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Palmetto is a city in Fulton County, in the Atlanta metro area. (The community straddles Fulton and Coweta counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)
The latitude of Palmetto is 33.517N. The longitude is -84.669W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,020 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,614.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Palmetto demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Fulton County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Atlanta area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 30268 ZIP code.
2% of Palmetto residents report German ancestry, and 3% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Palmetto ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Palmetto was $15,097, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Palmetto residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Palmetto, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $486. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $868.
Fulton County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Palmetto political report.
The average commute time for Palmetto workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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