Tampa, FL: What you need to know

Tampa, the nation's 54th largest city, has all of Florida’s natural advantages – warmth, the bay, the river – but is less tourist-filled than Orlando or Miami, meaning it can focus more of its efforts on creating livable places for its residents. The two time Top 100 Best Places to Live recipient offers museums, attractions, and a thriving restaurant scene as well as good schools and a great hospital system.

 


Tampa, FL City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 355,603
Median Age 35
Median Household Income $44,185
Median Home Price $160,300
Walkscore 46

Tampa, FL Rankings

Tampa , FL Real Estate

Tampa's mix of good restaurants, amenities and strong health-care industry make it a great place to live.

Tampa , FL Business and Economy

BayCare, Publix, USF head an impressive list

Tampa, FL Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 48.7%
  Female 51.3%

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 2,039
In Tampa , FL

 
8.1% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Tampa , FL

Median Population

Median Age 35.1%
Age 18 Over 78.2%
Age 21 Over 72.5%
Age 62 Over 14.3%
Age 65 Over 11.5%

Race

  Ethnicity White 64.5%
  Ethnicity Black 25.3%
  Ethnicity Asian 3.8%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 23.4%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Other 2.9%

Economics

  Median Household Income $44,185
  Median Home Price $160,300
  Homes Owned 50.9%
  Homes Rent 49.1%
  Median Property Rent $960

Language

  English Only 74.7%
  English Other 25.3%

 
COMMUTE TIME: 23.3 MINUTES
in Tampa , FL

Commute Types

  Walked 2.4%
  Worked at Home 5.5%
  Public Transportation 2.5%
  Other Means 2.8%
  Drove Alone 78.6%
  Carpooled 8.2%

46/100
WALK SCORE
for Tampa , FL