Neighborhoods in Tampa, Florida facts for kids
The city of Tampa, Florida is officially divided into six geographical regions: New Tampa, West Tampa, Brooklyn Village, Downtown Tampa, Ybor City, and Channel District each coinciding with a respective Tampa City Council district. The neighborhoods are managed by Neighborhood and Community Relations, a department under Neighborhood Services, a city department which serves as a resource for residents and businesses.
Neighborhoods and Districts
There are six historic districts and around 84 officially named neighborhoods of Tampa along with other subdistricts not reported separately by the city.
Central Business Districts
- Downtown Tampa
- Uptown Tampa, a subdistrict in the northwestern section of Downtown Tampa.
- Westshore Business District
Other divisions and designations
There have been a number of divisions of Tampa, some of which are still used in common local conversation, but which do not correspond with Neighborhood and Community Relations designations.
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