Palmyra Lebanon County, Pennsylvania

Palmyra: Borough in western Lebanon County, Pennsylvania

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Palmyra is a city located in the county of Lebanon in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,339 and a population density of 694 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 1,299 inhabitants.

The city was created 304 years ago in 1716.


Palmyra is located at 40°18'32"N 76°35'36"W (40.3089800, -76.5933000).

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Palmyra Quick Facts

Population : 1,299 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Lebanon County
Area : 1.93 km2
Altitude : 1,496 feet / 456 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1717 (304 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 23:08:11 (14th May 2021)
Postal code : 17078
Density : 673 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -3.08% (2010-2019)


According to census records, the population of Palmyra decreased by 3.08% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,339 - census
2011 1,334 -0.37% estimation process
2012 1,323 -0.83% estimation process
2013 1,320 -0.23% estimation process
2014 1,316 -0.3% estimation process
2015 1,314 -0.15% estimation process
2016 1,304 -0.77% estimation process
2017 1,300 -0.31% estimation process
2018 1,300 0% estimation process
2019 1,299 -0.08% estimation process

Palmyra zip code is 17078. County name: Lebanon, County fips: 42075

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People born in Palmyra (4)

People born in Palmyra, including American-Argentine astronomer John M. Thome, footballer Tom Brandt, ice hockey forward Brendan Woods, you can see a list of people who born in Palmyra.


College & universities near Palmyra

Code Name City ZIP
213507 Lebanon Valley College Annville (PA) 17003-1400

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near Palmyra

Code Name Address Type
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
MJY Mount Joy East Henry St. and North Market St. RAIL
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
LNC Lancaster station 53 McGovern Avenue RAIL

Other places with the same name (10)

Other cities in Lebanon County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lebanon County , PA.

City Name Population Title
South Lebanon 10,034 Township in southern Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
North Cornwall 7,930 Township in central Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Annville 5,056 Census-designated place in Jackson County, Kentucky
Cornwall 4,376 Borough in southern Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
East Hanover 2,971 Township in western Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Cleona 2,219 Borough in central Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Hamlin 682 Human settlement in United States of America
Lebanon 673 Independent country in Western Asia
Hebron 562 Census-designated place in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Mount Gretna 209 Borough in southwestern Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Colebrook 197 Unincorporated community in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania

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Palmyra distances to largest Pennsylvania cities

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