South Tampa is most commonly referred to as the area South of Kennedy and North of Gandy Blvd. Part of its popularity is due to the proximity to Downtown Tampa‘s uban core, waterfront properties, entertainment options, the airport, TGH, MacDill AFB, and highly rated schools make this one of the most sought after and highest priced areas in Tampa Bay.
It’s diverse in single family homes, townhouses, and condos. South Tampa’s history can date back to the late 1800’s.
The two Public High Schools that cover South Tampa are Plant High School and Robinson High School. PHS constantly ranks as one of the top schools in the State, and Robinson HS offers the popular International Baccalaureate program.
There are many historic neighborhoods that make up South Tampa. Some of the more well-known neighborhoods include: New Suburb Beautiful, Palma Ceia, Beach Park, Virginia Park, SoHo, Harbour Island, Davis Islands, Culbreath Isles, Hyde Park, and Bayshore to name a few. The housing market in those neighborhoods can differ greatly based on location, lot size, and condition of the home, which is why it’s always best to consult a South Tampa Real Estate professional.