Old Seminole Heights

Old Seminole Heights encapsulates a unique blend of history, culture, and contemporary living.
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Welcome to Old Seminole Heights

Where historic charm and hip vibes unite in luxury
Old Seminole Heights is a vibrant and luxurious gem nestled within the cityscape of Tampa. Adorned with historic bungalows that echo the area's rich history, this neighborhood is a testament to the preservation of its storied past while evolving into a haven of modern living. Sprinkled throughout Hillsborough County, Old Seminole Heights is lauded as one of the finest places to reside in Florida, an honor bestowed upon it for its enchanting charm and high quality of life.

Recognized as part of the three territories that make up the greater Seminole Heights district, Old Seminole Heights encapsulates a unique blend of history, culture, and contemporary living. The neighborhood’s charm is amplified by its historic 1920 bungalows that symbolize a bygone era. Each house stands proudly, recounting tales of yesteryears while embracing the rhythm of the present.

What to Love

  • Historic value mirrored in 1920s bungalows
  • Vibrant Lowry Park
  • Adventure-filled hiking trails
  • Sophisticated craft breweries and hip restaurants
  • Ideal for families seeking a lively community

Local Lifestyle

Life in Old Seminole Heights is a fusion of the past and the present, reverberating in the historic 1920s bungalows. These classic homes not only accentuate the neighborhood's aesthetics but also reflect its residents' pride in their heritage. Amidst these architectural wonders, a lively spirit thrives, creating a vibrant and welcoming community.

A significant element of the Old Seminole Heights lifestyle is its thriving food and beverage scene. The craft breweries are social hubs where residents and visitors enjoy locally brewed artisanal beers, while the hip restaurants serve as gastronomic playgrounds offering eclectic menus that satiate diverse palates.

Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping

The C House is another feather in Old Seminole Heights culinary cap. From the welcoming staff to the freshest seafood, every aspect of The C House is curated to perfection. The comfortable setting and innovative cocktail list add to the appeal, making it an essential stop on any food-lovers journey.

For a dose of flavorful Mexican cuisine, head over to Xtreme Tacos. Known for their fresh ingredients and generous portions, Xtreme Tacos promises a dining experience that is as enjoyable as it is satisfying. The vibrant atmosphere and friendly staff further enhance your visit, making it an unforgettable culinary adventure.

Don't miss Rooster & The Till, a celebrated name among Tampa's dining venues. Its cozy ambiance, innovative dishes, and exceptional wine list offer a dining experience that impresses on all fronts.

Things to Do

A visit to Lowry Park opens doors to vast green landscapes, perfect for an enjoyable family day out or a peaceful stroll. The park, known for its beauty and tranquility, provides the perfect backdrop for outdoor activities.

The Tampa Zoo is a must-visit for families and animal lovers. Here, you can encounter various wildlife, participate in educational programs, and contribute to the zoo's conservation efforts. It's an experience that combines fun, learning, and a love for nature in one location.

If you're a fan of horticulture, the Seminole Heights Garden Center will surely be a treat. Explore a variety of plant species, learn about sustainable gardening, and immerse yourself in the area's vibrant flora and fauna.


  • Broward Elementary School
  • Memorial Middle School
  • Hillsborough High School
  • Seminole Heights Charter High School
  • Edison Elementary School
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Overview for Old Seminole Heights, FL

15,002 people live in Old Seminole Heights, where the median age is 38 and the average individual income is $36,282. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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38 years

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Around Old Seminole Heights, FL

There's plenty to do around Old Seminole Heights, 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 Madent Al-Taybat Roastery.

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Dining · $ 3.34 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.76 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.81 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.47 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.72 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.33 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Old Seminole Heights, FL

Old Seminole Heights has 6,278 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Old Seminole Heights do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 15,002 people call Old Seminole Heights home. The population density is 5,015.571 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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46.03 / 53.97%

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Schools in Old Seminole Heights, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Old Seminole Heights. 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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Hillsborough High School
9th - 12th
Cleveland Elementary School
PreK - 5th
Sligh Middle School
6th - 8th
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Memorial Middle School
6th - 8th
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Foster Elementary School
PreK - 5th
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Seminole Elementary School
PreK - 5th
K - 5th

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