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Overview
Population:339,391
Pop. Change:12%
State: Florida
Metro Area: Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metro Area
County: Hillsborough County
City:Tampa
Zip Code:33647, 33612, ... 15 total
Real Estate:For Sale  For Rent
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Tampa's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums


Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metro Area

Profile: Large-city complex  Location: Central Florida Gulf Coast at Tampa Bay Elevation: 57 Time zone: Eastern Standard Time

PROCON
Strengthening economyHot, humid summers
Winter climateGrowth and sprawl
Attractive downtown areasViolent crime

Interesting Facts about Tampa, Florida

As of 2014, Tampa's population is 339,391 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 11.88 percent.

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The median home cost in Tampa is $123,000. Home appreciation the last year has been 11.20 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Tampa's cost of living is 9.60% Lower than the U.S. average.

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Tampa public schools spend $10,136 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 20.7 students per teacher in Tampa.

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The unemployment rate in Tampa is 6.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Tampa jobs have Increased by 3.13 percent.


Ranked #1 Stressful Cities 2012
Ranked #3 Fiscally Fit Cities Report
Ranked #4 Hurricane Hotspots
Ranked #5 Sleepless Cities 2011
Ranked #7 Most Irritation Prone Cities
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Map Of Tampa

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Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Tampa's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes