Neighborhood Information



The City of Tampa is the largest city in Hillsborough County and is located on the west coast of Florida, approximately 200 miles northwest of Miami, 180 southwest of Jacksonville, and 20 miles northeast of St. Petersburg. The population of the city represents approximately one-third of the total population of Hillsborough County. Tampa’s economy is founded on a diverse base that includes tourism, agriculture, construction, finance, health care, government, technology, and the port of Tampa. Contributing to the success of our community is the way businesses, City government, and citizens work together to make Tampa a better place to live.

Although millions of tourists descend upon Tampa Bay every year, its vacation atmosphere is savored nearly every day by those who call it home. Tampa real estate represents some of the best on Florida’s western coast. You’ll find a wide variety of real estate in Tampa from charming old Tampa homes to new homes in newly built subdivisions. The heart of Tampa offers some of the finest communities close to shopping, schools and MacDill Air Force Base. In south Tampa: Bayshore, Davis Island, Hyde Park, Soho district, and Harbour Island. And of course there is Carrollwood homes, and Westchase homes. A bit to the north is Lutz offering Luxury Homes of Cheval and Heritage Harbor.

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Points of Interest

  • Busch Gardens Tamps Bay
  • Glazer Children’s Museum
  • Tampa Museum of Art
  • H. B. Plant Museum
  • Tampa Bay History Center
  • Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo
  • The Florida Aquarium