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Quality of life in Tampa Bay Area

Tampa Bay Area, Florida, is among the top cities with a free business environment. According to our city rankings, this is a good place to live with high ratings in environmental quality, internet access and leisure & culture.

Tampa Bay Area is one of the top ten city matches for 1.1% of Teleport users.

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Life quality score

City ranking

Housing

4
239/264
Details
Large apartment$991.06
Medium apartment$726.78
Small apartment$462.49

Cost of Living

N/A
Details
5km taxi ride$0.90
A Cappuccino$1.70
A beer$0.82
A kilogram of Apples$1.90
Bread$1.60
Lunch$13.00
Monthly fitness club membership$59.00
Monthly public transport$40.00
Movie ticket$8.00

Startups

N/A
Details
Coworking spaces [score]0.10
Meetups [score]0.11
Meetups groups5
Meetups members234
Total number of startups2

Venture Capital

1
228/232
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Venture capital [score]0.10

Travel Connectivity

1
263/264
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Airport hub [score]0.10

Commute

N/A
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Business Freedom

N/A
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Safety

5
230/264
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Crime rate [score]1.00

Healthcare

N/A
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Education

N/A
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Environmental Quality

7
109/264
Details
Air quality [score]0.61
Cleanliness [score]1.00
Drinking water quality [score]1.00
Urban greenery [score]0.23

Economy

N/A
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Currency for urban areaEUR

Taxation

4
150/264
Details
Income tax level [score]0.90
VAT (Sales Tax)0.04

Internet Access

7
38/264
Details
Download speed (Mbps)21.89
Internet access (download) [score]0.62
Internet access (upload) [score]0.74
Upload speed (Mbps)19.50

Leisure & Culture

2
252/263
Details
Art galleries10
Art galleries [score]0.10
Cinemas3
Cinemas [score]0.10
Comedy clubs2
Comedy clubs [score]0.40
Concert venues8
Concerts [score]0.10
Historical sites27
Historical sites [score]0.32
Museums20
Museums [score]0.14
Performing art venues3
Performing arts [score]0.10
Sport venues5
Sports [score]0.10
Zoos1
Zoos [score]0.47

Tolerance

4
246/264
Details
LGBT Equality Index65.75
LGBT Equality Index [score]0.67
LGBT adoption rights✖ Illegal
LGBT age of consent✔ Equal
LGBT blood donation regulations✔ Legal
LGBT conversion therapy regulations✖ Not banned
LGBT discrimination legalityIllegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discrimination legalitySexual orientation only
LGBT gender changing rights✖ Illegal
LGBT homosexuality rights✔ Legal
LGBT housing discrimination legalitySexual orientation only
LGBT marriage rights✔ Legal
Tolerance towards minorities [score]0.10

Outdoors

1
255/264
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Water access [score]0.10
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Life quality score

City ranking

Housing

6
199/264
Details
Large apartment$1502.87
Medium apartment$1277.62
Rent index [score]0.57
Small apartment$1052.37

Cost of Living

5
178/261
Details
5km taxi ride$7.20
A Cappuccino$4.30
A beer$2.20
A kilogram of Apples$3.80
Bread$0.99
Inflation [score]0.46
Lunch$13.00
Monthly fitness club membership$39.00
Monthly public transport$67.00
Movie ticket$11.00
Price of a meal at a restaurant$70.37

Startups

7
49/260
Details
Average monthly increase in number of startups18
Average monthly increase in number of startups [score]0.55
Coworking spaces [score]0.70
Coworking spaces on WorkFrom.co7
Meetups [score]0.52
Meetups groups146
Meetups members46193
Number of investors57
Number of startup events in the last 12 months1219
Number of upcoming meetup events117
Startup climate scene [score]0.56
Startup events128
Startup events121
Startup events [score]0.79
Startups [score]0.76
Total number of startups661

Venture Capital

5
59/232
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Venture capital [score]0.55

Travel Connectivity

3
134/264
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Airport hub98
Airport hub [score]0.46
Intercity train connectivity [score]0.12

Commute

4
205/260
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Traffic handling [score]0.63

Business Freedom

9
67/262
Details
Business freedom84.70
Business freedom [score]0.86
Freedom from corruption74.00
Freedom from corruption [score]0.79
Lack of labor restrictions91.40
Lack of labor restrictions [score]1.00
Time to open a business5.60
Time to open a business [score]0.95

Safety

5
229/264
Details
Crime rate [score]0.56
Gun-related deaths per 100,000 residents per year12
Guns per 100 residents112
Lack of gun related deaths [score]0.66
Lack of guns [score]0.47
Lack of guns and gun-related deaths [score]0.56

Healthcare

6
163/263
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Healthcare expenditure [score]0.34
Healthcare quality [score]0.84
Life expectancy (years)79.28
Life expectancy [score]0.76

Education

4
129/238
Details
Best university in rankingUniversity of South Florida
Best university ranking225
Country mean scores in PISA math test478.04
Country mean scores in PISA reading test497.58
Country mean scores in PISA science test497.41
PISA math ranking (high school)30
PISA ranking24
PISA ranking (high school) [score]0.72
PISA reading (high school)16
PISA science (high school)19
Percent of happy students0.77
Percent of low performers in PISA math test0.26
Percent of low performers in PISA reading test0.17
Percent of low performers in PISA science test0.18
Percent of top performers in PISA math test0.09
Percent of top performers in PISA reading test0.08
Percent of top performers in PISA science test0.07
University quality [score]0.13

Environmental Quality

8
69/264
Details
Air quality [score]0.96
Cleanliness [score]0.78
Drinking water quality [score]0.76
Urban greenery [score]0.68

Economy

6
16/261
Details
Currency for urban areaUSD
GDP growth rate0.02
GDP growth rate [score]0.43
GDP per capita$54596.65
GDP per capita [score]0.87

Taxation

5
113/264
Details
Effective company profit tax rate on payouts as dividends [score]0.54
Income tax level [score]0.43
Profit tax (% of profit)0.44
Time overhead to file company taxes175
VAT (Sales Tax)0.07

Internet Access

8
18/264
Details
Download speed (Mbps)70.13
Internet access (download) [score]0.83
Internet access (upload) [score]0.68
Upload speed (Mbps)18.63

Leisure & Culture

7
93/263
Details
Art galleries373
Art galleries [score]0.75
Cinemas280
Cinemas [score]0.73
Comedy clubs232
Comedy clubs [score]0.96
Concert venues282
Concerts [score]0.86
Historical sites244
Historical sites [score]0.64
Museums192
Museums [score]0.69
Performing art venues366
Performing arts [score]0.80
Sport venues193
Sports [score]0.91
Zoos73
Zoos [score]1.00

Tolerance

7
92/264
Details
LGBT Equality Index67.19
LGBT Equality Index [score]0.68
LGBT adoption rights✖ Single only
LGBT age of consent✔ Equal
LGBT blood donation regulations✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
LGBT conversion therapy regulationsAmbiguous
LGBT discrimination legality✖ No protections
LGBT employment discrimination legality✖ No protections
LGBT gender changing rights✔ Legal, but requires surgery
LGBT homosexuality rights✔ Legal
LGBT housing discrimination legality✖ No protections
LGBT marriage rights✔ Legal
Tolerance towards minorities [score]0.68

Outdoors

5
71/264
Details
Elevation (hills or mountains) [score]0.10
Median peak in meters6.00
Seaside access1.00
Urban area elevation (meters)35.00
Water access [score]1.00
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Costs of living

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Housing costs (USD)

$780$1,202
$991
Median rent for
apartments in city center

Daily living costs (USD)

Monthly fitness club membership$59
Movie ticket$8
Broadband internet connection$41
Monthly public transport$40
Lunch$13
-100%
compared to
San Francisco

Costs of living

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Housing costs (USD)

$852$1,252
$1052
Median rent for
apartments in city center

Daily living costs (USD)

Monthly fitness club membership$39
Movie ticket$11
Broadband internet connection$55
Monthly public transport$67
Lunch$13
-24%
compared to
San Francisco
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LGBT rights in Andorra

Discrimination

Illegal In Some Contexts

Marriage

Legal

Adoption

Illegal

LGBT rights in Tampa Bay Area

Discrimination

No Protections

Marriage

Legal

Adoption

Single Only

Climate

Average number of clear days per year

102

Climate type

Humid Subtropical

Average daily maximum temperature

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