Located midway on the west coast of Florida along beautiful Tampa Bay, Hillsborough County is a thriving, diverse community. Fully grounded in a rich history yet embracing all the opportunities of the technical age, the County’s boundaries embrace a modern skyline, major tourist destinations, world-class entertainment venues, a nationally-recognized airport, one of the largest shipping ports in the country, major educational institutions, a bustling agricultural industry, professional sports teams, and so much more.
Nearly 1.3 million people live in Hillsborough County, making it the fourth-most populous county in the state of Florida. A wide range of lifestyles offers residents the ability to live in high-energy urban environments, suburban planned communities, or rural landscapes.
Huge national and international events, including four Super Bowls, NCAA competitions, the Republican National Convention, and the International Indian Film Academy’s 2014 Awards, bring global attention and many visitors to Hillsborough’s doorstep.
People of all ages from all walks of life and companies representing a vast array of industries choose to make Hillsborough County their home.