Hillsborough Avenue

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Hillsborough Avenue
U.S. Route 41 markerU.S. Route 92 markerState Road 580 marker
Hillsborough Avenue Bridge.jpg
Hillsborough Avenue Bridge
West end HillsboroughPinellas county line near Oldsmar

SR 589 near Town 'n' Country
US 92 / SR 580 (Dale Mabry Highway)

US 41 (concurrency) in Tampa
East end I-4 in East Lake-Orient Park

Hillsborough Avenue is a major east–west arterial road in Hillsborough County, Florida, also designated as State Road 580, U.S. Highway 41 or U.S. Highway 92 in various places.[2]

Route description[edit]

Hillsborough Avenue runs from the Hillsborough/Pinellas county line, near Oldsmar to Interstate 4 in unincorporated Hillsborough County. This route takes it through the city of Tampa, where it crosses the Hillsborough River. The crossings of the Hillsborough River include and eastbound vertical lift bridge, and a westbound bascule bridge.

According to the Florida Department of Transportation, Hillsborough Avenue from Nebraska Avenue to 50th Street has increased in the number of accidents reported, up from 269 in 1999 to 351 in 2005.[3]



  1. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-01-12. Retrieved 2011-02-22.  FDOT Federal-Aid Report
  2. ^ Florida @ SouthEastRoads - U.S. Highway 92[unreliable source?]
  3. ^ FDOT, Eyes on Hillsborough