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Welcome to Hillsborough County ...
Time Zone: Hillsborough County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.
The community of Tampa is the Seat for Hillsborough County.
Hillsborough County was founded January 25, 1834. Hillsborough was created by taking area from Alachua and Monroe Counties.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, <1> Hillsborough had a population of 1,476,431 people. This is an increase of 20.11% since the last Census (which gave a population of 1,229,226 people in 2010).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hillsborough represented 6.54% of the total population of Florida.
Below are some of the communities located in Hillsborough County:
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This page was last modified/updated: 01 Feb 2023