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Palatka

Palatka

Putnam County

About 40 minutes east of the Atlantic Ocean is Palatka, a community with a water life of its own. Tucked alongside the St. Johns River, Palatka invites residents to its many lakes, waterways and parks, including Ravine Gardens State Park and Horseshoe Point Conservation Center, for camping, fishing, hiking and more. The town is known as “The City of Murals” and historic Lemon Street in downtown is reborn with street festivals, dining options and culture, including the Larimer Arts Center. Each year, Palatka hosts local festivals, including the Florida Azalea Festival. Prospective homebuyers are acting now in Palatka, where homes are appreciating and the median price is $97,100.

Tags
Rural, Drive, Walk/Bike, Active Water Sports, Festivals & Concerts, Fishing & Boating, Golfing, Historic Sites, Nature & Hiking, Family Friendly, Quiet, Creek, Lake, River

Schools

Putnam County:

Elementary
James A. Long Elementary School, Kelly Smith Elementary School, Mellon Elementary Schooll, William D. Moseley Elementary School
Middle School
Overturf Sixth Grade Center, Robert H. Jenkins Jr. Middle School, Putnam County Arts and Sciences Academy
High School
Palatka High School Putnam Edge High School

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