Palmer, Alaska

Is Palmer, Alaska a safe place to live?

Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 65.8 to Palmer, Alaska (with 100 being the best). This score helps find the safest places to live in America. When determining if Palmer, Alaska is a safe place to live, we analyze factors including air quality, water quality, crime rates, natural disaster frequency, substance abuse rates, cancer instances, and more.

Crime rates in Palmer, Alaska

  • Crime ratesmoderate
  • Arson crimeslow
  • Vandalismmoderate

In Palmer, Alaska, violent crime rates are considered to be moderateAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research. Arson crimes are lowAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest and property crimes, including vandalism rank moderateAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest.

Environmental Hazards Palmer, Alaska

  • Cancer instancesthe lowest
  • Substance abusethe highest

In Palmer, Alaska, cancer instances are considered to be the lowestAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research. Substance abuse in Palmer, Alaska is the highestAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research.

Natural Disasters in Palmer, Alaska

  • Earthquakes
    in Palmer are possible
  • Hurracanes
    in Palmer are unlikely
  • Severe Storms
    in Palmer are unlikely
  • Tornados
    in Palmer are unlikely
  • Volcanos
    in Palmer are unlikely
  • Wildfires
    in Palmer are very low

Smoking Laws in Palmer, Alaska

Smoking is Prohibited both in Palmer. Smoking inside of workplaces in Palmer is prohibited. The use of e-cigarettes is banned. In Palmer, Alaska recreational and medical marijuana use is legal.

Air & Water Quality in Palmer, Alaska

Air quality
91.0% of the time
Water quality
100 out of 100

Palmer, Alaska has good air quality 91.0% of the time or 332 days per year. The water quality index calculated by Dwellics team in Palmer is 100 out of 100 (100 being the best) based on the number of acute health-based violations for every water utility in the last 5 years.