RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Balm, Florida

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other FL
Communities

















Welcome to Balm ...

Balm is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

Balm is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Balm: (813)

The ZIP code for Balm: 33503<3>

Communities Also Named Balm ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Balm - they are located in Alabama, Missouri, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Balm.

Communities near Balm ...

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

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tampa
    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Balm
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 407,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tampa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<5>
  • Plant City [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plant City
    • Plant City [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Balm
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,602 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plant City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plant City<5>
  • Mulberry [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mulberry
    • Mulberry [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Balm
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,274 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mulberry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mulberry<5>
  • Boyette [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boyette
    • Boyette [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Balm
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boyette have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boyette
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Summerfield Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerfield Village
      • Summerfield Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Balm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerfield Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerfield Village
    • Wimauma [Hillsborough County]
    • Stelling Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stelling Village
      • Stelling Village [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Balm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stelling Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stelling Village
    • Countryside Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Countryside Village
      • Countryside Village [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Balm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Countryside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Countryside Village
    • Freedom Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freedom Village
      • Freedom Village [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Balm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freedom Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freedom Village
    • Parkside Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkside Village
      • Parkside Village [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Balm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkside Village

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 Balm. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Balm.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Balm. 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 Balm.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Balm ...

Looking for more information about Balm? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Balm, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Balm.

Find a Community in Florida

About Hillsborough County

About Florida

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Balm. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Balm - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Balm). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Balm or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Balm) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Balm. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BalmOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Balm. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.7592, Longitude: -82.2611    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 01 Aug 2022