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Palmyra is a town in Wayne County, New York, United States. The population was 7,975 at the 2010 census. The town is named after the ancient city Palmyra in Syria. The Town of Palmyra is on the south border of the county. The town contains a village also named Palmyra. The town is about 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Rochester, New York.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Palmyra in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Palmyra like a local. Palmyra is located at a short trip away from Syracuse a major city in United States. Add Syracuse to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Syracuse Zoo, Destiny U S A, Erie Canal Museum. To explore Palmyra, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Palmyra*

  • Pollution Statistics in Palmyra

    Know the pollution level of Palmyra before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 39.29 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.57 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35.71 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 42.86 (Moderate)
  • Palmyra: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Palmyra for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Palmyra.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.57 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 60.29 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 64.19 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 45 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 57.86 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 54.05 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 72.14 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 54.73 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 29.73 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 55 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 43.38 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 62.14 (High)
  • Living in Palmyra - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Palmyra is 167.53 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 41.97 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 63.62 (High)
    • Pollution Index 32.27 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 27.94 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.51 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 67.42 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.68 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 106.73 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Palmyra

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Palmyra

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.95 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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