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Welcome to Plant City Heights ...

Plant City Heights is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Plant City Heights: Plant City Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Plant City Heights is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The area code for Plant City Heights: (813)

Communities near Plant City Heights ...

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

  • Lakeland [Polk County]
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    • Lakeland [Polk County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Plant City Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 112,136 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeland<5>
  • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County]
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    • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Plant City Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,639 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Temple Terrace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple Terrace<5>
  • Zephyrhills [Pasco County]
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    • Zephyrhills [Pasco County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Plant City Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,456 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zephyrhills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zephyrhills<5>
  • Mulberry [Polk County]
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    • Mulberry [Polk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Plant City Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,257 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mulberry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mulberry<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • South Plant City Farms [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Plant City Farms
      • South Plant City Farms [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Plant City Heights
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Plant City Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Plant City Farms
    • Dover [Hillsborough County]
    • Parrish [Hillsborough County]
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      • Parrish [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Plant City Heights
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parrish have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parrish
    • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Plant City Heights
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Plant City Farms
    • Winston [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winston
      • Winston [Polk County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Plant City Heights
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winston

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Plant City Heights ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Plant City Heights. 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 Plant City Heights - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Plant City Heights) 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 Plant City Heights. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Plant City HeightsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Plant City Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.0236, Longitude: -82.1276       In this case, the coordinates for Plant City Heights 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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