Palmyra Somerset County, Maine

Palmyra: Town in Maine

About

Palmyra is a town located in the county of Somerset in the U.S. state of Maine. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,986 and a population density of 48 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,979 inhabitants.

Geography

Palmyra is located at 44°50'47"N 69°21'31"W (44.8464500, -69.3586600).

Palmyra map

Palmyra Quick Facts

Population : 1,979 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
County : Somerset County
Postal code : 04965
Phone Area Codes : 207
Area : 41.44 km2
Altitude : 262 feet / 80 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:44:29 (23rd October 2021)
Density : 48 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.35% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Palmyra decreased by 0.35% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,986 - census
2011 1,983 -0.15% estimation process
2012 1,981 -0.1% estimation process
2013 1,981 0% estimation process
2014 1,965 -0.81% estimation process
2015 1,947 -0.92% estimation process
2016 1,949 0.1% estimation process
2017 1,948 -0.05% estimation process
2018 1,958 0.51% estimation process
2019 1,975 0.86% estimation process
2020 1,979 0.2% estimation process

Palmyra zip code is 04965. County name: Somerset, County fips: 23025

People born in Palmyra (2)

People born in Palmyra, including Seventh-day Adventist Church co-founder James White, politician and attorney Joshua Tardy, you can see a list of people who born in Palmyra.

Schools in Palmyra

College & universities near Palmyra, ME

Code Name City ZIP
161572 Unity College Unity (ME) 04988

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Palmyra, ME

Code Name Address Type
BAN Bangor, Maine 1039 Union St. BUS
BFT Belfast, Maine Belmont Ave & US Hwy 1 BUS
ORO Orono (University of Maine), Maine Squapan Rd and Gym Dr BUS
SRT Searsport, Maine 161 East Main St. BUS
AGM Augusta, ME 9 Industrial Drive BUS

Post offices near Palmyra

Post Office Name City ZIP
Palmyra Post Office Palmyra (ME) 04965

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Other cities in Somerset County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Somerset County , ME. (more)

City Name Population Title
Skowhegan 8,238 Town in Maine, USA
Fairfield 6,552 Town in Somerset County, Maine, United States
Madison 4,696 Town in Somerset County, Maine, United States
Pittsfield 4,003 Town in Somerset County, Maine, United States
Norridgewock 3,227 Town in Somerset County, Maine, United States
Anson 2,397 Town in Somerset County, Maine, United States
Canaan 2,168 Human settlement in Somerset County, Maine, United States of America
Saint Albans 1,979 St.
Hartland 1,724 Town in Maine, United States
Cornville 1,389 Town in Somerset County, Maine
Solon 1,078 Town in Maine, United States
Smithfield 1,008 Town in Maine, United States
Athens 976 Town in Maine, United States
Embden 956 Human settlement in United States of America
Bingham 900 Human settlement in Somerset County, Maine, United States of America
Harmony 895 Town in Maine, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Palmyra distances to largest Maine cities