Tampa, Florida

Current Temperature ° Population 347,650

Homefacts City Report

Tampa is located in Hillsborough County, FL. The population is 347,650, making Tampa the largest city in Hillsborough County and the 3rd largest city in the state of Florida.

There are 187 public schools in Tampa with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Tampa is moderate, and there are 1,353 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Tampa is moderate and the median home sales price is $160,000.

Cities near Tampa include Egypt Lake Leto, Carrollwood and Town n Country.

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 13.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 51.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 35.4%

Crime Rate

2.06% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 164
  • Violent Crimes: 631
  • Robbery: 184
  • Burglary: 503
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

59.33% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,353 offenders in Tampa
  • 38.92 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $209,450
  • Median Sales Price: $160,000
  • Foreclosures: 2,725
  • Homes For Sale: 1,861
  • Homes For Rent: 202

Environmental Hazards

2,296 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 84
  • Registered Polluters: 103
  • Superfunds: 99
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,010

Unemployment

Moderate 4.6%
  • Florida unemployment average: 4.7%
  • National unemployment average: 4.5%

Schools view all

187 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 187 K-12 public schools in Tampa, FL and 75 private schools. Homefacts rates Tampa's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

1,353 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
  • Total Crime Index
  • Violent Crime Index
  • Property Crime Index

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$209,450 compared to February 2016
Median Sales Price
$160,000 compared to February 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11%
  • Rented
    46.5%
  • Owned
    42.4%

1,861 Homes For Sale View All

$619,900
816 S West Shore Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33609
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$275,000
205 W Hanna Avenue
Tampa, FL 33604
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$179,900
803 E Stratford Avenue
Tampa, FL 33603
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$199,900
2119 W Palmetto Street
Tampa, FL 33607
3 Beds | 3 Baths

2,725 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$108,979  
$98,100
North Bay
Tampa, FL 33603
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$255,000
Briarberry
Tampa, FL 33624
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$601,791
Ashley
Tampa, FL 33602
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$204,800
Crenshaw
Tampa, FL 33604
3 Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2,555 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Tampa, FL issued 2,555 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,555 permits, 712 were issued for single family homes and 1,843 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Tampa, FL issued 1,854 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,854 permits, 686 were issued for single family homes and 1,168 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

202 Rental Properties View All

$1,975
1511 W Grace Street
Tampa, FL 33607
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,150
12608 Castle Hill Drive
Tampa, FL 33624
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$4,000
6414 Renwick Circle
Tampa, FL 33647
4 Beds | 5 Baths
$2,900
4303 Spinnaker Cove Lane
Tampa, FL 33615
3 Beds | 4 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

2296 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Tampa, FL
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Tampa, FL
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  • Superfunds
    in Tampa, FL
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Tampa, FL
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1426/1479)
    Tampa, FL has 96.42% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Tampa, FL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.95 Average
    Tampa, FL is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 62.08°
  • February 63.5°
  • March 67.17°
  • April 73.9°
  • May 79.3°
  • June 82.8°
  • July 83.3°
  • August 83.97°
  • September 82.45°
  • October 76.57°
  • November 68.03°
  • December 64.33°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Tampa, FL

Earthquakes
Tampa, FL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Tampa, FL has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Tampa, FL has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Tampa, FL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Tampa, FL: $44,432

Unemployment

Unemployment in Tampa is 4.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.7% and 8.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 33.98%
White Collar - 66.02%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Scott
  • Sen. Bill Nelson
  • Sen. Marco Rubio

City Representatives

  • Kathy Castor
  • Dennis Ross

Neighborhood Info

6 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

244 FCC Towers view all

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