Palmyra Macoupin County, Illinois

Palmyra: Village in Illinois, United States

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Location of Palmyra on Illinois map.

About

Palmyra is a village located in the county of Macoupin in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 698 and a population density of 698 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 654 inhabitants.

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Geography

Palmyra is located at 39°26'5"N 89°59'45"W (39.4347700, -89.9959400).

Palmyra map

Weather

Palmyra forecast: A slight chance of rain showers after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Palmyra Quick Facts

Population : 654 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Macoupin County
Area : 1 km2
Altitude : 2,201 feet / 671 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 02:49:31 (21st October 2021)
Postal code : 62674
Density : 654 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.73% (2010-2020)
Weather : 64℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Palmyra decreased by 6.73% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 698 - census
2011 696 -0.29% estimation process
2012 687 -1.31% estimation process
2013 682 -0.73% estimation process
2014 676 -0.89% estimation process
2015 673 -0.45% estimation process
2016 667 -0.9% estimation process
2017 667 0% estimation process
2018 666 -0.15% estimation process
2019 659 -1.06% estimation process
2020 654 -0.76% estimation process

Palmyra zip code is 62674. County name: Macoupin, County fips: 17117

People born in Palmyra (2)

People born in Palmyra, including baseball player Joe McManus, George Page, you can see a list of people who born in Palmyra.

Schools in Palmyra

College & universities near Palmyra, IL

Code Name City ZIP
143288 Blackburn College Carlinville (IL) 62626
443173 Mr John's School of Cosmetology & Nails-Jacksonville Jacksonville (IL) 62650
146825 MacMurray College Jacksonville (IL) 62650-2590
145691 Illinois College Jacksonville (IL) 62650-2299
149499 Tri-County Beauty Academy LITCHFIELD (IL) 62056

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Palmyra, IL

Code Name Address Type
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL

Post offices near Palmyra

Post Office Name City ZIP
Palmyra Post Office Palmyra (IL) 62674

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  • Palmyra , Missouri city in Marion County, Missouri, United States of America with a population of 3,578 people.
  • Palmyra , Ohio township in Portage County, Ohio with a population of 2,908 people.
  • Palmyra , Michigan civil township of Lenawee County of Michigan, USA with a population of 1,980 people.
  • Palmyra , Maine town in Maine with a population of 1,979 people.
  • Palmyra , Indiana town in Indiana, United States with a population of 1,433 people.
  • Palmyra , Wisconsin civil town in Jefferson County, Wisconsin with a population of 1,219 people.
  • Palmyra , Nebraska village in Nebraska, United States with a population of 575 people.

Other cities in Macoupin County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Macoupin County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Carlinville 5,441 City in Illinois
Staunton 4,919 Township in Macoupin County, Illinois
Virden 3,302 City in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Piasa 3,151 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Gillespie 3,048 City in Illinois, United States
Girard 1,981 City in Illinois
Brighton 1,967 Village in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Mount Olive 1,911 City in Illinois
Bunker Hill 1,664 City in Illinois, USA
Benld 1,406 City in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Barr 1,208 Unincorporated community in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
Shipman 583 Township in Macoupin County, Illinois
Wilsonville 550 Village in Illinois, United States
Medora 390 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Mount Clare 262 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Sawyerville 261 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America