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Flag of City of Tampa
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Nickname(s): 
Location in Hillsborough County and the state of Florida
Location in Hillsborough County and the state of Florida
Country United States
State Florida
County Hillsborough
Government
 • MayorBob Buckhorn (D)
Area
 • City170.6 sq mi (441.9 km2)
 • Land112.1 sq mi (290.3 km2)
 • Water58.5 sq mi (151.6 km2)
Elevation
48 ft (14.6 m)
Population
 (2008)
 • City332,888
 • Density2,969.6/sq mi (1,146.7/km2)
 • Urban
2.7 million
 • Metro
4 million
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code12-71000[1]
GNIS feature ID0292005[2]
WebsiteCity of Tampa official website

Tampa is a city in Florida, a state of the United States. It has a population of about 340,000 people as of 2008. Tampa is the 53rd largest city in the USA.

Sports

Tampa is the home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Lightning and Tampa Bay Storm.

People from Tampa

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