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Welcome to Alafia Shores ...

Alafia Shores is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

The location of Alafia Shores has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Alafia Shores: Alafia Shrs.

Alafia Shores is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Alafia Shores lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Alafia Shores: (813)

Communities near Alafia Shores ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alafia Shores.

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
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    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Alafia Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 399,700 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tampa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<5>
  • Saint Petersburg [Pinellas County]
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    • Saint Petersburg [Pinellas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Alafia Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 265,351 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Petersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Petersburg<5>
  • Plant City [Hillsborough County]
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    • Plant City [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Alafia Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 39,744 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plant City<5>
  • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County]
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    • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Alafia Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,639 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Temple Terrace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple Terrace<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Countryside Village [Hillsborough County]
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      • Countryside Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Alafia Shores
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Countryside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Apollo Beach [Hillsborough County]
    • Clair-Mel City [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clair-Mel City
      • Clair-Mel City [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Alafia Shores
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clair-Mel City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Indian Hills [Hillsborough County]
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      • Indian Hills [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Alafia Shores
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    • Marina Village [Hillsborough County]
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      • Marina Village [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Alafia Shores
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marina Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Palm River Estates [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm River Estates
      • Palm River Estates [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Alafia Shores
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palm River Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm River Estates

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alafia Shores. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alafia Shores.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alafia Shores. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alafia Shores.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alafia Shores. See our Newspapers Page for Alafia Shores.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alafia Shores ...

Looking for more information about Alafia Shores? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alafia Shores, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alafia Shores.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Florida

About Hillsborough County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alafia Shores. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Hillsborough County: www.hillsboroughcounty.org/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Hillsborough, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alafia Shores - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alafia Shores) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alafia Shores. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.8532, Longitude: -82.3664       In this case, the coordinates for Alafia Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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