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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140 Riviera Dunes Way #703, Palmetto, FL 34221

140 Riviera Dunes Way #703

$410,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,834 Sq.Ft.
Built in 2007
-82.5604
27.5134
SLD
610 Riviera Dunes Way #103, Palmetto, FL 34221

610 Riviera Dunes Way #103

$280,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,758 Sq.Ft.
Built in 2004
-82.5599
27.5103
SLD
3006 6th Ave W, Palmetto, FL 34221

3006 6th Ave W

$205,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,358 Sq.Ft.
8,581 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1992
-82.5718
27.5416
SLD
1921 24th Street Cir W, Palmetto, FL 34221

1921 24th Street Cir W

$375,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,669 Sq.Ft.
36,068 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2006
-82.5856
27.5348
SLD
1826 Amberwynd Cir W, Palmetto, FL 34221

1826 Amberwynd Cir W

$875,000
Single Family Home
5 bedrooms, 4 baths
3,810 Sq.Ft.
54,929 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2006
-82.6167
27.5342
SLD
5210 Palmetto Point Dr, Palmetto, FL 34221

5210 Palmetto Point Dr

$255,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,371 Sq.Ft.
13,939 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1971
-82.5672
27.5615
SLD
140 Riviera Dunes Way #1503, Palmetto, FL 34221

140 Riviera Dunes Way #1503

$1,224,000
Condo
3 bedrooms, 4 baths
3,759 Sq.Ft.
Built in 2007
-82.5603
27.5135
SLD
3012 Fiddlers Bnd #3012, Palmetto, FL 34221

3012 Fiddlers Bnd #3012

$212,500
Condo
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,488 Sq.Ft.
214,976 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1998
-82.5846
27.541
SLD
610 Riviera Dunes Way #107, Palmetto, FL 34221

610 Riviera Dunes Way #107

$280,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,758 Sq.Ft.
Built in 2004
-82.5598
27.5106
SLD
2560 Tarpon Rd, Palmetto, FL 34221

2560 Tarpon Rd

$1,325,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,972 Sq.Ft.
81,022 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1989
-82.611
27.5368
SLD
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