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


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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.
Zip Codes: 33647, 33612, 33610, 33604, 33611, 33629, 33607, 33603, 33606, 33609, 15 total
Cost of Living: 3.7% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 57 ft above sea level

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Tampa, Fl Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
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

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 3.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Tampa's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
November, April and March are the most pleasant months in Tampa, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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



Best Places to Live in Tampa Rankings


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   161 Reviews
Nice - 10/18/2022
I've lived in small towns before and now for the past 25 years in this large metropolis. It's a very nice city. Lots of jobs, shopping restaurants, churches, Busch... Read More

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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

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


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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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