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Pros

-Strengthening economy
-Winter climate
-Attractive downtown areas

Cons

-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.

Highlights


Large-city complex - Central Florida Gulf Coast at Tampa Bay See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Florida
County: Hillsborough
Metro Area: Tampa-St._Petersburg-Clearwater
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Tampa, Brandon, ... 33 total
Zip Codes: 33647, 33511, ... 53 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 57 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Hillsborough


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Hillsborough County is 4.50 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hillsborough County jobs have Increased by 1.62 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Hillsborough County's cost of living is 2.60% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Hillsborough County's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Hillsborough County's population is 1,349,050 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 61.75 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Hillsborough County is $178,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -11.04%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Hillsborough County public schools spend $9,449 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Hillsborough County. Learn more...

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