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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    C+
Palmyra is a town in Nebraska with a population of 596. Palmyra is in Otoe County. Living in Palmyra offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Palmyra there are a lot of bars. Many families live in Palmyra and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Palmyra are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$100,800
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$910
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    19%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    9%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    48%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    13%

Working in Palmyra

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$60,833
National
$55,322
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Palmyra Reviews

1 review
This is a well organized town outside of Lincoln Nebraska. I have spent all 17 years of my life here. This town is the perfect place to begin a family. There is a rarity in crimes and the school in town is a place that i now call my home.
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