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Overview

Introduction to Pinellas Park, Florida

Pinellas Park is situated in central Pinellas County. Pinellas Park was established by F.A. Davis, a publisher from Philadelphia. He acquired 12,800 acres of land in the area in 1911. Pinellas Park is one of a cluster of communities situated near Clearwater, Tampa and St. Petersburg. Pinellas Park city is primarily a residential area. Some of the supreme Gulf beaches are only a few miles away from Pinellas Park city. Tampa can be reached by crossing the Howard Franklin Bridge and the Gandy Bridge. For landscaping purposes the Parks Department of the city utilizes only plants native to the area, which provides a natural setting for the city.

Events

Pinellas Park is recognized for a group of events held on a yearly basis in a band shell situated near City Hall. The "Country in the Park" is the most well known of the events. The event features arts and crafts, amusement park rides and a variety of music entertainers.

Attractions

  • Horse and Buggy Bed and Breakfast Inn is situated on a 12 acre farm. The inn offers their guests hayrides, horseback riding as well as carriage rides.
  • The Wagon Wheel Flea Market typically has a vast amount of vendors selling a variety of merchandise. The Wagon Wheel Flea Market is a very popular with the residents as well as visitors from neighboring communities.
  • The Tampa Bay Automobile Museum is located in Pinellas Park. Visitors have the opportunity to see a large collection of vintage automobiles which were built during the 1920s and the 1930s.
  • Pinellas Park Art Society features a free art gallery.

Air Flights

Pinellas Park is served by the Tampa International and the St. Petersburg-Clearwater International airports.

Higher Education

ITT Technical Institute has a campus located in the city. St. Petersburg College is comprised of nine campuses located throughout Pinellas county. One of the campuses is located in Pinellas Park. St. Petersburg College provides their students with the opportunities to earn bachelor degrees, associate in science degrees as well as associate in arts degrees. Certificates are also offered at the college. The campus in Pinellas Park focuses on providing education in health care.

Demographics

People

Total Population50,946
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens20.7%
Employed Population 16+22,493
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married45%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.8%
Median Earnings25+$31,632
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,983
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,741

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,546
% Above Poverty Level84.3%
% Below Poverty Level15.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.1%
% Using Public Transportation1%

Housing

People Living Alone35.7%
Median Gross Rent$955
Median House Value$114,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)26.1%
German15%
Irish10.6%
English8.2%
Italian8.1%
Polish4.4%
French Except Basque3.4%
Scottish2.3%
Swedish1.1%
Canadian1%
Arab1%
West Indian1%
Dutch0.9%
Russian0.7%
Welsh0.7%
Czech0.6%
Greek0.6%
Hungarian0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Jamaican0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Trinidad Tobago0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Brazilian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Finnish0.2%
African0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Syrian0.2%
British0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
US/American0.1%
Belizean0.1%
Haitian0.1%
South African0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Slovene0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
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Pinellas Park Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pinellas County
Standard Zip Codes33781, 33782
P.O. Box Zip Codes33780
Phone Area Codes727
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude27.85
Approximate Longitude-82.7

Pinellas Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationST PETERSBURG
Distance6.6 miles
Jan Temp54 to 69 F
Apr Temp65 to 80 F
Jul Temp77 to 90 F
Oct Temp70 to 83 F
Annual Precip49.5 inches
StationTAMPA INTL AP
Distance13.3 miles
Jan Temp52 to 70 F
Apr Temp62 to 81 F
Jul Temp75 to 90 F
Oct Temp68 to 84 F
Annual Precip44.7 inches
StationPARRISH
Distance26.5 miles
Jan Temp49 to 72 F
Apr Temp59 to 81 F
Jul Temp72 to 90 F
Oct Temp65 to 85 F
Annual Precip52 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Gulfport12,222$60,112
Seminole17,906$69,133
South Pasadena5,040$62,500
St. Petersburg253,585$62,168
Treasure Island6,827$95,938

Pinellas Park Public Schools

Richard L. Sanders School
5025 76th Ave N
ZIP: 33781
(727) 547-7728
Other
Total Enrollment 107
Pinellas Park Middle School
6940 70th Ave N
ZIP: 33781
(727) 545-6400
Middle
Total Enrollment 1090
Pinellas Secondary School
8570 66th St N
ZIP: 33781
(727) 549-6550
Other
Total Enrollment 123
Pace Center For Girls
5540 Park Blvd N
ZIP: 33781
(727) 456-1566
Other
Total Enrollment 51
Ese Countywide
6698 68th Ave N Ste D
ZIP: 33781
(727) 547-5900
Other
Total Enrollment 112
Nina Harris Ese Center
6000 70th Ave N
ZIP: 33781
(727) 547-7850
Other
Total Enrollment 224
Pinellas Park Elementary School
7520 52nd St N
ZIP: 33781
(727) 547-7888
Primary
Total Enrollment 562
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Elem
6505 68th St N
ZIP: 33781
(727) 547-7828
Primary
Total Enrollment 616
Pinellas Central Elementary School
10501 58th St N
ZIP: 33782
(727) 547-7853
Primary
Total Enrollment 647
Cross Bayou Elementary School
6886 102nd Ave N
ZIP: 33782
(727) 547-7834
Primary
Total Enrollment 492
Skyview Elementary School
8601 60th St N
ZIP: 33782
(727) 547-7857
Primary
Total Enrollment 672

Pinellas Park Private Schools

Classical Christian School For The Arts
4981 78th Ave N
ZIP: 33781
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 114
Esther's School
6565 78th Ave N
ZIP: 33781
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 67
Morning Star School
4661 80th Ave N
ZIP: 33781
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 33
Creative Learning Center
4970 82nd Ave N
ZIP: 33781
Elementary
Total Enrollment 27
Sacred Heart Interparochial School
7951 46th Way N
ZIP: 33781
Elementary
Total Enrollment 142
American Montessori Academy
7400 62nd Ter N
ZIP: 33781
Elementary
Total Enrollment 7
Center Academy
6710 86th Ave N
ZIP: 33782
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 82
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