Welcome to Valrico ...
Valrico is located in Hillsborough County<1>.
Valrico is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Valrico lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Valrico, you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Valrico is within the boundaries of the (813) area code.
The ZIP codes for Valrico: 33594-33595<3>
Communities near Valrico ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Valrico.
- Tampa [Hillsborough County]
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- Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Valrico
- 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 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Valrico
- Population from the 2020 Census: 115,283 people
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- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeland<5>
- Plant City [Hillsborough County]
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- Plant City [Hillsborough County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Valrico
- Population from the 2020 Census: 39,602 people
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- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plant City<5>
- Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County]
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- Temple Terrace [Hillsborough County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Valrico
- Population from the 2020 Census: 26,808 people
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- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple Terrace<5>
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- Mulberry [Polk County]
- Durant [Hillsborough County]
- Mango [Hillsborough County]
- West Plant City Farms [Hillsborough County]
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- West Plant City Farms [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Valrico
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Plant City Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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- Indian Hills [Hillsborough County]
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- Indian Hills [Hillsborough County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Valrico
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- Countryside Village [Hillsborough County]
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- Countryside Village [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Valrico
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Countryside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> 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 Valrico. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Valrico.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Valrico. 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 Valrico.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Valrico. See our Newspapers Page for Valrico.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valrico ...
Looking for more information about Valrico? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Valrico, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Valrico.
Adding Valrico to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Valrico 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 Valrico was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Valrico on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Hillsborough County: www.hillsboroughcounty.org/
The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/
|<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 Valrico - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<3>||ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Valrico). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Valrico or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).|
Our list of ZIP Codes for Valrico includes: 33594 & 33595.
|<4>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Valrico) 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 Valrico. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ValricoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valrico. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.9408, Longitude: -82.2426 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||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.|