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Welcome to Garden City ...

Garden City is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

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

Garden City is near sea level<3>.

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

Garden City is within the (813) area code.

Communities Also Named Garden City ...

While we believe that this Garden City is located in Hillsborough County, we know of another 2 Florida communities named Garden City. Those communities are located in the following counties: Duval and Okaloosa County.

Beyond Florida, there are 38 communities that are also named Garden City - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Idaho (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Utah (2), Virginia (3) and Washington.

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

Communities near Garden City ...

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

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
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    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Garden City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 407,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tampa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<5>
  • Saint Petersburg [Pinellas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Petersburg
    • Saint Petersburg [Pinellas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Garden City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 267,802 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Petersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Petersburg<5>
  • Pinellas Park [Pinellas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinellas Park
    • Pinellas Park [Pinellas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Garden City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,854 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinellas Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinellas Park<5>
  • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County]
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    • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Garden City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,808 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Temple Terrace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple Terrace<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gulfport [Pinellas County]
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      • Gulfport [Pinellas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Garden City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,285 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulfport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulfport<5>
    • Edgewater Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewater Village
      • Edgewater Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Garden City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edgewater Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewater Village
    • Golf and Sea Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Golf and Sea Village
      • Golf and Sea Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Garden City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Golf and Sea Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Golf and Sea Village
    • McQueens Village [Hillsborough County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McQueens Village
      • McQueens Village [Hillsborough County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Garden City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McQueens Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Riverview [Hillsborough County]
    • Progress Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Progress Village
      • Progress Village [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Garden City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Progress Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Progress 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 Garden City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Garden City.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Garden City ...

Looking for more information about Garden City? 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 Garden City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Garden City.

Mentions & References for Garden City

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Garden City. 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 Garden City - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Garden City) 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 Garden City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Garden CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Garden City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.8298, Longitude: -82.3915       In this case, the coordinates for Garden City 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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