Palmyra is a very small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 1,780 people and just one neighborhood, Palmyra is the 267th largest community in Wisconsin. Much of the housing stock in Palmyra was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Palmyra is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Palmyra is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Palmyra who work in office and administrative support (16.18%), sales jobs (8.76%) and teaching (8.27%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Even though Palmyra is a smaller village, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.