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Welcome to Wimauma ...

Wimauma is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

Wimauma is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Wimauma is within the (813) area code.

The ZIP code for Wimauma: 33598<3>

Communities near Wimauma ...

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

  • Tampa [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tampa
    • Tampa [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Wimauma
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 407,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tampa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampa<5>
  • Balm [Hillsborough County]
  • Cypress Creek Village [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cypress Creek Village
    • Cypress Creek Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Wimauma
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cypress Creek Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cypress Creek Village
  • Montero Village [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montero Village
    • Montero Village [Hillsborough County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Wimauma
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montero Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montero Village
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bayou Pass Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayou Pass Village
      • Bayou Pass Village [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Wimauma
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayou Pass Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayou Pass Village
    • Park Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park Village
      • Park Village [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Wimauma
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park Village
    • Stelling Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stelling Village
      • Stelling Village [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Wimauma
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stelling Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stelling Village
    • Summerfield Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerfield Village
      • Summerfield Village [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Wimauma
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerfield Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerfield Village
    • Apollo Beach [Hillsborough County]
    • Edgewater Village [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewater Village
      • Edgewater Village [Hillsborough County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Wimauma
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edgewater Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewater Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wimauma ...

Looking for more information about Wimauma? 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 Wimauma, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wimauma.

Adding Wimauma to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Wimauma 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 Wimauma was on a map titled Road Map for Florida (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wimauma. 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 Wimauma - 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 Wimauma). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wimauma or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Wimauma) 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 Wimauma. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WimaumaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wimauma. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.7125, Longitude: -82.3010    
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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