Westshore Palms

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Westshore Palms
Westshore Palms is located in Florida
Westshore Palms
Westshore Palms
Location within the state of Florida
Coordinates: 27°56′52″N 82°30′57″W / 27.94778°N 82.51583°W / 27.94778; -82.51583Coordinates: 27°56′52″N 82°30′57″W / 27.94778°N 82.51583°W / 27.94778; -82.51583
CountryUnited States
 • Total1,430
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes

Westshore Palms is a neighborhood within the city limits of Tampa, Florida. As of the 2000 census the neighborhood had a population of 1,430. The ZIP Code serving the neighborhood is 33609. The neighborhood is close to Westshore Plaza and the Westshore Business District.


Westshore Palms boundaries are Interstate 275 to the north, Lois Avenue to the east, Kennedy Blvd. to the south, and Westshore Blvd. to the west.[1]


Source: Hillsborough County Atlas

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 1,430 people and 809 households residing in the neighborhood. The population density was 7,285/mi². The racial makeup of the neighborhood was 83.0% White, 8.0% African American, 0.0% Native American, 5.0% Asian, less than 1.0% from other races, and 3.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 24.0% of the population.

There were 809 households out of which 8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 18% were married couples living together, 4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 11% were non-families. 52% of all households were made up of individuals.

In the neighborhood the population was spread out with 12% under the age of 18, 20% from 18 to 34, 27% from 35 to 49, 17% from 50 to 64, and 24% who were 65 years of age or older. For every 100 females, there were 98 males.

The per capita income for the neighborhood was $21,160. About 13.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4% of those under age 18.

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  1. ^ http://maps.communityatlas.usf.edu/hillsboroughcommunity/index.asp?id=120571078&level=nbrhd
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

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