Latest Data (2017)
Population 154
Nationwide Rank 17436

Quick Facts

Palmer, Iowa is the 17,436th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Palmer, Iowa is a city.

Palmer, Iowa is currently 33.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Palmer, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
17426 Farmington, Washington 154 1.3%
17427 Fenwood, Wisconsin 154 -9.9%
17428 Geiger, Alabama 154 -3.7%
17429 Hartline, Washington 154 14.9%
17430 Hodges, South Carolina 154 -6.6%
17431 Indianola, Oklahoma 154 -19.3%
17432 Isabel, South Dakota 154 -35.5%
17433 Martha, Oklahoma 154 -24.5%
17434 Montrose, West Virginia 154 -1.2%
17435 Nelsonville, Wisconsin 154 -19.7%
17436 Palmer, Iowa 154 -27.6%
17437 Salamonia, Indiana 154 -2.5%
17438 Tallapoosa, Missouri 154 -24.1%
17439 Warwick, Oklahoma 154 -34.7%
17440 Welton, Iowa 154 -5.5%
17441 Woodlawn Park, Oklahoma 154 -4.3%
17442 Worthington, West Virginia 154 -8.8%
17443 Braddyville, Iowa 153 -12.5%
17444 Bristow, Iowa 153 -24.2%
17445 Brunsville, Iowa 153 4.7%
17446 Exline, Iowa 153 -19.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
15259 Atalissa 308 -1.5%
15274 Granville 307 -5.5%
15291 Kellerton 306 -17.7%
15296 Steamboat Rock 306 -9.1%
15304 Mingo 305 12.9%
15315 Lester 304 21.1%
15320 Rhodes 304 3.4%
15346 Kelley 301 -3.2%
15356 Liscomb 300 10.2%
15423 Lockridge 295 7.2%
15435 Lytton 294 -3.9%
15439 Bertram 293 9.3%
15452 Persia 293 -19.2%
15454 Quimby 293 -20.3%
15457 Westside 293 -10.3%
15483 Bode 290 -11.0%
15486 Marble Rock 290 -10.7%
15488 Ridgeway 290 -0.6%
15493 Bagley 289 -17.8%
15508 West Okoboji 289 -33.2%
15509 Blakesburg 288 -22.3%
15535 Harcourt 286 -15.6%
15537 Kimballton 286 -16.1%
15550 Pulaski 285 13.5%
15580 Stockport 282 -0.7%
15594 Lakota 281 10.1%
15619 Ionia 279 0.7%
15621 Riverton 279 -7.6%
15626 Rippey 278 -12.5%
15635 Leland 277 7.3%
15660 Luana 275 10.8%
15672 Ladora 274 -4.8%
15711 Holland 271 8.8%
15712 Maurice 271 6.6%
15714 Protivin 271 -14.5%
15720 Farmersburg 270 -9.3%
15723 Kiron 270 -0.7%
15734 Crawfordsville 269 -9.1%
15741 Low Moor 269 12.5%
15742 Malcom 269 -23.3%
15746 Deep River 268 -6.9%
15756 Defiance 267 -22.8%
15771 Coulter 266 1.9%
15779 Rowley 266 -8.2%
15787 Mallard 265 -10.1%
15792 Renwick 265 -13.1%
15836 Modale 262 -13.5%
15864 Kensett 260 -6.8%
15868 Dedham 259 -6.8%
15869 Deloit 259 -9.7%
15896 Corwith 257 -26.3%
15948 Alta Vista 253 -11.2%
15969 Chelsea 251 -12.2%
15975 Lu Verne 251 -16.0%
15990 Dixon 250 -8.0%
15999 Cumberland 249 -11.3%
16006 Halbur 249 17.4%
16011 Martelle 249 -11.0%
16026 Grafton 248 -14.4%
16029 La Motte 248 -8.8%
16043 Luxemburg 247 0.4%
16046 Waucoma 247 -17.3%
16055 Montour 246 -13.6%
16065 Parnell 245 10.8%
16066 Silver City 245 -5.4%
16072 Greeley 244 -11.5%
16076 Meservey 244 -3.1%
16083 Harvey 243 -12.5%
16088 Macedonia 243 -25.2%
16106 Wadena 242 -0.4%
16128 Fredonia 240 -4.7%
16149 Pisgah 239 -24.3%
16158 Fenton 238 -24.4%
16161 Keswick 238 -19.5%
16162 Laurel 238 -10.5%
16167 Prescott 238 -10.5%
16169 Yale 238 -16.7%
16183 Crystal Lake 236 -17.1%
16243 Marathon 232 -22.9%
16271 Paton 230 -13.2%
16285 Washta 229 -18.5%
16288 Fostoria 228 -0.8%
16319 Olds 226 -8.8%
16324 Smithland 226 2.2%
16332 Goose Lake 225 -2.5%
16362 New Providence 224 -1.7%
16392 Hanlontown 222 -3.0%
16397 Packwood 222 -0.4%
16431 Stout 220 1.3%
16442 Hornick 219 -13.4%
16443 Lineville 219 -19.7%
16451 Cleghorn 218 -12.8%
16457 Joice 218 -5.6%
16469 Jamaica 217 -8.0%
16476 Cushing 216 -12.1%
16481 Grand River 216 -6.4%
16543 Thurman 212 -9.4%
16557 Rake 211 -7.4%
16561 Woden 211 -12.8%
16564 Cantril 210 -18.2%
16583 Panama 209 -1.4%
16593 Moorhead 208 -9.9%
16597 Ollie 208 -7.1%
16603 Clutier 207 -9.6%
16606 Lucas 207 -14.8%
16615 Blairsburg 206 -11.9%
16628 Van Wert 206 -10.4%
16633 College Springs 205 -16.6%
16643 South English 205 -3.7%
16663 Alvord 203 8.5%
16705 Frederika 201 1.0%
16706 Garden Grove 201 -18.9%
16709 Melvin 201 -17.2%
16722 Linden 200 -12.2%
16727 Rembrandt 200 -11.8%
16731 Woodburn 200 -18.6%
16732 Blencoe 199 -13.4%
16769 Volga 198 -19.8%
16770 Westgate 198 -15.3%
16804 Arthur 195 -20.0%
16809 Hancock 195 -5.7%
16810 Kamrar 195 -14.8%
16815 Stockton 195 4.8%
16831 Onslow 193 -13.4%
16855 Elberon 191 -22.0%
16866 Boxholm 190 -11.6%
16903 Beaman 187 -10.9%
16905 Blockton 187 -2.6%
16907 Davis City 187 -31.7%
16908 Drakesville 187 1.0%
16931 Prairieburg 186 7.5%
16937 Barnum 185 -5.6%
16974 Gravity 183 -16.4%
16975 Henderson 183 7.0%
16981 Portsmouth 183 -18.6%
16991 Decatur City 182 -8.0%
17011 Shambaugh 181 -3.2%
17037 Sherrill 179 -11.3%
17038 Thor 179 2.8%
17042 Coin 178 -29.0%
17047 Hillsboro 178 -13.1%
17050 Maysville 178 9.2%
17057 Rickardsville 178 -6.3%
17060 Tingley 178 4.0%
17061 Wallingford 178 -14.8%
17115 Magnolia 174 -12.5%
17121 Dickens 173 -14.3%
17126 Kirkville 173 -19.1%
17128 Lidderdale 173 -6.4%
17145 Haverhill 172 1.1%
17165 Barnes City 170 -25.1%
17175 Oakville 170 -61.1%
17176 Pilot Mound 170 -20.5%
17188 Lambs Grove 169 -24.8%
17244 Randall 165 15.3%
17247 Rose Hill 165 -20.2%
17254 Alexander 164 -0.6%
17255 Aurora 164 -15.4%
17258 Dundee 164 -8.3%
17262 Little Sioux 164 -24.4%
17267 Soldier 164 -20.7%
17269 Vincent 164 3.7%
17281 Woolstock 163 -20.0%
17288 Moorland 162 -19.4%
17289 Patterson 162 27.5%
17300 Harris 161 -19.0%
17313 Calumet 160 -11.1%
17314 Castalia 160 1.2%
17337 Leighton 159 0.6%
17367 Swaledale 158 -9.7%
17378 Oakland Acres 157 -4.8%
17410 Geneva 155 -9.3%
17415 Reasnor 155 -20.5%
17417 Rowan 155 -28.8%
17421 Bridgewater 154 -11.4%
17436 Palmer 154 -27.6%
17440 Welton 154 -5.5%
17443 Braddyville 153 -12.5%
17444 Bristow 153 -24.2%
17445 Brunsville 153 4.7%
17446 Exline 153 -19.8%
17450 Millersburg 153 -16.8%
17460 Delaware 152 -19.1%
17467 McClelland 152 17.8%
17468 Randolph 152 -26.9%
17485 Linn Grove 151 -28.4%
17498 Hastings 150 -30.5%
17501 Lincoln 150 -17.1%
17506 Panorama Park 150 14.5%
17512 Williamson 150 -7.9%
17518 Monmouth 149 -17.2%
17525 West Chester 149 -6.2%
17543 Rock Falls 148 -12.9%
17548 Clemons 147 -0.6%
17552 Meriden 147 -20.1%
17568 Mount Auburn 146 -8.7%
17573 Whitten 146 -8.7%
17598 Floris 144 -5.8%
17601 Searsboro 144 -9.4%
17612 New Liberty 143 18.1%
17652 Waterville 141 0.0%
17659 Lone Rock 140 -10.8%
17685 Clare 138 -27.3%
17690 Houghton 138 6.1%
17696 North Washington 138 16.9%
17705 Centralia 137 35.6%
17711 Ricketts 137 -4.8%
17718 Ayrshire 136 -32.3%
17725 Springbrook 136 -24.8%
17726 St. Lucas 136 -23.5%
17733 Castana 135 -24.1%
17735 Franklin 135 0.0%
17739 Luther 135 -14.5%
17796 Hamilton 132 -8.3%
17798 Larrabee 132 -10.2%
17809 Webb 132 -20.0%
17811 Westfield 132 -30.1%
17817 Goodell 131 -24.7%
17823 Mitchell 131 -15.4%
17838 East Peru 130 -15.0%
17856 Havelock 129 -26.7%
17883 St. Donatus 128 -8.5%
17911 St. Paul 126 6.7%
17920 Ferguson 125 -0.7%
17933 Dawson 124 -21.0%
17963 Ledyard 123 -16.3%
17967 Rutland 123 -14.5%
17970 St. Marys 123 -8.8%
17971 Stanley 123 -3.9%
17979 Archer 122 -3.1%
17990 Superior 122 -14.0%
17994 Chester 121 -19.8%
18002 Masonville 121 16.3%
18009 Bouton 120 -12.4%
18017 North Buena Vista 120 -3.2%
18020 Toronto 120 -10.4%
18021 Westphalia 120 -25.0%
18030 McIntire 119 -31.2%
18053 Bernard 117 14.7%
18076 Macksburg 116 -18.3%
18082 Rome 116 0.0%
18086 Weldon 116 -20.0%
18094 Marne 115 -22.8%
18101 Brayton 114 -15.5%
18125 Morley 113 28.4%
18128 Promise City 113 7.6%
18142 Lanesboro 112 -25.8%
18153 Derby 111 -15.2%
18176 Harper 109 -18.6%
18191 Westwood 109 -13.4%
18192 Wiota 109 -26.8%
18193 Ackworth 108 21.3%
18194 Arion 108 -20.5%
18195 Cromwell 108 -10.0%
18212 Carpenter 107 -17.6%
18220 Martinsburg 107 -15.0%
18222 Melrose 107 -17.6%
18225 Mount Union 107 -18.9%
18235 Buckeye 106 -3.6%
18239 Fraser 106 -22.6%
18242 Oyens 106 -19.6%
18245 Somers 106 -35.3%
18262 Nodaway 105 -20.4%
18289 Baldwin 103 -18.8%
18301 Pleasant Plain 103 -21.3%
18303 Sageville 103 -54.0%
18330 Oto 101 -30.3%
18333 St. Anthony 101 -7.3%
18334 St. Olaf 101 -25.1%
18337 Andover 100 14.9%
18368 Willey 99 -2.9%
18371 Chillicothe 98 10.1%
18391 Arispe 96 7.8%
18408 Unionville 96 -24.4%
18437 Hansell 94 -2.0%
18442 Luzerne 94 -10.4%
18474 Morrison 92 -4.1%
18481 Zwingle 92 -8.0%
18485 Craig 91 -10.7%
18537 Matlock 88 6.0%
18541 Numa 88 -20.7%
18564 Sharpsburg 87 -11.2%
18573 Cylinder 86 -21.8%
18576 Garber 86 -16.5%
18578 Gruver 86 -18.0%
18590 Grant 85 -16.6%
18609 Keomah Village 84 -13.4%
18617 Bradgate 83 -17.8%
18629 Rathbun 83 -5.6%
18636 Graf 82 12.3%
18655 Nemaha 81 -19.0%
18662 Yorktown 81 -1.2%
18667 Chatsworth 80 -10.1%
18675 Redding 80 2.5%
18678 Spragueville 80 -11.1%
18686 Hartwick 79 -4.8%
18691 Struble 79 -7.0%
18703 Truesdale 78 -14.2%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 154 17,436
2016 157 17,426
2015 160 17,369
2014 162 17,339
2013 163 17,332
2012 162 17,357
2011 163 17,346
2010 165 17,314
2009 170 17,265
2008 173 17,241
2007 183 17,108
2006 184 17,104
2005 187 17,066
2004 193 16,988
2003 201 16,884
2002 205 16,836
2001 209 16,781
2000 213 16,751
1990 230 16,247