Tampa /ˈtæmpə/[10] is a ceety in an the coonty seat o Hillsborough Coonty, Florida, Unitit States.[11]

Tampa, Florida
Ceety o Tampa
Images frae tap, left tae richt: Skyline o Downtown Tampa, Amalie Arena, Ybor City, Henry B. Plant Museum, Raymond James Stadium, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Banner o Tampa, Florida
Banner
Official seal of Tampa, Florida
Seal
Eik-name(s): 
Cigar Ceety,[1] The Big Guava[2]
Location in Hillsborough Coonty an the state o Florida
Location in Hillsborough Coonty an the state o Florida
Tampa is locatit in the Unitit States
Tampa
Tampa
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 27°58′05″N 82°28′35″W / 27.96806°N 82.47639°W / 27.96806; -82.47639Coordinates: 27°58′05″N 82°28′35″W / 27.96806°N 82.47639°W / 27.96806; -82.47639
KintraUnitit States
StateFlorida
CoontyHillsborough
Settled1823
Incorporated (Veelage)Januar 18, 1849
Incorporatit (Toun)September 10, 1853 an
August 11, 1873
Incorporatit (Ceety)December 15, 1855 * an
Julie 15, 1887
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor-cooncil
 • MayorBob Buckhorn (D)
 • LegislativeCeety Cooncil
Area
 • Ceety441.9 km2 (170.6 sq mi)
 • Laund290.3 km2 (112.1 sq mi)
 • Water151.6 km2 (58.5 sq mi)  34.3%
 • Urban
2,078 km2 (802.3 sq mi)
 • Metro
6,610 km2 (2554 sq mi)
Elevation
14.6 m (48 ft)
Population
 (2013)[4]
 • Ceety347,645
 • Rank53rd in the US
 • Density1146.7/km2 (2969.6/sq mi)
 • Urban
2.4 million (17th)
 • Metro
2,824,724[3]
Demonym(s)Tampan, Tampanian[5]
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
33601–33626, 33629–33631, 33633–33635, 33637, 33647, 33650–33651, 33655, 33660–33664, 33672–33675, 33677, 33679–33682, 33684–33690, 33694, 33697[6]
Area code(s)813
FIPS code12-71000[7]
GNIS feature ID0292005[8]
Websitewww.tampagov.net
* Oreeginal ceety chairter revoked bi Florida Legislature on October 4, 1869[9]

Sister ceetiesEedit

Tampa haes formalised sister ceety agreements wi the follaein ceeties:[12]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Ybor City: Cigar Capital of the World". Nps.gov. 28 Juin 1999. Retrieved 5 Julie 2013.
  2. "Alive: Ybor stumbled upon Guavaween". Sptimes.com. 29 October 1999. Retrieved 5 Julie 2013.
  3. U.S. Census Bureau Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011, (EXCEL) Retrieved August 2, 2012
  4. "Table 3. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places in Florida: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011" (CSV). U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 13 Mairch 2013.
  5. Kruse, Michael. "What are you called if you live in Tampa?". Tampa Bay Times. Retrieved 26 Apryle 2014.
  6. "Tampa, Florida (FL) Zip Code Map – Locations, Demographics – list of zip codes". City-data.com. Retrieved 23 Februar 2010.
  7. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008.
  8. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 25 October 2007. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008.
  9. "John Thomas Lesley – 12th Mayor of Tampa". TampaGov. Retrieved March 22, 2010. Archived [Date missing] at tampagov.net [Error: unknown archive URL]
  10. "Tampa". The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Retrieved 4 December 2011.
  11. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 7 Juin 2011.
  12. "Tampa Sister Cities from City of Tampa website". Tampagov.net. Retrieved 17 Apryle 2011.
  13. Florence, Jeanne. "Le Havre - Les villes jumelées" (in French). Retrieved 7 August 2013. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  14. "Le Havre - Les villes jumelées". City of Le Havre (in French). Archived frae the original on 24 Julie 2013. Retrieved 7 August 2013. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help); freemit airtin in |work= (help)
  15. "Sister cities of İzmir". Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. Retrieved 22 October 2012.