Palmyra is a tiny village located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 551 people and just one neighborhood, Palmyra is the 154th largest community in Nebraska.
Real Estate Prices
Palmyra real estate is some of the most expensive in Nebraska, although Palmyra house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Palmyra isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Palmyra are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Palmyra is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Palmyra who work in office and administrative support (23.33%), sales jobs (14.72%) and management occupations (11.67%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Palmyra is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Palmyra really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Palmyra perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Palmyra, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.24 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small village, Palmyra doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.