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Welcome to Durant ...

Durant is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

Durant is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Durant, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Durant is located in the (813) area code.

Communities Also Named Durant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Durant - they are located in Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Durant ...

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

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tampa
    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Durant
    • Estimated population in 2019: 399,700 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tampa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<4>
  • Lakeland [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeland
    • Lakeland [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Durant
    • Estimated population in 2019: 112,136 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeland<4>
  • Plant City [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plant City
    • Plant City [Hillsborough County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Durant
    • Estimated population in 2019: 39,744 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plant City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plant City<4>
  • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Temple Terrace
    • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Durant
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,639 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Temple Terrace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple Terrace<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mulberry [Polk County]
    • Fish Hawk [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fish Hawk
      • Fish Hawk [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Durant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fish Hawk have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fish Hawk
    • Lithia [Hillsborough County]
    • Parkside Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkside Village
      • Parkside Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Durant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkside Village
    • Parrish [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parrish
      • Parrish [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Durant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parrish have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parrish
    • Pinecrest [Hillsborough County]

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Durant ...

Looking for more information about Durant? 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 Durant, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Durant.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Florida

About Hillsborough County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Durant. 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 Durant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Durant) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Durant. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DurantOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Durant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.9084, Longitude: -82.1860    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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