Overview

Introduction to South Pasadena, Florida

South Pasadena, Florida, in Pinellas county, is 3 miles W of St Petersburg, Florida and 21 miles SW of Tampa, Florida. The city is considered part of the Tampa-Saint Petersburg-Clearwater metropolitan area. 

South Pasadena History

In 1874, South Pasadena was a part of the San Gabriel-Orange Grove Association. In 1875, some members of the association named the area Pasadena, and the people residing in the southern part of Pasadena began referring to themselves as South Pasadenans. On March 2, 1888, South Pasadena was officially incorporated with a population of about 500.

South Pasadena and Nearby Attractions

  • St. Petersburg Museum of History.
  • Gamble Plantation State Historic Site.
  • Fort De Soto Park.
  • Pier Aquarium.
  • South Beach.

Things To Do In South Pasadena

The St. Petersburg Museum of History offers insight into the history of St. Petersburg and the state of Florida. The Egmont Key State Park offers opportunities for swimming, boating, fishing, hiking and picnicking, while the nearby Clearwater Marine Aquarium is accessible from South Pasadena as well.

South Pasadena Transportation

Flights are available from St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport.

South Pasadena Higher Education

Hillsborough Community College, the University of Tampa, Manatee Community College and the University of South Florida are some of the nearby colleges and universities.

Demographics

People

Total Population5,071
Male Share of the Population44.2%
Female Share of the Population55.8%
Senior Citizens58%
Employed Population 16+1,477
Age of the Population69

Families

% of people married30.7%
Average household size1

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher62.2%
Median Earnings25+$32,005
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,729
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,239

Wealth

Median Family Income$56,519
% Above Poverty Level87.5%
% Below Poverty Level12.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home5.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.3%
% Using Public Transportation1.6%

Housing

People Living Alone65.9%
Median Gross Rent$1,011
Median House Value$167,600

Ancestry

Irish14.8%
English14%
Italian11%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.9%
Polish4.2%
French Except Basque4.1%
Scottish3.6%
Dutch2.6%
Greek2.5%
Hungarian1.7%
Russian1.4%
Canadian1.3%
Czech1.2%
Welsh1.1%
Ukrainian1%
Swedish1%
Lithuanian0.8%
Danishn0.7%
Serbian0.5%
Latvian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Finnish0.2%
Cypriot0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Arab0.2%
Maltese0.1%
German0.1%
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South Pasadena Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyPinellas County
Standard Zip Codes33707
Phone Area Codes727
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude27.76
Approximate Longitude-82.73

South Pasadena 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
Distance6.4 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
Distance19.3 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
Distance25.6 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
Gulfport12,280$64,659
Madeira Beach4,284$81,944
St. Pete Beach9,572$91,771
St. Petersburg259,041$70,431
Treasure Island6,875$107,039
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