Downtown Tampa

Downtown Tampa serves as the financial nerve center, hosting several major companies that have a significant local presence.
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Welcome to Downtown Tampa

The epitome of luxury city living
Stepping into Downtown Tampa is akin to diving into an energetic hub, where metropolitan-chic merges with an artsy vibe against a spectacular waterfront backdrop. This bustling neighborhood, at the heart of Tampa, is the city's primary business district and the economic powerhouse of the Tampa Bay Area.

A crucial employment hub, Downtown Tampa serves as the financial nerve center, hosting several major companies that have a significant local presence. Nestled along the river is the illustrious Tampa Convention Center, the site for various high-profile events, bringing in a cosmopolitan flair. Downtown Tampa is where commerce and culture coalesce, offering an unparalleled experience of luxurious city living.

What to Love

  • Chic lifestyle resonates with artsy vibes
  • Luxurious condos and penthouses
  • Museum visits for art enthusiasts
  • Trendy restaurants and a lively music scene
  • Enchanting Riverwalk and Christmas lights display

Local Lifestyle

Immerse yourself in the vibrant lifestyle of Downtown Tampa. Downtown Tampa is a mecca for the arts, peppered with various museums, presenting residents and visitors with a wealth of cultural experiences. The area is also acclaimed for its trendy restaurants and lively music scene, offering a diverse gastronomical landscape and entertainment options.

Downtown Tampa's Riverwalk is a visual treat, particularly during Christmas when it's decked out in twinkling lights, adding to the neighborhood's charm. The neighborhood offers a big-city feel, where most residents are young professionals choosing to rent upscale properties. A multitude of bars, coffee shops, and parks dot the landscape, catering to different interests and lifestyles. With top-rated public schools, the area is ideal for families seeking a metropolitan living experience within a vibrant community.

Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping

Indulge in a luxurious dining experience at The Pearl. Known for its elegant atmosphere, fresh seafood, extensive wine list, and desserts that are nothing short of culinary art, The Pearl promises an unforgettable gastronomic journey.

CW's Gin Joint is an absolute must-visit for those who appreciate the art of mixology. With a lively atmosphere, impressive gin selection, and photo-worthy decor, CW's Gin Joint presents the perfect setting for a fun-filled evening.

Experience Tampa's waterfront like never before at Armature Works. Whether you're craving a quick bite or a scenic drink on the rooftop bar, Armature Works delivers a unique experience against the backdrop of the city skyline.
For an authentic taste of French cuisine, Boulon Brasserie and Bakery is the place to be. With its chic ambiance, mouth-watering pastries, classic French menu, and top-notch service, this restaurant guarantees a delightful culinary adventure.

Things to Do

Get your pulse racing with a visit to the Amalie Arena, which hosts a variety of high-energy events, from sports matches to world-class concerts. The electrifying atmosphere is sure to leave you with unforgettable memories.
Explore the Channelside District for a day of shopping, dining, and entertainment. Visit the renowned Aquarium, home to an impressive array of aquatic life, or enjoy the magical experience of ice-skating amidst the twinkling Christmas lights.


Downtown Tampa High School
Hillsborough Academy of Math and Science
Gorrie Elementary School
Wilson Middle School
Tampa Preparatory School

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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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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 Taba Brew, AstroBrew, and Impasto.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 1.17 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.38 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.9 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.4 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.48 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.99 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars

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.
School rating
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

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