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Tampa, Florida
Ceety
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
Offeecial seal o Tampa, Florida
Seal
Nickname(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 located in United 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
Kintra Unitit States
State Florida
Coonty Hillsborough
Settled 1823
Incorporated (Veelage) Januar 18, 1849
Incorporatit (Toun) September 10, 1853 an
August 11, 1873
Incorporatit (Ceety) December 15, 1855 * an
Julie 15, 1887
Govrenment
 • Teep Mayor-cooncil
 • Mayor Bob Buckhorn (D)
 • Legislative Ceety Cooncil
Aurie
 • Ceety 170.6 sq mi (441.9 km2)
 • Laund 112.1 sq mi (290.3 km2)
 • Watter 58.5 sq mi (151.6 km2)  34.3%
 • Urban 802.3 sq mi (2,078 km2)
 • Metro 2,554 sq mi (6,610 km2)
Elevation 48 ft (14.6 m)
Population (2013)[4]
 • Ceety 347,645
 • Rank 53rd in the US
 • Density 2,969.6/sq mi (1,146.7/km2)
 • Urban 2.4 million (17th)
 • Metro 2,824,724[3]
Demonym(s) Tampan, Tampanian[5]
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
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]
Aurie code(s) 813
FIPS code 12-71000[7]
GNIS feature ID 0292005[8]
Wabsteid www.tampagov.net
* Oreeginal ceety chairter revoked bi Florida Legislature on October 4, 1869[9]

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

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

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

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Ybor City: Cigar Capital of the World". Nps.gov. Juin 28, 1999. Retrieved Julie 5, 2013. 
  2. "Alive: Ybor stumbled upon Guavaween". Sptimes.com. October 29, 1999. Retrieved Julie 5, 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 Mairch 13, 2013. 
  5. Kruse, Michael. "What are you called if you live in Tampa?". Tampa Bay Times. Retrieved 26 Aprile 2014. 
  6. "Tampa, Florida (FL) Zip Code Map – Locations, Demographics – list of zip codes". City-data.com. Retrieved 2010-02-23. 
  7. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  8. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  9. "John Thomas Lesley – 12th Mayor of Tampa". TampaGov. Retrieved March 22, 2010. Archived Julie 20, 2010 at the Wayback Machine
  10. "Tampa". The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Retrieved December 4, 2011. 
  11. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  12. "Tampa Sister Cities from City of Tampa website". Tampagov.net. Retrieved 2011-04-17. 
  13. Florence, Jeanne. "Le Havre - Les villes jumelées" [Le Havre - Twin towns] (in French). Retrieved 2013-08-07.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  14. "Le Havre - Les villes jumelées" [Le Havre - Twin towns]. City of Le Havre (in French). Archived frae the oreeginal on 2013-07-24. Retrieved 2013-08-07.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help); External link in |work= (help)
  15. "Sister cities of İzmir". Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. Retrieved 2012-10-22.