12/29/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 12/23/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Allen R Thevenot, 13735 Kings Ln Ne, Palmyra, IN 47164

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$117,135
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$107,760
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$58,210
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0601.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Palmyra, IN
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2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Fire incident types in Palmyra, IN

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Palmyra, IN
Most common first names in Palmyra, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2276.0 years
Charles1871.2 years
James1775.5 years
Mary1685.6 years
John1377.8 years
Robert1171.2 years
George1072.8 years
Raymond876.5 years
Arthur879.7 years
Walter870.2 years
Most common last names in Palmyra, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gettelfinger1277.5 years
Martin1085.1 years
Miller979.4 years
Haub878.6 years
Smith874.1 years
Uhl782.7 years
Voyles779.0 years
Brown674.8 years
Arnold669.7 years
Fessel579.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Palmyra, IN
  • 55.5%Electricity
  • 25.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.0%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 1.4%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Palmyra, IN
  • 91.4%Electricity
  • 8.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Palmyra compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Palmyra on our top lists:

  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in India (population 500+)"
There are 4 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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