Uptown Tampa, Tampa, FL
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About

Uptown, Tampa, Florida, is a vibrant neighborhood known for its rich culture and energetic ambiance. Located close to the heart of Tampa, it offers convenient access to major highways, including the I-275 and I-4. Uptown is home to popular points of interest such as the University Mall, the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI), and the highly esteemed University of South Florida.

What You Will Love About Uptown, Tampa, Florida

  • The accessibility to major highways makes it easy to explore Tampa and beyond.
  • The presence of the University of South Florida and numerous retail and entertainment options like the University Mall and MOSI.
  • The neighborhood has a diverse community, adding to the area's vibrant character.

What’s Nearby

Uptown is near popular attractions such as Busch Gardens and Adventure Island. It's also just a short drive from downtown Tampa, offering residents easy access to even more dining, shopping, and entertainment.

The Rental Market

In Uptown, the rental market has seen a range of prices for 1-bedroom apartments. On average, you can expect to pay around $2,235 per month. The lowest average price is around $2,000, while the highest can climb to $2,711.

Rental Price Stability

With a standard deviation of just $197.19, rental prices in Uptown have stayed relatively stable over the past year, showing only minor fluctuations in price.

Lifestyle

Living in Uptown, you can anticipate a lifestyle that perfectly blends metropolitan amenities with a tight-knit community feel. Its proximity to the University of South Florida offers a youthful energy, and with a wealth of shopping, dining, and entertainment options right within the neighborhood, there’s always something to do.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 249 restaurants, 19 grocery stores, and 47 parks within a mile of the Uptown Tampa neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Duckweed Urban Grocery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.1 miles

    803 N Tampa St

  • GROCERY
    Tampa Downtown Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    410 N Franklin St

  • GROCERY
    Oceanic Oriental Supermarket

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    1609 N Tampa St

  • GROCERY
    Sprouts Farmers Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    101 W 7th Ave

  • GROCERY
    Publix

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    243 Bayshore Blvd

  • SHOPPING
    Go Green Items

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.7 miles

    301 W Platt St

Uptown Tampa Apartments and Rentals

72 Rental properties in Uptown Tampa, Tampa, FL.

  • 101 N. Meridian property

    $1,894+

    101 N. Meridian

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    464–1638 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • AVE Tampa Riverwalk property

    $1,821+

    AVE Tampa Riverwalk

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    479–1419 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • The Vintage Lofts at West End property

    $1,565+

    The Vintage Lofts at West End

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    522–1398 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • Slade at Channelside property

    $2,051+

    Slade at Channelside

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    675–1383 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • Bell Channelside property

    $1,965+

    Bell Channelside

    1–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    717–2152 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • 111 North 12th Street property

    $2,400

    111 North 12th Street

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    934 Sqft

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
2.5%
3%
utilities
2.8%
1.6%
food
1.8%
0.5%
transportation
4.9%
0.6%
healthcare
1%
8%

Uptown Tampa Demographics

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Uptown Tampa Reviews

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  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 2 of 2 renters

  • Busy Streets

    Yes

    Say 1 of 2 renters

Uptown Tampa Transportation

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Very Walkable

86/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Very Bikeable

72/100
Bike Score®

Good Transit

65/100
2 bus stops 3 other stops

Hillsborough Transit Authority

Other

1211 N Marion St

RedCoach

Other

1211 N Marion St

Marion Transit Center

Other

1211 N Marion St

Source: foursquare.com

Uptown Tampa Schools

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1%
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