The city of Palmer, Alaska is situated in the Lakes - Knik-Fairview - Wasilla metropolitan area.
The noise levels in Palmer are very low, as the streets are especially calm.
The median year of construction for buildings in Palmer is 1987. The predominant housing types in this part of the Lakes - Knik-Fairview - Wasilla metropolitan area are single detached homes and townhouses. Home owners occupy roughly 80% of the units in Palmer and 20% are rented. This city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Residents may consider it very hard to access high schools and primary schools on foot. Locals can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. As far as food is concerned, home buyers in Palmer almost always have to turn to a car to reach one of around 10 grocery stores.
The preferred method of transportation in Palmer is usually driving. Coming across a place to park is quite easy, and most homes for sale are a very short car ride from the closest highway. However, this city is not very conducive to walking since carrying out daily needs is very inconvenient on foot.