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Tampa Population 2024

Tampa is a major city on the Gulf Coast of the U.S. state of Florida, located on the Tampa Bay region. Tampa population in 2024 is estimated to be 395,699, covering area 175.83 sq mi (455.40 sq km), ranks forty-seventh city in the United States. Tampa Bay as the largest city in the Tampa Bay area. Tampa in the past functioned as a military center during the 19th century with the establishment of Fort Brooke. The city is part of the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metropolitan Statistical Area with the estimation of population of over three million. People from Tampa are known as "Tampans", "Tampanians". Tampa is twenty-seventh most dangerous city in Florida.

Below is the Tampa population by year:

YearPopulationChange %
2021 *387,0380.540
2022 *392,6201.45
2023 *395,2760.69
2024 *395,6990.11
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated

Tampa Bay Metropolitan

Tampa Bay Metropolitan is an urbanized region centered on the city of Tampa, The Tampa Bay area is located along Tampa Bay, Pinellas County and St. Petersburg, Florida lies on a peninsula between Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, and much of the city of Tampa in Florida State. The largest cities of Tampa Bay area Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Lakeland, Largo, North Port, Sarasota, Bradenton, Pinellas Park and Plant City.

Tampa Bay is the eighteenth largest metropolitan area in the United States, with an estimated population of 3.1 million in 2019. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) including Hillsborough and Pinellas counties along with Hernando and Pasco counties to the north.

Tampa City(2021)Tampa Bay(2019)
Population391,746 3,194,831
Area455.40 sq km6192 sq km
Source : CSA Maps, CSA

Tampa Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, population of Tampa by age is 399,690, out of these 197,280 are male, 202,410 are female, The sex ratio of Tampa is 98. The median age of the Tampa population is 36.0, Tampa population by age are, under 18 years is 87,600, 16 years and over is 320,621, 18 years and over is 312,090, 21 years and over is 294,035, 65 years and over is 66,103. 49.4% are male, 50.6% are female, 21.9% are under 18 years old, 80.2% are 16 years and over, 78.1% are 18 years and over, 73.6% are 21 years and over, 13.0% are 65 years and over. There are total 174,379 housing units, The voting population of Tampa are 276,894, out of these 133,828 are male voters, 143,066 are female voters, 48.3% are male, 51.7% are female. Tampa population in 2023 is estimated to be 395,276, population in 2022 is estimated to be 392,620, and in 2021 is estimated to be 387,038.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -526,1416.5%
5 - 922,3015.6%
10 - 1424,5366.1%
15 - 1927,6366.9%
20 - 2426,3046.6%
25 - 3466,51116.6%
35 - 4456,48114.1%
45 - 5450,77712.7%
55 - 5924,1356.0%
60 - 6423,0395.8%
65 - 7429,5067.4%
75 - 8415,8374.0%
85 and over6,4861.6%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates

Tampa Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Tampa by race are:

White Population

White population in Tampa, Florida are 254,481, percentage wise 63.7 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Tampa, Florida are 94,204, percentage wise 23.6 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Tampa, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Carribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Tampa are 20,169, percentage wise 5.0 percent are asians, out of these 9,742 are Asian Indians, 2,147 are Chinese, 1,076 are Filipinos, 99 are Japanese, 440 are Korean, 3,275 are Vietnamese and 3,390 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Tampa, Florida are 113,700. Percentage wise 28.4 percent are hispanics, out of these 16,200 are Mexican people, 26,889 are Puerto Ricans, 41,244 are Cubans, and 29,367 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race399,690Percent
Black or African American94,20423.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native4330.1%
Asian Population20,1695.0%
Asian Indian9,7422.4%
Other Asian Population3,390
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6370.2%
Hispanic or Latino113,70028.4%
Puerto Rican26,8896.7%
Other Hispanic or Latino29,367
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)

Nativity by Place of Birth

Total Tampa native population is 322,828, out of these 169,996 born in the Florida state and 135,587 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 76,862, out of these 37,919 are Naturalised US citizen, 4,784 are in Europe, 8,357 in Asia, 883 in Africa, 23,318 in Latin America and 481 in Northern America. Total Foreigners who are non US citizens living in Tampa are 38,943, out of these 2,614 are from Europe, 8,022 are from Asia, 284 from Africa, 27,332 are from Latin America and 417 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Born in state of residence169,996
Born in other state in the United States135,587
Born outside the United States17,245
Puerto Rico11,561
U.S. Island Areas1,151
Born abroad of American parent(s)4,533
Foreign born
Born outside of United States76,862
Naturalized U.S. citizen37,919
Latin America23,318
Northern America481
Not a U.S. citizen38,943
Latin America27,332
Northern America417
Source: US Census 2019 estimates

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