With an above average lifestyle and below average crime rate, New Tampa noffers a place to relax and enjoy life while keeping the big city in nsight. Located 18 miles north of Tampa's downtown, New Tampa's suburban nlocation offers acres upon beautiful acres of master-planned communitiesn in a setting only Mother Nature could design.
Development of nthis area started in the 1980's and continues today in this 24 nsquare-mile area within Tampa City limits and encompassing other nproperty in unincorporated Hillsborough. Annexed by Tampa in 1988, New nTampa has grown quickly. The growth hasn't hampered the lifestyle those nin New Tampa have become accustomed to, however. New Tampa boasts nnumerous golf courses and lakes in a quiet suburban setting with upper nclass living. New Tampa is home to many golf course communities: Tampa nPalms, Hunter's Green, Heritage Isles, and Pebble Creek. Other amenitiesn rich communities include Arbor Greene, Live Oak, West Meadows, Richmondn Place, Grand Hampton and K-Bar Ranch, to name a few. These communities ninclude pools, parks, and playgrounds, and often tennis courts.
Bruce B Downs highway is the main avenue through New Tampa, and the naddress for most restaurants and shops. Within New Tampa you'll feast onn tried and true restaurants including Stonewood Tavern, Chili's and nApplebees, and local favorites such as Ciccio Cali, Mr. Dunderbak's, nLiang's Bistro. Convenient access to groceries, hardware stores, home nstores and theaters makes New Tampa's lifestyle desirable.
On nthe outskirts of New Tampa, in Wesley Chapel, is Wiregrass Mall, a nfull-service mall with anchors including Barnes and Noble, Dillards and nMacy's, and specialty shops Ann Taylor, Coach, Chico's, to name a few. An fresh market, car and truck shows, and holiday entertainment are just nsome of the events hosted by Wiregrass Mall, the premier shopping and ngathering place for the New Tampa area.