Palmyra Community Profile

Palmyra borough is located on 1.9 square miles on the western edge of Lebanon County between Annville and Hershey, 10 miles west of Lebanon, and 17 miles east of Harrisburg. 

It's 7,000-plus residents enjoy the small town feel of Palmyra (with a whiff of chocolate in the air).  It is considered a bedroom community with its close proximity to Hershey, Lebanon and Harrisburg. 

The residents here are proud of their rich history and celebrated their 250th anniversary in 2010. 

Photo: The square, Palmyra, Pennsylvania. Author Jayu from Harrisburg, PA, U.S.A.