As one of the most popular and largest communities in Tampa, New Tampa is an attractive area that allows those who live here to enjoy the best of the Tampa Bay area. As its name suggests, New Tampa was built out later than many other parts of Tampa. While many parts of Tampa and its suburbs are completely built out with very little new construction available, New Tampa offers homeshoppers the opportunity to buy new construction, or buy homes in well established communities that are much newer than many other suburbs in the Tampa Bay area. Visitors find New Tampa appealing due to its manicured landscaping, and newer zoning requirements, which feature no billboards and lots of green space, even around retail and commercial sites. While New Tampa is generally considered the 33647 zip code within Hillsborough County, you may hear sometimes hear residents refer to adjacent areas, such as bordering Wesley Chapel, as part of New Tampa.
New Tampa offers many master-planned communities, many of them gated, offering amenities like resort style pools, tennis courts, clubhouses, meeting centers, golf courses, playgrounds, walking trails, and a vibrant social atmosphere. Choose from more established communities featuring mature landscaping and oak canopy lined streets, or check out the new construction opportunities. Property types include everything from single family homes and luxury estates to upscale condos and townhomes. New Tampa communities include Tampa Palms (home to Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club), Hunters Green (home to Hunters Green Country Club) Arbor Greene, Basset Creek Estates, Cory Lake Isles, Cross Creek, Easton Park, Esplanade, Grand Hampton, Heritage Isles, K-Bar Ranch, Live Oak Preserve, Pebble Creek, Richmond Place, and West Meadows.
New Tampa residents enjoy the closeby amenities of the booming Pasco County corridor—which is basically an extension of the northern bound growth that started with New Tampa in the 1990’s. Closeby amenities include the upscale Shops at Wiregrass, the Tampa Premium Outlets, vibrant restaurants, retail, and abundant medical facilities and physicians, More than 38,000 residents live in New Tampa and are minutes away from countless opportunities. New Tampa is home to many A rated schools, and is convenient to many employers, such as the MetLife, Syniverse, DTCC, University of South Florida, Florida Medical Clinic, VA, Florida Hospitals and the renowned Moffitt Cancer Center. Interstates 275 and 75 make it convenient for commuters to get to school and work as well as reach any number of recreation or entertainment destinations. The main thoroughfare of New Tampa is Bruce B. Downs Boulevard, and New Tampa has recently benefited from the widening and expansion of many of its roads to accommodate its growing population.