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Uptown Tampa is a subdistrict located at the northwestern end North Tampa. Notable attractions include University of South Florida, the Busch Gardens Tampa, Adventure Island (water park) and the The Museum of Science and Industry (Mosi)[1] and recently has been having a significant growth in population, activities, culture, and nightlife.

Uptown Tampa
Uptown Tampa is located in Florida
Uptown Tampa
Uptown Tampa
Location within the state of Florida
Coordinates: 27°56′43″N 82°27′46″W / 27.94528°N 82.46278°W / 27.94528; -82.46278Coordinates: 27°56′43″N 82°27′46″W / 27.94528°N 82.46278°W / 27.94528; -82.46278
CountryUnited States
 • Total636
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
The Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center located in the Uptown district.


The Uptown District covers 19 square miles bordered by Bearss Avenue to the north, Busch Boulevard to the south and Interstates 75 and 275 to the east and west.


Source: City of Tampa

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 636 people and 252 households residing in the neighborhood. The population density was 781.84/mi². The racial makeup of the neighborhood was 43% White, 46% African American, less than 0.5% Native American, 0% Asian, 4% from other races, and 6% were from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were about 7% of the population.

The per capita income for the neighborhood was $21,121.

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  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

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