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Welcome to Overton ...

Overton is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

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

Overton is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Overton is located in the (813) area code.

Communities Also Named Overton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Overton - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada (3), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Overton ...

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

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
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    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Overton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 407,599 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<5>
  • Lakeland [Polk County]
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    • Lakeland [Polk County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Overton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 115,283 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeland<5>
  • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County]
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    • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Overton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,808 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple Terrace<5>
  • Zephyrhills [Pasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zephyrhills
    • Zephyrhills [Pasco County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Overton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,019 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zephyrhills<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mulberry [Polk County]
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      • Mulberry [Polk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Overton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,274 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mulberry<5>
    • Knights [Hillsborough County]
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      • Knights [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Overton
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    • Parrish [Hillsborough County]
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      • Parrish [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Overton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parrish have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dover [Hillsborough County]
    • Sydney [Hillsborough County]
    • West Plant City Farms [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Plant City Farms
      • West Plant City Farms [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Overton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Plant City Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Overton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Overton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Overton ...

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

Mentions & References for Overton

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Florida

About Hillsborough County

About Florida

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Overton. 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 Overton - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Overton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Overton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.0165, Longitude: -82.1334       In this case, the coordinates for Overton 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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