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Welcome to Palma Sola ...

Palma Sola is located in Manatee County<1>.

Palma Sola is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Palma Sola lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Palma Sola: (941)

Websites for Palma Sola ...

Junior League:   jlmc.info/

Communities near Palma Sola ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Palma Sola.

  • Saint Petersburg (17 miles [27.4 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Petersburg
    • Saint Petersburg lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Palma Sola and is located in Pinellas County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 267,802 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Petersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Petersburg<4>
  • Bradenton (3 miles [4.8 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bradenton
    • Bradenton lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Palma Sola and is located in Manatee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,737 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradenton<4>
  • Sarasota (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sarasota
    • Sarasota lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Palma Sola and is located in Sarasota County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,859 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sarasota
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sarasota<4>
  • Palmetto (3 miles [4.8 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmetto
    • Palmetto lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Palma Sola and is located in Manatee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,796 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmetto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmetto<4>
  • Gulfport (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gulfport
    • Gulfport lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Palma Sola and is located in Pinellas County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,285 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulfport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulfport<4>
  • Saint Pete Beach (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Pete Beach
    • Saint Pete Beach lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Palma Sola and is located in Pinellas County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,529 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Pete Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Pete Beach<4>
  • Saint Petersburg Beach (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Petersburg Beach
    • Saint Petersburg Beach lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Palma Sola and is located in Pinellas County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Petersburg Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Petersburg Beach
  • Longboat Key (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longboat Key
    • Longboat Key lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Palma Sola and is located in Manatee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,303 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longboat Key
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longboat Key<4>
  • Treasure Island (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Treasure Island
    • Treasure Island lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Palma Sola and is located in Pinellas County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,892 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Treasure Island
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Treasure Island<4>
  • South Pasadena (17 miles [27.4 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Pasadena
    • South Pasadena lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Palma Sola and is located in Pinellas County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,067 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Pasadena have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Pasadena

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Palma Sola. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Palma Sola.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Palma Sola. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Palma Sola.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Palma Sola. See our Newspapers Page for Palma Sola.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Palma Sola ...

Looking for more information about Palma Sola? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Palma Sola, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Palma Sola.

Adding Palma Sola to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Palma Sola in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Palma Sola was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Palma Sola on our Genealogy Page.

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Mentions & References for Palma Sola

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The official website for Manatee County: www.co.manatee.fl.us/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Manatee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Palma Sola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Palma Sola) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Palma Sola. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Palma SolaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Palma Sola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.5123, Longitude: -82.6324    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.




 

 

 

 

 


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