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Living in Tampa

Tampa has an average Walk Score of 49 with 335,709 residents.

Tampa has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Tampa neighborhoods are Uptown Tampa, Courier City - Oscawana and North Hyde Park.

Nearby Apartments

49 Walk Score of Tampa, FL

Tampa is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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La Di Da Consignment Boutique

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Britton 8 Movies

Most errands require a car in Tampa.

Tampa Apartments for Rent

Tampa Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Uptown Tampa 89 67 71 1,110
2 Courier City - Oscawana 86 38 62 2,177
3 North Hyde Park 79 37 67 1,807
4 Channel District 78 61 63 1,770
5 Hyde Park North 77 46 70 1,371
6 Old West Tampa 77 34 68 1,995
7 Palma Ceia West 77 35 60 1,389
8 Historic Ybor 76 57 73 1,870
9 Swann Estates 76 36 56 1,577
10 Northeast MacFarlane 75 35 61 8,703
11 Grey Gables 74 37 59 690
12 Historic Hyde Park North 74 32 62 2,236
13 Parkland Estates 73 36 58 1,119
14 Hyde Park 71 32 63 1,401
15 North Bon Air 69 38 64 1,045
16 West Riverfront 69 46 70 1,947
17 Golfview 67 35 59 1,270
18 South Seminole Heights 67 41 75 3,000
19 Palma Ceia 67 35 60 5,251
20 Southeast Seminole Heights 66 43 62 3,137
21 Tampa Heights 66 53 72 7,171
22 East Ybor 66 52 65 557
23 College Hill 65 45 64 535
24 V. M. Ybor 65 55 72 2,819
25 Westshore Palms 65 43 62 1,189
26 Armenia Gardens Estates 65 34 56 2,801
27 Virginia Park 64 38 54 4,754
28 Culbreath Heights 64 29 52 532
29 Oakford Park 64 35 71 1,444
30 Lowry Park North 64 41 56 6,088
31 North Tampa 61 43 65 5,612
32 Fairoaks Manhattan Manor 61 36 62 4,120
33 Al Lopez Park 60 36 70 624
34 Old Seminole Heights 60 41 59 14,633
35 Bayshore Beautiful 59 30 63 5,835
36 East Tampa 59 43 59 16,332
37 Carver City - Lincoln Gardens 57 42 59 2,195
38 Lowry Park Central 56 38 49 3,350
39 Bayshore Gardens 55 28 54 1,738
40 St. Joseph's Hospital 55 40 60 1,482
41 South Westshore 54 21 53 1,757
42 Live Oaks Square 54 39 57 1,998
43 Bayside West 52 23 57 4,785
44 Temple Crest 52 36 53 8,702
45 Terrace Park 51 35 54 9,426
46 Riverbend 51 35 49 1,680
47 University Square 49 40 60 6,520
48 Harbour Island 49 47 51 3,510
49 Sulphur Springs 48 44 49 5,743
50 Beach Park 48 31 50 3,893
51 Wellswood 46 39 57 3,656
52 Ballast Point 44 11 57 5,673
53 Palmetto Beach 41 28 62 1,881
54 Northeast Tampa 41 34 57 2,615
55 Sunset Park 39 15 46 3,485
56 Sun Bay South 38 28 62 16,859
57 Drew Park 38 34 66 1,754
58 Forest Hills 37 32 44 3,979
59 Highland Pines 36 45 53 1,642
60 Riverside Heights 35 42 55 2,796
61 Plaza Terrace 35 37 61 1,477
62 Grant Park 33 46 52 1,775
63 Woodland Terrace 33 37 46 924
64 Davis Islands 32 15 46 5,464
65 Northview Hills 32 42 46 1,213
66 East Side Commercial Area 28 12 54 1,808
67 Rivergrove 28 36 42 738
68 Tampa Palms 17 21 57 13,507
69 Rembrandt Gardens 16 29 61 661
70 Port Tampa City 15 22 45 3,854
71 West Meadows 12 14 40 11,085
72 Arbor Green 10 - 32 3,418
73 Culbreath Isles 8 9 38 599
74 Heritage Isles 7 - 35 2,431
75 Hunters Green 5 11 37 5,148
76 Cory Lake Isles 5 - 30 2,264

Average Home Features

According to HomeAdvisor Data, these characteristics make up the average home in Tampa

Average square footage 1900
Homeowners have 3 bedrooms
Homeowners have 2.2 bathrooms
Age of home 33 years
Average time living in home 10 years

Check out HomeAdvisor’s Tampa Home Happiness Survey.

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,310 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Tampa.

People in Tampa can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Taco Bus

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The Oxford Exchange

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on The South Tampa Villas

34 Transit Score of Tampa, FL

Tampa has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Tampa apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Tampa has some public transportation and about 27 bus and 2 light rail lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Tampa on public transit.

Neighborhood Guides

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Tampa? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

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The Rack

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Cheap

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Seminole Heights

57 Bike Score of Tampa, FL

Tampa is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Neighborhood S Church

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Chez Orleans

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Wilson Middle School

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Kit's Well-Heeled & Well -Dressed

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Hampton Inn & Suites Tampa/Ybor City/Downtown

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Hyde Park Village

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on Marcellino Chelo Huerta Jr. Friendship Park

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Hyde Park Village

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S. Packwood Avenue

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Schakolad Chocolate Factory

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Belmont Height Little League Baseball Complex

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on The Rack

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Seminole Heights Garden Center

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Buddy Brew Coffee

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Hillsborough River

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on Bayshore Boulevard

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