Downtown Tampa

Downtown Tampa is a vibrant neighborhood that offers a blend of history, culture, and waterfront beauty.

Welcome to Downtown Tampa

Welcome to Downtown Tampa, where vibrant city living meets the allure of waterfront beauty! Nestled along the scenic Hillsborough River and Tampa Bay, this neighborhood is a thriving urban oasis that offers a dynamic blend of culture, entertainment, and luxurious living. Whether you're looking to purchase a home for yourself or considering a lucrative real estate investment, Downtown Tampa is the place to be.


Picture yourself strolling down the bustling streets of Downtown Tampa, where historic charm merges seamlessly with modern architecture. The neighborhood boasts a rich heritage, with beautifully preserved landmarks and a deep sense of pride in its history. As you explore, you'll encounter stunning examples of architectural marvels, from the grandeur of the Tampa Theatre to the iconic Tampa City Hall.


Downtown Tampa is not just a feast for the eyes, but also a haven for culture and the arts. The neighborhood is home to an impressive array of galleries, museums, and performing arts venues. The Tampa Museum of Art showcases masterpieces from around the world, while the Straz Center for the Performing Arts hosts world-class theater productions, concerts, and ballets. Immerse yourself in the vibrant art scene that thrives within these cultural institutions, or catch a live performance at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, where the beautiful riverside setting adds an extra touch of magic to the experience.


For sports enthusiasts, Downtown Tampa is a dream come true. The neighborhood is the proud home of the Tampa Bay Lightning, the 2020 Stanley Cup Champions, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, winners of Super Bowl LV. Witness the electric atmosphere of a live hockey game at the Amalie Arena or join the sea of passionate fans at Raymond James Stadium to cheer on the Bucs. Sports events in Downtown Tampa are more than just games; they're unforgettable experiences that bring the community together in celebration.


Downtown Tampa is not only a cultural and sporting hub but also a culinary paradise. From cozy cafes and gourmet restaurants to lively breweries and rooftop bars, the neighborhood offers a delectable array of dining options to satisfy every palate. Savor the flavors of diverse cuisines, embark on a food tour exploring local culinary delights, or simply unwind with a refreshing cocktail while soaking in panoramic views of the city's skyline.


One of the biggest draws of Downtown Tampa is its stunning waterfront setting. With easy access to Tampa Bay, the Hillsborough River, and the Garrison Channel, residents have endless opportunities to indulge in waterfront activities. Take a leisurely walk along the Tampa Riverwalk, a scenic pathway that stretches for miles and offers breathtaking views of the water. Or embark on a sunset cruise to witness the city's skyline transform into a kaleidoscope of colors.


In terms of real estate, Downtown Tampa offers a wide range of options to suit various preferences and budgets. From luxurious high-rise condos with sweeping views to charming historic homes that exude character, there's a perfect property for every discerning buyer. As the neighborhood continues to undergo revitalization and development, investing in real estate here presents a golden opportunity for growth and appreciation.


But it's not just about the amenities and attractions that make Downtown Tampa a coveted place to live or invest. It's the sense of community, the warm hospitality of its residents, and the palpable energy that fills the air. Downtown Tampa embraces diversity and inclusivity, making it a welcoming haven for people from all walks of life.


So, whether you're seeking a vibrant urban lifestyle, a cultural mecca, or a waterfront sanctuary, Downtown Tampa has it all. From its rich history and stunning architecture to its thriving arts scene and culinary delights, this neighborhood promises a life filled with excitement, adventure, and endless possibilities. Don't miss the opportunity to be a part of the Downtown Tampa story. Invest in real estate here, and let your dreams take flight in this remarkable neighborhood that truly has it all.

Overview for Downtown Tampa, FL

1,019 people live in Downtown Tampa, where the median age is 39 and the average individual income is $70,682. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

39 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Downtown Tampa, FL

Downtown Tampa has 520 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Downtown Tampa do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 1,019 people call Downtown Tampa home. The population density is 17,127.554 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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52.8 / 47.11%

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Schools in Downtown Tampa, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Downtown Tampa. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Rampello K-8 Magnet School
K - 8th
Channelside Academy Of Math And Science
K - 8th
Hillsborough Ese Contracted Residential Placement
6th - 12th
No rating available
Belmont Elementary School
PreK - 6th
No rating available

Around Downtown Tampa, FL

There's plenty to do around Downtown Tampa, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Cake Pops By Lu, Casino Bakery, and Gracie Martial Arts & Self Defense Tampa.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.68 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 2.54 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.51 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.6 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.25 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.29 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
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