Palmer Hampden County, Massachusetts

Palmer: City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

About

Palmer is a city located in the county of Hampden in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,140 and a population density of 379 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 12,174 inhabitants.

The city was created 295 years ago in 1726.

Palmer Quick Facts

Population : 12,174 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Hampden County
Postal code : 01069
Phone Area Codes : 413
Area : 32 km2
Altitude : 331 feet / 101 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1727 (295 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 12:20:27 (24th May 2022)
Density : 380 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.28% (2010-2020)
Palmer locator map
Location of Palmer on Massachusetts map.
St Pauls Church  Palmer MA image
St Pauls Church Palmer MA
St Pauls Church  Palmer MA image

Geography

Palmer is located at 42°9'30"N 72°19'43"W (42.1584300, -72.3286900).

Palmer map

Demographics

The population of Palmer increased by 0.28% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,140 - census
2011 12,179 0.32% estimation process
2012 12,193 0.11% estimation process
2013 12,209 0.13% estimation process
2014 12,224 0.12% estimation process
2015 12,211 -0.11% estimation process
2016 12,232 0.17% estimation process
2017 12,237 0.04% estimation process
2018 12,286 0.4% estimation process
2019 12,232 -0.44% estimation process
2020 12,174 -0.48% estimation process

Palmer zip code is 01069. County name: Hampden, County fips: 25013

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People born in Palmer (14)

People born in Palmer, including mathematician Raymond Louis Wilder, politician Thomas Butler King, Canadian politician Marie-Claire Kirkland, .

List

  • George R. Davis (American politician) he was born in 03/01/1840
  • Bill Karlon (American baseball player) he was born in 21/01/1909
  • Chuck Thompson (American sportscaster) he was born in 10/06/1921
  • Henry King (American politician) he was born in 06/07/1790
  • William H. Wilbur (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 24/09/1888
  • Zephaniah Swift Moore (American academic administrator) he was born in 20/11/1770
  • Bill Dunlap (American baseball player) he was born in 01/05/1909
  • Bob Wilder (racing driver) he was born in 01/01/1921
  • Chad Stahelski (American stuntman and film director) he was born in 20/09/1968
  • Tisa Mason she was born in 08/02/1961
  • Rufus W. Stimson (3rd President of the University of Connecticut (1901–1908)) he was born in 20/02/1868

Schools in Palmer

College & universities near Palmer, MA

Code Name City ZIP
431099 Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy-Ludlow Ludlow (MA) 01056

Stations (30)

Amtrak & bus stations near Palmer, MA

Code Name Address Type
SPG Springfield Union Station 66 Lyman St. RAIL
AMM Amherst, Massachusetts 13 Railroad St. RAIL
NHT Union Station 170 Pleasant Street RAIL
WNL Windsor Locks South Main St at Stanton Road RAIL
WND Windsor station 41 Central St. RAIL

Post offices near Palmer

Post Office Name City ZIP
Palmer Post Office Palmer (MA) 01069

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  • Palmer , Texas town in Texas, USA with a population of 2,169 people.
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  • Palmer , Nebraska village in the United States with a population of 473 people.
  • Palmer , Illinois village in Christian County, Illinois, United States with a population of 204 people.
  • Palmer , Iowa City in Iowa, USA with a population of 149 people.
  • Palmer , Kansas human settlement in Washington County, Kansas, United States of America with a population of 105 people.

Other cities in Hampden County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hampden County , MA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Springfield 152,646 City in and county seat of Sangamon County, Illinois, United States and Illinois federated state capital city
North Chicopee 55,179 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Chicopee 54,825 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
City of Westfield 41,094 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
Westfield 41,063 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
Holyoke 39,921 City in Massachusetts, United States
Agawam 28,467 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
West Springfield 28,397 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts
Ludlow 21,101 Town in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
East Longmeadow 16,093 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Longmeadow 15,624 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Wilbraham 14,670 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Southwick 9,715 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Monson 8,750 Town in Massachusetts
Hampden 5,154 Town in Massachusetts
Brimfield 3,679 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Palmer distances to largest Massachusetts cities