Palmer Ranch

Picturesque landscapes, lush greenery, recreational amenities, and commercial developments.

Welcome to Palmer Ranch

Palmer Ranch, a prominent planned community located in Sarasota, Florida, offers a range of housing options amidst picturesque landscapes, lush greenery, recreational amenities, and commercial developments. An extensive network of neighborhood walking and biking trails stands out as a key attraction as they wind through natural preserves that connect various neighborhoods within the community.
 
Residents enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, jogging, and biking amidst the beautiful Florida scenery. In addition to scenic surroundings, Palmer Ranch features several golf courses, country clubs, and tennis facilities making it an ideal destination for sports enthusiasts. The community also boasts shopping centers, restaurants, and entertainment options providing convenient access to everyday amenities.
 

Location

Conveniently located in the southern part of Sarasota County, just east of US Highway 41, provides quick, easy access to beaches, shopping centers, restaurants, and cultural attractions.
 

Real Estate

The area offers a variety of housing options, including single-family homes, condominiums, villas, and townhouses. Palmer Ranch offers cozy retirement retreats, family-friendly neighborhoods, or luxury estates.
 

Amenities

Residents of Palmer Ranch enjoy a range of amenities including swimming pools and fitness centers, in addition to golf and racquet sports. Many neighborhoods offer social activities through their own community centers.
 

Nature and Parks

Natural attractions such as Potter Park, Legacy Trail, and Oscar Scherer State Park provide opportunities for hiking, picnicking, birdwatching, and kayaking.
 

Shopping and Dining

The nearby Sarasota Square Mail provides residents with access to a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options. With downtown Sarasota just a short drive away from Palmer Ranch, a wide array of dining, shopping, and cultural attractions awaits.
 

Education

Access to top-rated schools, both public and private, makes Palmer Ranch an attractive option for families with children.
 

Community Spirit

Varied neighborhood associations and social clubs throughout Palmer Ranch bring residents together for various events and activities throughout the year which creates a strong sense of community.
 
 

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Overview for Palmer Ranch, FL

16,855 people live in Palmer Ranch, where the median age is 63 and the average individual income is $61,883. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,855

Total Population

63 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$61,883

Average individual Income

Around Palmer Ranch, FL

There's plenty to do around Palmer Ranch, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

42
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including ARCADEbar, Mazzone Olive Oil, and Flobucha.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.59 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.18 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.6 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.73 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.9 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.14 miles 37 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Palmer Ranch, FL

Palmer Ranch has 8,707 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Palmer Ranch do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 16,855 people call Palmer Ranch home. The population density is 3,740.584 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,855

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

63

Median Age

48.55 / 51.45%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
8,707

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$61,883

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

Married
Single
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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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