City At A Glance
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.