Tampa, Florida 

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Population

407,599

+10.4% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Median Income

$43,740

Median Home Price

$306,900

Median Age

35.6

Comfort Index (Climate)

2.3 / 9.1

summer / winter

Tampa Gifts

Best Places to Live in Tampa, Florida

Large-city complex - Central Florida Gulf Coast at Tampa Bay. November, April and March are the most pleasant months in Tampa, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Tampa, FL Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Florida
County: Hillsborough
Metro Area: Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Tampa
Zip Codes: 33647, 33612, 33610, 33604, 33611, 33629, 33607, 33603, 33606, 33609, 15 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 57 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Tampa is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Tampa jobs have increased by 2.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Tampa's cost of living is 0.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Tampa's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Hillsborough county remained moderately Democratic, 52.7% to 45.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Tampa's population is 407,599 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 10.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Tampa is Real Estate: $306,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.2%.

SCHOOLS
Tampa public schools spend $9,310 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Tampa. More Education



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Housing Market in Tampa

It's a good time to buy in Tampa. Home Appreciation is up 19.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Tampa is $306,900.

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Reviews for Tampa   160 Reviews
I love Tampa. Why are Miami reviews counting for T - 1/24/2022
This is my favorite city that I have ever lived in. I am reading all of these terrible reviews for Tampa, but then when I read what people are writing, they are actually... Read More

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Danger, hazardous to health. - 12/14/2021
I lived here all my life and I can ONLY think of other places I would rather be. I’ve traveled the country for many things and even traveled internationally for... Read More

Run Away, Run Away!!! - 10/11/2021
Definitely the worst city I have ever lived in. The people here are scum, and if they aren't scum yet, they become it. All sites lie. The price for housing is so much... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN TAMPA, FLORIDA
33647, 33612, 33610, 33604, 33611, 33629, 33607, 33603, 33606, 33609, 15 total

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