Palatka
in Putnam County of Florida, United States

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.649 and -81.638 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 38' 54" and W -81° 38' 15"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - USD
Spoken languages:
English, Spanish, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:44 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/New_York
UTC/GMT offset: -10 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:51 am and 6:25 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-26.133 and 113.417 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Useless Loop
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United States in Northern America

Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United States.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United States. Last Update: 2024-02-29 08:24:55

Discover Palatka

Palatka in Putnam County (Florida) with it's 10,390 citizens is a city in United States about 690 mi (or 1,111 km) south of Washington DC, the country's capital city.

Local time in Palatka is now 09:44 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / New York with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Palatka, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in United States is Gainesville Regional Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 61 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Also, if you like golfing, there are a few options in driving distance. We discovered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Green Cove Springs, Saint Augustine, Bunnell, Starke and Ocala. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 65 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1026 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 29th of February 2024

25°C (77 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 1st of March 2024

21°C (70 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 2nd of March 2024

27°C (81 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hampton Inn - Palatka FL

Address
0,5 mi
100 Memorial Parkway
32177 Palatka
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEST WESTERN INN OF PALATKA

Address
1,5 mi
119 HWY 17 SOUTH
32131 East Palatka
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort

Address
2,3 mi
133 Crystal Cove Dr.
32177 Palatka
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn Express & Suites PALATKA NORTHWEST

Address
2,1 mi
3813 Reid Street
32177 PALATKA
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BUDGET INN MOTEL PALATKA

Address
0,7 mi
100 MOSELEY AVE
32177 Palatka
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Quality Inn & Suites Riverfront

Address
0,6 mi
201 N. 1st Street
32177 Palatka
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sleep Inn & Suites

Address
2,1 mi
3805 Reid Street
32177 Palatka
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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274 Palmetto Bluff Palatka Florida

Published: February 16, 2015
Length: 00:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vicki Henry

The sky is the limit with what you can do with this 21 acre equestrian estate (or cattle) settled under huge grand daddy oak trees with a 3 BR/2 BA split floor plan custom built brick home...


Palatka, Putnam County Florida Video Tour / Palatka Foreclosures

Published: May 13, 2010
Length: 46:30 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: Pat Odor

Palatka Putnam County Video by All USA Realty 877-869-5967 pat@allusarealty.com visit us on the web at http://allusarealty.com let us find you that Dream Home and Palatka Foreclosures.


Trot for HOPE Two Mile - November 27, 2014 - Palatka, FL

Published: November 28, 2014
Length: 05:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: RaceSmith

Trot for HOPE Two Mile - November 27, 2014 - Palatka, FL.


Hogwaller Mud Bog Trail riding Labor day 2014 Palatka FL

Published: September 04, 2014
Length: 37:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Amanda S

Trail riding through some trails at Hogwaller mudbog in Palatka FL.


Amtrak Silver Meteor #98 Arriving at Palatka, FL

Published: August 23, 2013
Length: 30:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: murjax

Sorry for the poor video quality. I think I had the camera digitally zoomed. Anyway, 1 year since my last Amtrak voyage, I returned to Palatka, FL yesterday to take another one on the Silver...


3D Angel's Diner, Palatka, Florida

Published: March 09, 2010
Length: 40:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: KTSOTR

Angel's Diner, Palatka, Florida, the oldest and I think the best authentic diner in America with curbside tray service.


Amtrak Silver Star train 92 arriving at Palatka, FL 3/9/09

Published: March 10, 2009
Length: 47:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: murjax

I took a little trip to Palatka station this evening. Enjoy the awesome horn from P42 17 as 92 goes over several crossings as it arrives.


Northbound Silver Meteor train 98 arriving at Palatka, FL

Published: December 28, 2008
Length: 59:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: murjax

Here you see train 98 arriving in Palatka, FL 25 minutes late. It was pulled by P42 183 and a rare Dash 8 numbered 512. I took this train to Washington, DC. Enjoy! Honors: #94 - Most Discussed...


Ravine Gardens State Park, Palatka, Florida, USA

Published: September 09, 2012
Length: 48:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Xavi A

Ravine Gardens State Park, Palatka, Florida, USA.


Palatka Christian Service Center

Published: August 31, 2011
Length: 35:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: suzannemb

Palatka Christian Service Center Promotional Video.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

East Palatka, Florida

East Palatka is a census-designated place (CDP) in Putnam County, Florida, United States. The population was 1,654 at the 2010 census.

Located at 29.65, -81.5994 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Census-designated places in Putnam County, Florida

Palatka, Florida

Palatka (pronounced puh-lat-kuh) is a city in Putnam County, Florida, United States. The population was 10,558 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Putnam County. Palatka is the principal city of the Palatka Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is home to 72,893 residents. The city is also home to St. Johns River State College, St. Johns River Water Management District Headquarters, and Ravine Gardens State Park.

Located at 29.6333, -81.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Palatka, Florida, Cities in Putnam County, Florida, Populated places on the St. Johns River, County seats in Florida, Micropolitan areas of Florida, Populated places established in 1821

Ryan's Trailer Park, Florida

Ryan's Trailer Park is a populated place in Putnam County, Florida, United States. The name was collected from the United States Geological Survey's Best Practices National Structures Dataset and entered into the Geographic Names Information System on July 21, 2008.

Located at 29.6644, -81.6592 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Putnam County, Florida

Palatka Heights

Palatka Heights is a neighborhood southwest of downtown Palatka. The area is bordered by St. Johns Avenue to the north, Westover Drive to the west, and the Ravine Gardens State Park to the south. The neighborhood houses the Palatka Water Works, which provided citizens with water from 1886 until the end of the 1980s. The City of Palatka Heights was incorporated July 23, 1886 and existed until its annexation by Palatka in 1921.

Located at 29.6433, -81.6497 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighborhoods in Palatka, Florida, Former municipalities in Florida, 1886 establishments in Florida

Florida Azalea Festival

The Florida Azalea Festival is a two-day event held annually in Palatka, Florida. The festival celebrates the seasonal arrival of the azalea blossom to the Northeast Florida region. The event takes place every year on the first weekend of March.

Located at 29.6462, -81.6289 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Festivals in Florida, Palatka, Florida, Visitor attractions in Palatka, Florida, Visitor attractions in Putnam County, Florida, Flower festivals

Memorial Bridge (Palatka, Florida)

Memorial Bridge spans the St. Johns River and connects Palatka to East Palatka, Florida. The bridge is the only permanent vehicle crossing between Green Cove Springs and Astor. As such, the bridge is an important part of connecting the region. Both US 17 and SR 100 use the bridge as a river crossing. The first bridge spanning this portion of river was constructed by the Palatka Bridge Company in 1888 and was built for rail operated vehicles.

Located at 29.6458, -81.6228 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges completed in 1927, Bridges completed in 1976, U.S. Route 17, Box girder bridges, Road bridges in Florida, Bridges over the St. Johns River, Bridges on the U.S. Highway System

Barge Port (Palatka, FL)

Barge Port is a port facility and industrial development area located in Palatka, Florida. Positioned on the waters of the St. Johns River, tenants enjoy access to navigable waters maintained at 40 feet by the Army Corps of Engineers. The area is also accessible by CSX rail line and US 17. Management and development of the site is conducted through Putnam County Port Authority. Major port facilities are located 60 miles downriver in Jacksonville.

Located at 29.6858, -81.6572 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ports and harbors of Florida, Ports and harbors of the United States Atlantic coast, Industrial parks in the United States, Palatka, Florida, Buildings and structures in Putnam County, Florida, Industrial buildings and structures in Florida, Transport infrastructure completed in 1970

Downtown Palatka

Downtown Palatka is the central business district of Palatka, Florida. According to the Palatka Community Redevelopment Agency, the district is bounded by Main Street to the north, Laural Street to the south, the St. Johns River to the east, and Eleventh Street to the west, Historical Fort Shannon was located at the east end of downtown on the river, near what is today City Hall.

Located at 29.6463, -81.6322 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Neighborhoods in Palatka, Florida, Central business districts in the United States, Visitor attractions in Palatka, Florida


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pilatka, بالاتكا, Палатка, Palatka, پالاتکا، فلوریدا, पालाट्का, 帕拉特卡