Palmetto was founded in 1866 by Samuel Sparks Lamb and named in honor or his native state of South Carolina—the 'Palmetto State.' Water brought the first settlers and soon, yachtsmen and shippers discovered the allure of the mile-wide Manatee River. Fertile ground and a suitable climate attracted hearty young couples willing to accept the challenge of building a new community. In 1897, Florida's governor signed the charter declaring Palmetto a city in the Sunshine State. ... more.Palmetto and the region soon earned a reputation for its hospitality and abundant agricultural production. A nexus of modern highways, railroads, international airports and seaports puts the City of Palmetto in the very heart of Florida's most desirable place to live. Nearly 3 million Floridians live within a 50-mile radius of Palmetto, creating the state's most stable marketplace and work force. Nine public and private universities and colleges are within 45-minutes of the city, along with many of Florida's most noted attractions, museums and beaches.

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115 12th Ave E, Palmetto, FL 34221

115 12th Ave E

$1,275,000
Single Family Home
4 bedrooms, 5 baths
3,894 Sq.Ft.
9,365 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2007
-82.5532
27.5117
SLD
1308 3rd Street Cir E, Palmetto, FL 34221

1308 3rd Street Cir E

$279,000
Townhouse
4 bedrooms, 4 baths
2,848 Sq.Ft.
2,113 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2004
-82.5509
27.515
SLD
1933 24th Street Cir W, Palmetto, FL 34221

1933 24th Street Cir W

$389,000
Single Family Home
5 bedrooms, 3 baths
2,966 Sq.Ft.
34,107 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2007
-82.5868
27.5356
SLD
264 51st Street Cir E, Palmetto, FL 34221

264 51st Street Cir E

$70,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
910 Sq.Ft.
313 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2003
-82.5618
27.5584
SLD
94 Sunset Ln, Terra Ceia, FL 34250

94 Sunset Ln

$600,000
Single Family Home
4 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,836 Sq.Ft.
86,249 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1993
-82.5838
27.5725
SLD
2320 Terra Ceia Bay Blvd #401, Palmetto, FL 34221

2320 Terra Ceia Bay Blvd #401

$110,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
978 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1991
-82.5822
27.536
SLD
1000 Riverside Dr #b201, Palmetto, FL 34221

1000 Riverside Dr #b201

$187,000
Condo
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,821 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1984
-82.5756
27.512
SLD
1604 3rd Street Cir E, Palmetto, FL 34221

1604 3rd Street Cir E

$275,000
Townhouse
4 bedrooms, 4 baths
2,848 Sq.Ft.
2,091 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2004
-82.552
27.5159
SLD
2217 50th Street Cir E, Palmetto, FL 34221

2217 50th Street Cir E

$197,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,648 Sq.Ft.
10,454 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2013
-82.5405
27.5583
SLD
1075 Bayshore Dr, Terra Ceia, FL 34250

1075 Bayshore Dr

$1,130,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
3,350 Sq.Ft.
135,384 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1984
-82.5949
27.5681
SLD
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