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Palatka Travel Guide: 26 reviews and 50 photos

On our 2003 trip through Florida, we stopped in Palatka on the way from St. Augustine to Ocala.

Palatka, in its own words, is a "gem of a city on the St. John's River".

wikipedia info:
11000 people living in 4000 households with 2500 families. Household annual income is under $25000 (very near the poverty level).
City is in Putnam County

official website for Palatka is: http://www.co.putnam.fl.us/palatka/

a good website for tourists to check out Palatka is:

ZIPCODE 32177 and 32178 is Palatka
029-38-00N 081-38-35W
29.637, -81.644
Area Code 386

interesting facts

Palatka Fire Department is part of the Putnam County Emergency Services

Palatka Police Department: uses a strategy of weed (out crime) and seed (plans for the future)

  • Last visit to Palatka: Apr 2003
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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