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Welcome to Roach ...

Roach is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

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

Roach is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Roach: (813)

Communities Also Named Roach ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Florida communities named Roach: This one is located in Hillsborough County and the other is located in Taylor County.

Beyond Florida, there are 10 communities that are also named Roach - they are located in Missouri, Nebraska (2), Nevada, New Brunswick, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Roach ...

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

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tampa
    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Roach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 407,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tampa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<5>
  • Lakeland [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeland
    • Lakeland [Polk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Roach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 115,283 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeland<5>
  • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Temple Terrace
    • Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Roach
    • 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>
  • Zephyrhills [Pasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zephyrhills
    • Zephyrhills [Pasco County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Roach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,019 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zephyrhills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zephyrhills<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mulberry [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mulberry
      • Mulberry [Polk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Roach
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,274 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mulberry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mulberry<5>
    • Dover [Hillsborough County]
    • South Plant City Farms [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Plant City Farms
      • South Plant City Farms [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Roach
      • 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
    • Sydney [Hillsborough County]
    • Parrish [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parrish
      • Parrish [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Roach
      • 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
    • 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 Roach
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roach ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Florida

About Hillsborough County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Roach. 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 Roach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Roach) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.0325, Longitude: -82.1552       In this case, the coordinates for Roach 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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