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Welcome to Gulf City ...

Gulf City is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

Gulf City is near sea level<2>.

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

The area code for Gulf City: (813)

Communities near Gulf City ...

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

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
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    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Gulf City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 407,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tampa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<4>
  • Saint Petersburg [Pinellas County]
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    • Saint Petersburg [Pinellas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Gulf 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<4>
  • Bradenton [Manatee County]
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    • Bradenton [Manatee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Gulf City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,737 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradenton<4>
  • Pinellas Park [Pinellas County]
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    • Pinellas Park [Pinellas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Gulf 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<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Palmetto [Manatee County]
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      • Palmetto [Manatee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Gulf City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,796 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmetto<4>
    • Gulfport [Pinellas County]
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      • Gulfport [Pinellas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Gulf City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,285 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulfport<4>
    • Saint Pete Beach [Pinellas County]
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      • Saint Pete Beach [Pinellas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Gulf City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,529 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Pete Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Pete Beach<4>
    • Saint Petersburg Beach [Pinellas County]
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      • Saint Petersburg Beach [Pinellas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Gulf City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Petersburg Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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    • Treasure Island [Pinellas County]
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      • Treasure Island [Pinellas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Gulf City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,892 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Treasure Island<4>
    • Kenneth City [Pinellas County]
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      • Kenneth City [Pinellas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Gulf City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,089 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenneth City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenneth City<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gulf City ...

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

Adding Gulf City to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Gulf City in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Gulf City was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gulf City on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Gulf City

Communities in Florida

About Hillsborough County

About Florida

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gulf 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Gulf City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gulf City) 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 Gulf City. 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 Gulf CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gulf City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.7059, Longitude: -82.4624    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.

 

 

 

 

 


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