Richest Neighborhoods In Tampa, FL For 2020


We used science and data to determine which Tampa neighborhoods have the richest people.

Editor’s Note: We updated this article for 2020. This is our fifth time ranking the richest neighborhoods to live in Tampa.
Richest Neighborhoods In Tampa
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Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they probably aren’t made of ticky tacky, they are definitely made of money.

These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Tampa has to offer. Where houses go for over 3.23x the national median and household incomes are 2.58x the national median.

But where exactly in Tampa do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Parkland Estates where the median income is a cool $142,082.

Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in Tampa out of 73 for 2020.

What’s the richest neighborhood to live in Tampa for 2020? According to the most recent census data, Parkland Estates looks to be the richest Tampa neighborhood to live in.

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $1,162,244. And that my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky. Continue on to find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Tampa. Once you’re done, you can look at the bottom of the story for a complete chart of every neighborhood we looked at from richest to poorest.

For more Tampa reading, check out the best neighborhoods in Tampa and the worst neighborhoods in Tampa. Or, for living around Tampa, out the best Tampa suburbs and the worst Tampa suburbs.

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How We Determined The Wealthiest Neighborhoods In Tampa For 2020

Every city has it’s best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live. And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.

And by no one, we really mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.

How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criterion:

Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?

Using census and extrapolated BLS data, we ranked every neighborhood based on income levels.

We ranked every neighborhood in Tampa by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, Parkland Estates, was named the richest neighborhood in Tampa.

The poorest neighborhood? That would be Live Oaks Square.

Now a look at how all the neighborhoods in Tampa ranked.

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Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In Tampa For 2020

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income<
1 Parkland Estates $142,082
2 Culbreath $139,733
3 Sunset Park $135,728
4 Golf View $115,844
5 Beach Park $113,685
6 Palma Ceia $112,029
7 Belmar Gardens $106,292
8 Cory Lake Isles $99,862
9 Virginia Park $99,392
10 Hunters Green $97,597
11 Harbour Island $96,380
12 Davis Island $96,298
13 Palma Ceia West $96,251
14 Bayshore Beautiful $95,240
15 West Meadows $89,702
16 Bon Air $88,854
17 Channelside $78,576
18 Tampa Palms $75,022
19 North Hyde Park $74,292
20 Ballast Point $73,914
21 Swann Estates $73,527
22 Tampa-Bayshore Gardens $65,210
23 New Tampa $62,074
24 Tampa International Airport Area $61,907
25 Riverside Heights $60,344
26 Gandy-Sun Bay South $57,714
27 Courier City $57,064
28 Macdill Afb Area $56,111
29 Port Tampa City $55,133
30 Bayside West $52,413
31 Fairoaks $52,138
32 Bon Air North $51,793
33 Ridgewood Park $50,750
34 West Shore Palms $49,959
35 Rattlesnake $49,875
36 South Seminol Heights $49,576
37 Carver City $45,796
38 Seminol Heights $44,243
39 Forest Hills $44,221
40 Old Seminol Heights $43,396
41 Interbay $40,860
42 Historic Ybor $39,158
43 Lowry Park Central $38,960
44 Tampa Heights $37,011
45 Riverside $36,274
46 Northeast Macfarlane $35,937
47 River Grove $35,906
48 Oakford Park $35,818
49 Wellswood $34,884
50 University Square $33,567
51 Plaza Terrace $31,637
52 Sulphur Springs $31,421
53 Temple Crest $30,518
54 East Tampa $30,418
55 Downtown $30,119
56 Palmetto Beach $29,998
57 Old West Tampa $28,904
58 Highland Pines $28,848
59 Drew Park $28,344
60 Grant Park $26,924
61 Northview Hills $26,859
62 Florence $26,806
63 Ybor City $26,792
64 Beasley $26,007
65 Woodland Terrace $25,805
66 College Hill $25,735
67 Temple Park $25,494
68 North Tampa $24,792
69 Northeast $24,771
70 Orient Park $23,805
71 East Ybor $23,582
72 West Riverfront $22,667
73 Live Oaks Square $17,948

About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

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