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About Tampa

Flag of TampaSatellite view is showing Tampa, a port city in Hillsborough County, Florida, USA. The city is located on the west coast of Florida north of Tampa Bay (Gulf of Mexico).

Tampa started its existence as 'Fort Brooke' in January 1824, an isolated frontier outpost in the wilderness of Florida Territory. After the Seminole Indians, the local inhabitants since centuries have been removed, Europeans started to settle there. In 1849, four years after Florida became the 27th state, the town was officially incorporated as the 'Village of Tampa'.

Today Tampa has a population of about 350,000 inhabitants, it is the largest city in the Tampa Bay Area, a metropolitan area with a population of 2.8 million people (in 2012).

The economy of the area is based on service, retail, finance, insurance, tourism and transportation. Port Tampa Bay is the largest port in the state of Florida, it serves container ships and is one of the major US departure ports for cruise lines leaving for western Caribbean.

Local attractions are: the Florida Aquarium, Busch Gardens Theme Park, Lowry Park Zoo, Tampa Bay Times Forum, Dinosaur World in Plant City, between Orlando and Tampa, the Museum of Science and Industry and many more.

Just zoom in to see Downtown Tampa with Tampa Convention Center.

The page shows a city map of Tampa with expressways, main roads and streets. Zoom out to find the location of Tampa International Airport (IATA code: TPA) in a distance of 7 mi (12 km) by road, west of the central business district.

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Skyline of Tampa, Florida
Skyline of Tampa, view of downtown from south.
Image: J. A. Gaspar

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Local Time Tampa:
Saturday-October-3 2015  23:58  
Standard time zone Eastern (EST): UTC/GMT -5 hours
Daylight Saving Time (EDT) in use from the second Sunday in March, ends on the first Sunday in November; time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4 hours

Google Map: Searchable Map of the City of Tampa, Florida, USA.
City Coordinates: 27°56′50″N 82°27′31″W
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Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando

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External Links:
Tampa (official website)

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Tampa Bay Times
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