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Town 'n' Country
Town 'n' Country
Town 'n' Country
Location in Hillsborough County and the state of Florida
Location in Hillsborough County and the state of Florida
Country United States
State Florida
County Hillsborough
 • Total 24.4 sq mi (63.2 km2)
 • Land 23.7 sq mi (61.3 km2)
 • Water 0.7 sq mi (1.9 km2)
3 ft (1 m)
 • Total 78,442
 • Density 2,972.3/sq mi (1,147.5/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 813
FIPS code 12-72145
GNIS feature ID 1867220

Town 'n' Country is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hillsborough County, Florida, United States. The population was 78,442 at the 2010 census.

Within Town 'n' Country are located Bay Crest Park, Countryway, Rocky Creek, Sweetwater Creek.


Settled in 1956 as a dairy farm. It remained rural until suburbization occurred during the 1960s and the 1970s.


Town 'n' Country is located at 28°0′36″N 82°34′22″W / 28.01°N 82.57278°W / 28.01; -82.57278 (28.010046, -82.572815), or five miles northwest of Tampa. The extreme northwest portion of Tampa International Airport is located within the boundaries.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 24.4 square miles (63 km2), of which 23.7 square miles (61 km2) is land and 0.7 square miles (1.8 km2) (3.03%) is water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1970 19,453
1980 37,834 94.5%
1990 60,946 61.1%
2000 72,523 19.0%
2010 78,422 8.1%

As of the census of 2010, there were 86,638 people residing in the CDP. The racial makeup of the CDP was 75.70% White, 9.93% African American, 0.45% Native American, 3.75% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 6.51% from other races, and 3.61% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 49.86% of the population.

There were 28,870 households out of which 30.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.0% were married couples living together, 12.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.2% were non-families. 26.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.06.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 24.0% under the age of 18, 8.7% from 18 to 24, 34.7% from 25 to 44, 22.5% from 45 to 64, and 10.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 95.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.9 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $42,415, and the median income for a family was $49,054. Males had a median income of $32,489 versus $26,946 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $21,346. About 6.2% of families and 8.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.3% of those under age 18 and 7.7% of those age 65 or over.

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