Meadow Oaks, Florida

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Meadow Oaks, Florida
Pasco County Florida Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Meadow Oaks Highlighted 1243785.svg
Meadow Oaks, Florida is located in Florida
Meadow Oaks, Florida
Meadow Oaks, Florida
Meadow Oaks, Florida is located in the United States
Meadow Oaks, Florida
Meadow Oaks, Florida
Coordinates: 28°20′47″N 82°36′09″W / 28.34639°N 82.60250°W / 28.34639; -82.60250Coordinates: 28°20′47″N 82°36′09″W / 28.34639°N 82.60250°W / 28.34639; -82.60250
CountryUnited States
StateFlorida
CountyPasco
Area
 • Total1.656 sq mi (4.29 km2)
 • Land1.651 sq mi (4.28 km2)
 • Water0.005 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation
33 ft (10 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total2,842[1]
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
34669[3]
Area code(s)352
GNIS feature ID2583362[4]

Meadow Oaks is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Pasco County, Florida, United States.[5] Located north of Florida State Road 52 inland from Hudson,[6] it is within the Tampa–St. Petersburg–Clearwater Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)[7] and the Southwest Florida Water Management District.

The community was first planned in 1983 to include homes and eponymous golf course,[8] which was later expanded.[9][10] The clubhouse was destroyed by fire in 1995.[11] The community continued to grow into the 2000s,[12][13][14] partly on land that had once been a cattle ranch, to have eight 'villages'.[15]

Meadow Oaks become a CDP (43785)[16] in 2010[17] and as of the 2010 census its population was 2,442[2] It had grown to 2,842 by the 2020 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

Meadow Oaks is considered an 'inland' or 'landside' Pasco County community.[6][18] According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Meadow Oaks CDP has an area of 1.656 square miles (4.29 km2); 1.651 square miles (4.28 km2) of its area is land, and 0.005 square miles (0.013 km2) is water.[2] Land-use planning follows the concepts of MPUD zoning.[19][20]

Meadow Oaks is within Florida's 12th U.S.congressional district,[21] Florida Senate 16th district, and Florida House District 37.[6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2020 Decennial Census How many people live in Meadow Oaks CDP, Florida". News Press. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  2. ^ a b c "2010 Census Gazetteer Files - Places: Florida". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved March 26, 2017.
  3. ^ "Meadow Oaks, FL ZIP code : 34669". www.uszip.com.
  4. ^ "Meadow Oaks Census Designated Place". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  5. ^ "City County List". Division of Library and Information Services - Florida Department of State. Retrieved February 7, 2022.
  6. ^ a b c "The Hudson Landside Neighborhoods in Detail VII Meadow Oaks". www.hudsonfla.com. Retrieved February 4, 2022.
  7. ^ "Map of Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater MSA" (PDF). United States Census Bureau, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, Economics and Statistics Administration. Retrieved January 22, 2020.
  8. ^ Testerman, Jeff (September 23, 1983). "995 homes and golf course planned north of SR52". Tampa Bay Times. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  9. ^ "Improvements bring business to Meadow Oaks Country Club". Tampa Bay Times. February 28, 1986. p. 72. Retrieved January 28, 2022 – via newspapers.com.
  10. ^ "Meadow Oaks gets a facelift". Tampa Bay Times. May 28, 1991. p. 76. Retrieved January 28, 2022 – via newspapers.com.
  11. ^ "Fire destroys clubhouse at Meadows Oaks". Tampa Bay Times. June 27, 1995. p. 162. Retrieved January 28, 2022 – via newspapers.com.
  12. ^ "Developer not happen with commission decision". The Tampa Tribune. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  13. ^ Thorner, James (March 7, 2002). "Meadow Oaks developers told to stop". Tampa Bay Times. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  14. ^ "Pasco leaders halt road repaving project". Sun Coast News. April 28, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  15. ^ "The Reserve at Meadows Oaks". www.hudsonfla.com. 2022. Retrieved February 4, 2022.
  16. ^ "2010 CENSUS - CENSUS TRACT REFERENCE MAP: Pasco County, FL" (PDF). U.S. Census Bureau. December 9, 2010. Retrieved February 10, 2022.
  17. ^ Florida: 2010 Population and Housing Unit Counts/2010 Census of Population and Housing (PDF) (Report). September 2012. Retrieved January 29, 2022.
  18. ^ Wilson, Drew (May 7, 2018). "Ardian Zika adds two major endorsements for HD 37 campaign". Florida Politics. Retrieved February 17, 2021.
  19. ^ "RZ-7529 R-1, R-4, A-C & MPUD TO MPUD: MEADOW OAKS DEVELOPMENT LC, NEW LIFE MINISTRIES & RIVER RIDGE HOMES INC./MEADOW OAKS MPUD" (PDF). March 1, 2021. Retrieved January 29, 2022.
  20. ^ "Agenda" (PDF). Pasco County Planning Commission. March 25, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  21. ^ "113th Congress Florida Congressional District 12" (PDF). US Census Bureau. January 1, 2010. Retrieved February 18, 2022.