Palmer is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,036 people and just one neighborhood, Palmer is the 623rd largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Palmer is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.33% of the Palmer workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Palmer is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Palmer who work in office and administrative support (21.26%), sales jobs (9.18%) and personal care services (7.74%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In Palmer, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.56 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Palmer is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.