Carrollwood homes - Tampa Florida real estate
Carrollwood is a unincorporated
planned community in northwest Hillsborough County,
Florida. It is located within the Census Designated
Place of Greater Carrollwood (zip codes 33618 and 33624).
It was one of the first planned communities within the
State of Florida and the first in Hillsborough County.
It remains one of the most popular places to live within
suburban Tampa because of its close proximity to the
city compared to new developments. Carrollwood as about
7 miles north west from downtown tampa and occupies
area of 10.3 sq. miles.
Like other suburban communities
around Tampa, Carrollwood was built in the early 1960s.
The community spread westward during the 1970's and
80's and subdivisions of Fairway Village and Carrollwood
Village were created.
Carrollwood Community Features
Established community; proximity
to shopping and dining; easy commute to downtown and