Palmyra, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 7,221 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.8%
 
Males: 3,392  (47.0%)
Females: 3,829  (53.0%)
Median resident age:

43.3 years
New Jersey median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 08065.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $66,312 (it was $51,150 in 2000)
Palmyra:

$66,312
NJ:

$76,126

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $35,190 (it was $23,454 in 2000)

Palmyra borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $172,599 (it was $110,300 in 2000)
Palmyra:

$172,599
NJ:

$328,200

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $274,280; detached houses: $323,458; townhouses or other attached units: $188,084; in 2-unit structures: $178,213; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $296,226

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,213.

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.0%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.7% for Black residents, 15.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.3% for other race residents, 14.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Palmyra, NJ (2010)
    • 5,63276.1%White alone
    • 1,04214.1%Black alone
    • 3975.4%Hispanic
    • 1562.1%Two or more races
    • 1361.8%Asian alone
    • 160.2%American Indian alone
    • 150.2%Other race alone
    • 40.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Palmyra, New Jersey as of August 18, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Palmyra is 1,821 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Palmyra by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(78.5)
2
(26.0)
3
(39.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(27.1)
2
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(26.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(40.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.7)
3
(41.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
11
(143.8)
3
(38.9)
4
(52.0)
9
(117.7)
5
(66.1)
6
(80.8)
4
(54.2)
4
(54.1)
11
(148.2)
5
(67.1)
12
(161.9)
0
(0.0)
7
(95.7)
2
(27.4)
5
(69.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(209.2)
6
(77.9)
3
(39.0)
12
(156.9)
20
(264.4)
19
(255.9)
10
(135.6)
12
(162.2)
6
(80.8)
9
(120.9)
13
(175.4)
10
(136.0)
10
(136.6)
10
(137.1)
7
(97.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
50
(653.9)
37
(480.1)
51
(663.3)
26
(340.0)
36
(475.9)
47
(633.1)
32
(434.0)
27
(364.9)
35
(471.5)
41
(550.6)
47
(634.1)
25
(340.0)
26
(355.3)
22
(301.5)
28
(388.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
191
(2,498)
109
(1,414)
100
(1,301)
131
(1,713)
104
(1,375)
141
(1,899)
141
(1,912)
119
(1,608)
149
(2,007)
137
(1,840)
149
(2,010)
136
(1,850)
128
(1,749)
173
(2,371)
106
(1,469)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(287.7)
15
(194.6)
15
(195.1)
18
(235.4)
11
(145.4)
20
(269.4)
18
(244.1)
9
(121.6)
9
(121.2)
13
(174.6)
9
(121.4)
10
(136.0)
2
(27.3)
3
(41.1)
9
(124.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(13.1)
1
(13.0)
1
(13.0)
1
(13.1)
1
(13.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.4)
3
(40.5)
1
(13.6)
2
(27.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)340.6153.8168.7177.8183.2244.2191.5169.9183.6191.9218.2168.5153.0165.8169.3

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Palmyra, NJ

Crime rate in Palmyra detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 19 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.49
New Jersey average:

3.46
March 2016 cost of living index in Palmyra: 101.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (10.6%), Italian (7.5%), German (6.9%), Polish (5.3%), European (3.3%), English (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 18 feet

Land area: 1.98 square miles.

Population density: 3,653 people per square mile   (average).

Palmyra,NJ real estate house value index trend

Palmyra, New Jersey map

516 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.5% Europe, 0.8% Asia).

This borough:

7.1%
New Jersey:

21.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $5,245 (3.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $5,787 (3.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Camden, NJ (6.2 miles , pop. 79,904).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (6.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Riverton borough, NJ (0.9 miles ),
Pennsauken, NJ (1.9 miles ),
Merchantville borough, NJ (2.0 miles ),
Cherry Hill Mall, NJ (2.1 miles ),
Moorestown-Lenola, NJ (2.1 miles ),
Golden Triangle, NJ (2.3 miles ),
Kingston Estates, NJ (2.4 miles ),
Erlton-Ellisburg, NJ (2.5 miles )
.

Latitude: 40.00 N, Longitude: 75.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,242 (-30.8%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 398 (10.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 856

Distribution of median household income in Palmyra, NJ in 2016
Distribution of house value in Palmyra, NJ in 2016
Palmyra satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Historical population in Palmyra, NJ
Historical housing units in Palmyra, NJ

Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+0.3%).
Most common industries in Palmyra, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Construction (10.4%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Health care (4.4%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.7%)
  • Educational services (12.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.2%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Palmyra, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (3.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.1%)
  • Registered nurses (6.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.5%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (3.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)

Average climate in Palmyra, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Palmyra, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 98.5. This is worse than average.

City:

98.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.311. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.311
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.847. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.847
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.22. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.22
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00376. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00376
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Palmyra-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.7 miles away from the Palmyra borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 30.5 miles away from the borough center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Palmyra-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.5 miles away from Palmyra center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 275.5 miles away from Palmyra center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 299.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 41.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 317.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Burlington County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Fire: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Palmyra topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Palmyra:

  • BAPTIST HOME OF SOUTH JERSEY (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; RIVERTON, NJ)
  • DR GERTRUDE A BARBER CENTER DISSTON (Hospital, about 2 miles away; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • PHILADELPHIA NSG HOME - NE UNIT (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • CINNAMINSON CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CINNAMINSON, NJ)
  • JEVS/WAC DITMAN ST (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • DR GERTRUDE A BARBER CENTER DECATUR (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • GOLDEN HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Amtrak stations near Palmyra:

  • 7 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: PHILADELPHIA (30TH & MARKET STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: ARDMORE (STATION RD. & LANCASTER AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palmyra:

  • Holy Family University (about 5 miles; Philadelphia, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,305)
  • Rutgers University-Camden (about 7 miles; Camden, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,949)
  • La Salle University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 5,318)
  • Temple University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 30,016)
  • Thomas Jefferson University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • Community College of Philadelphia (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 15,116)
  • The Art Institute of Philadelphia (about 9 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,432)

Public high schools in Palmyra:

Public elementary/middle school in Palmyra:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Palmyra: Palmyra - Cinnaminson - Riverton Emergency Medical Services (A), Palmyra Fire Department Independence Fire Company 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Robert K. Crane - Biochemist.

Burlington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.3 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

61.4%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

8.6%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
6 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled in 2000

Banks with branches in Palmyra (2011 data):

  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Palmyra Branch at Broad St & Garfield Av, branch established on 1942/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.

For population 15 years and over in Palmyra:

Marital status in Palmyra, NJ
  • Never married: 36.9%
  • Now married: 46.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

For population 25 years and over in Palmyra:

  • High school or higher: 92.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
New Jersey average:

12.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Palmyra
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Palmyra, NJ (based on Burlington County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic111,33422
Mainline Protestant29,271118
Evangelical Protestant23,751112
Other13,99532
Black Protestant7,30332
Orthodox6202
None262,460-
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: 84
Burlington County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Burlington County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 75
This county:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Burlington County:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 227
Here:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.9%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.0%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Burlington County:

14.7%
New Jersey:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.1%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Palmyra:

54.5%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.3
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.7%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Palmyra:

9.7%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Palmyra:

33.2%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

61.4%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Palmyra:

81.3%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Palmyra, NJ 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
Police Protection - Officers 19$64,215$40,5572$177
Streets and Highways 3$6,678$26,7123$1,048
Other Government Administration 3$8,755$35,0207$643
Sewerage 2$6,805$40,8301$524
Judicial and Legal 1$1,967$23,6042$1,405
Financial Administration 1$3,689$44,2686$4,019
Police - Other 1$1,830$21,96018$3,383
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 5$1,524
Health 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 30$93,939$37,57644$12,723

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

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $304,000 ($42.10)
    Police Protection: $304,000 ($42.10)
    Regular Highways: $229,000 ($31.71)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($3.46)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($1.11)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,809,000 ($250.52)
    Police Protection: $1,477,000 ($204.54)
    Sewerage: $840,000 ($116.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $542,000 ($75.06)
    Regular Highways: $360,000 ($49.85)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $172,000 ($23.82)
    Central Staff Services: $171,000 ($23.68)
    Local Fire Protection: $169,000 ($23.40)
    Financial Administration: $165,000 ($22.85)
    Health - Other: $56,000 ($7.76)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $50,000 ($6.92)
    General Public Buildings: $37,000 ($5.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($1.94)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $325,000 ($45.01)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $36,000 ($4.99)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($1.52)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,232,000 ($309.10)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,531,000 ($212.02)
    Other: $53,000 ($7.34)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $14,000 ($1.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $34,000 ($4.71)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $173,000 ($23.96)
    Rents: $109,000 ($15.09)
    Sale of Property: $54,000 ($7.48)
    General Revenue - Other: $44,000 ($6.09)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($1.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $558,000 ($77.27)
    Other: $123,000 ($17.03)
    Health and Hospitals: $18,000 ($2.49)
  • Tax - Property: $6,082,000 ($842.27)
    Other License: $72,000 ($9.97)
    Public Utilities Sales: $64,000 ($8.86)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $10,000 ($1.38)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,437,000 ($614.46)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,416,000 ($473.06)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,021,000 ($141.39)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $9,299,000 ($1287.77)
    Beginning: $8,757,000 ($1212.71)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,990,000 ($275.59)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,021,000 ($418.36)

5.76% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($63,056 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,030 average AGI)
Burlington County:

0.11%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Camden County, NJ  1.26% ($66,122 average AGI)
from Mercer County, NJ  0.61% ($64,121)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.33% ($70,957)


6.04% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($71,835 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($717 average AGI)
Burlington County:

0.09%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Camden County, NJ  1.22% ($54,482 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.35% ($104,201)
to Mercer County, NJ  0.33% ($57,574)

Businesses in Palmyra, NJ

  • Bentleymotors.Com: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Palmyra:

  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WDAS (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WEMG (1310 AM; 1 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEGA COMM., OF CAMDEN LIC., L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palmyra:

  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • W300AD (107.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Palmyra:

  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
Palmyra fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Palmyra fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 400ft / 122mTotal length
  • $75,402,000Total costs
  • 100,079Total average daily traffic
  • 6,538Total average daily truck traffic
  • 155,766Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Palmyra, NJ)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • PALMYRA, Cinnaminson & W Broad (Lat: 40.003056 Lon: -75.021944), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPWY506,
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.950 MHz, 11663.1 MHz, Grant Date: 11/14/2012, Expiration Date: 02/10/2023, Certifier: Jeffrey Matheson, Registrant: Micronet Communications, Inc., 812 Lexington Dr, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 422-7200, Email:
  • CINNAMINSON AVENUE, Cinnaminson Ave / West Broad Street (Lat: 40.003056 Lon: -75.021583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQKN871,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11605.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/28/2009, Expiration Date: 02/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 12/26/2012, Certifier: James J.R. Talbot, Registrant: At&t Corp., 2315 Salem Road, First Floor, H9, Conyers, GA 30013, Phone: (770) 602-2065, Fax: (770) 929-4454, Email:
  • 1CR, 209 S Rt 73 (Lat: 39.999278 Lon: -75.036194), Type: Pole, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WQLD572,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21330.0 MHz, 17875.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/15/2009, Expiration Date: 12/15/2019, Certifier: Alan Macdonald, Registrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 816-6907, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Cinnaminson & W Broad (Lat: 40.003056 Lon: -75.021944), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPON637,
    Assigned Frequencies: 500.012 MHz, 500.112 MHz, 500.187 MHz, 500.287 MHz, 506.037 MHz, 500.087 MHz, 506.137 MHz, 506.187 MHz, 506.237 MHz, 506.287 MHz, Grant Date: 03/09/2010, Expiration Date: 04/12/2020, Certifier: Jeffrey Matheson, Registrant: V-Comm Telecommunications Engineering, 2540 Us Highway 130, Suite 101, Cranbury, NJ 08512, Phone: (609) 655-1200, Fax: (609) 409-1927, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Center Of Tacony Bridge (Lat: 40.011500 Lon: -75.042667), Type: Bridg, Overall height: 46 m, Call Sign: WHX798, Licensee ID: L00004153,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.650 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 03/20/2013, Expiration Date: 04/29/2023, Registrant: Burlington County Commission, Administration Bldg, Palmyra, NJ 08065, Phone: (856) 829-3002

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH A24R (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8028R , Serial Number: MC-24, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 08/30/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas R Borgers, 815 Highland Ave, Palmyra, NJ 08065

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED45$172,64433$141,455180$148,04419$72,0533$1,394,33310$122,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$161,0005$180,8008$177,8751$50,0000$02$160,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$169,8332$141,00074$172,13510$19,0000$07$160,143
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$171,1433$166,33346$161,5435$97,6000$02$82,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$183,0001$82,00013$183,6150$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7001.02 , 7001.03, 7001.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$153,7141$156,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$139,0003$216,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$147,0001$161,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$143,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$131,0000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7001.02 , 7001.03, 7001.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Palmyra, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Palmyra, NJ - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 43
  • Hazardous Condition: 99
  • Service Call: 1
Fire incident types in Palmyra, NJ

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Palmyra, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Palmyra, NJ
  • 81.0%Utility gas
  • 9.6%Electricity
  • 7.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Palmyra, NJ
  • 45.2%Utility gas
  • 39.9%Electricity
  • 9.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.3%No fuel used
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Palmyra compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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