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-Strengthening economy
-Winter climate
-Attractive downtown areas


-Hot, humid summers
-Growth and sprawl
-Violent crime

What Bert Has To Say About Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metro Area

This metropolitan area includes Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Clearwater, all of which surround Tampa Bay. The area is varied and cosmopolitan with a pleasant climate and balanced local economy. A 1980’s building boom brought downtown Tampa skyscrapers, a major airport renovation, and the development of a cruise-ship terminal. While soft in the early part of the decade, the economy has gained traction recently as the benefits of a business-friendly climate have paid off. Among other new economy pursuits, the area has become a favorite as a secondary location for information processing for the financial industry.

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Quick Facts About Gulfport

    The unemployment rate in Gulfport is 4.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gulfport jobs have Increased by 1.63 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Gulfport's cost of living is 5.70% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Gulfport's population is 12,322 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 5.07 percent.
    Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Gulfport is $154,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -9.65%.
    Gulfport public schools spend $9,270 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Gulfport.

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Gulfport Housing Market

It's a good time to buy in Gulfport. Home Appreciation is up 13.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Gulfport Real Estate.
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exceptional quality of life

Gulfport is a very small city about 2 miles square. Located on the bay with a strong downtown... (Read More)




Year around you can't beat the weather if you are tired of the cold in the norther states. It can be hot but with a cool Gulf breeze almost always blowing it doesn't... (Read More)



Laid back, friendly Gulfport

I live in Gulfport FL and I love it. It is one of the friendliest, most laid-back and TOLERANT towns I've eve been in. A wonderul place to live. And the city of St... (Read More)



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