Nationwide Claims to Fame

Tampa is 33rd out of 4,905 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Tampa is 38th out of 5,266 other cities in Retail sales

Tampa is 41st out of 5,169 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Statewide Claims to Fame

Tampa is 3rd in Florida out of 215 other cities in Current population (2012)

Tampa is 3rd in Florida out of 344 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Tampa is 3rd in Florida out of 385 other cities in Retail sales

Tampa is 3rd in Florida out of 453 other cities in Households

Tampa is 3rd in Florida out of 453 other cities in Housing units

Tampa is 3rd in Florida out of 453 other cities in Size in square miles

Tampa is 4th in Florida out of 376 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Tampa, Florida Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Tampa Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 347,645 3rd 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 113.4 3rd 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,960.2 176th 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Tampa Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 6.4% 158th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.6% 205th 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.0% 344th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Tampa Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.6% 285th 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 32.2% 124th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Tampa Rank Florida US
Race - White 62.9% 366th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 26.2% 75th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 143rd 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.4% 92nd 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 160th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.2% 105th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 23.1% 139th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 46.3% 330th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Tampa Rank Florida US
Female residents 51.1% 301st 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 14.9% 183rd 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Tampa Rank Florida US
Housing units 157,130 3rd 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 37.3% 116th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 134,125 3rd 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 53.4% 401st 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $189,400 202nd $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 266th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Tampa Rank Florida US
Income per capita $28,863 150th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $43,957 262nd $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.2% 122nd 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Tampa Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 38,665 4th 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $6,572,083 3rd $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $19,627 86th $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $1,376,201 3rd $41,922,059 $613,795,732

Statewide Top Lists

Business

Education

Housing

Income

People

Race

Size

Other Cities in Florida