New Tampa is an affluent bedroom community located in Hillsborough County, north Tampa Bay Florida. The community encompasses 24-square-miles within the city limits of Tampa, as well as a larger area that is part of unincorporated Hillsborough County.
Wesley Chapel, part of Pasco County, borders New Tampa at County Line Rd. The ZIP Code for New Tampa is 33647.
Characterized by spacious properties, conservation, lakes and abundant green spaces, New Tampa is considered to be one of the most desirable, upscale residential areas in the greater Tampa Bay area. New Tampa Schools are highly ranked and among the best in Hillsborough County.
First settled in the mid-19th century, New Tampa remained fairly undeveloped until the late 1980s, when the City of Tampa annexed the 24-square mile area.
New Tampa has definitely experienced a growth explosion in recent years and numerous infrastructure improvements have been necessary to accommodate the influx of people to the area.
Many new home subdivisions have also sprung up to accommodate the community’s continuously growing population.
Major roads and highways in New Tampa include: Bruce B. Downs Boulevard, Cross Creek Boulevard, Interstate 75 and Morris Bridge.
New Tampa is close to first-class shopping (‘The Shops at Wiregrass,’ an upscale outdoor mall in Wesley Chapel), numerous restaurants, highly-ranked public schools, a regional library, several public golf courses, biking and hiking trails, the University of South Florida, University Community Hospital and upscale office and technology parks.
Just minutes from I-75, New Tampa has easy access to Tampa’s business districts, premier shopping, museums, sports stadiums, performing arts, Busch Gardens, Lowery Park Zoo, the Tampa International Airport and more.
New Tampa is great place to live and raise a family!
New Tampa, Florida Climate
New Tampa has a humid subtropical climate and 245 sunny days per year on average. July highs are around 90 degrees and January lows are around 52 degrees. New Tampa gets approximately 44.77 inches of rain annually.
New Tampa, Florida Demographics
As of 2010, New Tampa’s population is 13,090 with 722 people per square mile. The median household income in New Tampa is $66,719 compared to the nation at $44,512. The median age in New Tampa is 31 years. 48% of the population is comprised of males and 52% females. There are 4,741 households. 32% of homes have kids and 67.2% are without kids. Average household size in New Tampa is 2.56 people.
New Tampa, Florida Real Estate
If you’re in the market to buy real estate in New Tampa Florida or thinking about relocating to New Tampa Florida, you’ll find many residential options to choose from.
Whether you’re looking for New Tampa Florida luxury and estate homes, New Tampa Florida single-family homes, New Tampa Florida town homes or short sales in New Tampa Florida, we can help you find exactly what you’re looking for!
There are numerous master planned, residential communities in New Tampa including: Arbor Greene, Corey Lake Isles, Cross Creek, Grand Hampton, Heritage Isles, Hunter’s Green, Kingshyre, Live Oak Preserves, Meadow Creek, Misty Creek, Pebble Creek, Richmond Place, Seven Oaks, Tampa Palms and West Meadow.
New Tampa, Florida Public Schools
New Tampa is served by the Hillsborough County Schools. Public schools include:
- Chiles Elementary School – (813) 558-5422
- Clark Elementary School – (813) 631-4333
- Heritage Elementary School – (813) 740-4580
- Hunter’s Green Elementary School- (813) 973-7394
- Pride Elementary School – (813) 558-5400
- Tampa Palms Elementary School – (813) 975-7390
- Turner Elementary School – (813) 907-9066
- Bartels Middle School – (813) 907-6801
- Benito Middle School – (813) 631-4694
- Liberty Middle School – (813) 558-1180
- Freedom High School – (813) 558-1185
- Wharton High School – (813) 631-4710
Colleges/Universities near New Tampa, Florida
- University of South Florida
- University of Tampa
- Saint Leo University
- Southeastern University
- Travis Technical Center
- Everest University-Brandon
- University of Tampa
- List of Tampa Bay area college/university websites
- University Community Hospital
- Pepin Heart Hospital
- St Josephs Hospital
- James A Haley Veterans Hospital
- H. Lee Moffitt Cancer & Research Institute
- List of Hillsborough County Hospitals/Medical Centers
New Tampa, Florida Parks
New Tampa is served by Hillsborough County Parks Department
- Flatwoods Preserve Wilderness Park in New Tampa
- Community Park in Tampa Palms
New Tampa, Florida Transportation
Major roads and highways in New Tampa include: Bruce B. Downs Boulevard, Cross Creek Boulevard, Interstate 75 and Morris Bridge. The average commute time is 30 minutes.
Hillsborough Area Regional Authority (HART) provides public transportation for New Tampa and the community is served by the Tampa International Airport.
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Brandon, FL 33511
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