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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1507 Terra Ceia Bay Cir #0, Palmetto, FL 34221

1507 Terra Ceia Bay Cir #0

$186,000
Condo
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,548 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1997
-82.5823
27.5429
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
416 40th Ct W, Palmetto, FL 34221

416 40th Ct W

$129,000
Villa
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,091 Sq.Ft.
4,095 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1994
-82.5681
27.5504
SLD
1003 Riviera Dunes Way, Palmetto, FL 34221

1003 Riviera Dunes Way

$1,200,000
Single Family Home
4 bedrooms, 4 baths
3,727 Sq.Ft.
11,631 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2007
-82.5547
27.5099
SLD
611 Riviera Dunes Way #307, Palmetto, FL 34221

611 Riviera Dunes Way #307

$220,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,758 Sq.Ft.
Built in 2007
-82.5612
27.5102
SLD
3224 10th Ln W, Palmetto, FL 34221

3224 10th Ln W

$235,000
Single Family Home
4 bedrooms, 3 baths
2,604 Sq.Ft.
2,309 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2006
-82.602
27.5224
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
1103 3rd St E, Palmetto, FL 34221

1103 3rd St E

$1,250,000
Single Family Home
4 bedrooms, 4 baths
2,910 Sq.Ft.
9,583 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2002
-82.5536
27.5148
SLD
1000 Riverside Dr #b303, Palmetto, FL 34221

1000 Riverside Dr #b303

$195,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,435 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1984
-82.5756
27.512
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
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