City At A Glance

#20 LivScore 620
Davis Islands and Tampa, Florida Skyline

Quick Facts:

Population: 344,657
Median Household Income: $44,700
Average Work Commute: 19 Minutes
Median Home Price: $99,900

About Tampa, FL

Centrally located on the Gulf of Mexico, Tampa is a sizable port city with a welcoming small-town vibe. Home to major sports teams, a nationally regarded convention center, and amusement parks, it also hosts major sporting and political events. Tampa has excellent schools, including Newsweek-ranked “Best High Schools,” historic neighborhoods, a top-rated zoo and outstanding restaurants. Technology, banking, medicine and higher education are major employers, along with MacDill Air Force Base.