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Overview

Introduction to St. Petersburg, Florida

Founded in 1876, St. Petersburg is part of the Petersburg-Clearwater metropolitan statistical area.

Access to higher learning is available in St. Petersburg at Eckerd College, a private liberal arts school and at campuses of University of South Florida, a public university, and St. Petersburg College, a local community college.

St. Petersburg weather can be characterized as a year round tropical climate. July and August are the hottest months of the year with average daily temperatures reaching 90 degrees. January is the coolest month, with average daily temperatures of 69 degrees.

St. Petersburg Arts and Entertainment

St. Petersburg has many arts and entertainment attractions. Some of the more significant attractions include:

  • The American Stage.
  • Baywalk (an entertainment and shopping area in downtown St. Pete).
  • The Dr. Carter G Woodson African-American Museum.
  • The Florida Holocaust Museum.
  • The Florida International Museum.
  • Great Explorations, The Children's Museum.
  • The Historic Coliseum Ballroom.
  • The Museum of Fine Arts.
  • The Salvador Dal Museum.
  • The St. Petersburg Museum of History.
  • The Sunken Gardens.
  • The Mahaffey Theater.
  • The Palladium Theater.
  • The Pier (A waterfront landmark).
  • The St. Petersburg Little Theater.
  • The Ted Williams Baseball Museum.
  • Tropicana Field (Home of the Devil Rays).

St. Petersburg's tropical weather make it an ideal home to many outdoor festivals every year. The city hosts more than 1,000 annual events and festivals including American Stage in the Park, the Art Arbor Nature Crafts Festival, the Cajun/Zydeco Crawfish Festival, Earth Day’s Green Thumb Festival and more. These annual ongoing music and art festivals fill the seven-miles of preserved downtown waterfront recreation areas and pack the city's streets and waterfront with seasonal parades. The city is also home to the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, an Indycar series car race.

Residents of St. Petersburg also have easy access to all of the arts and entertainment offerings of Tampa Bay, just across the bay.

For the sports minded, St. Petersburg is home to Major League Baseball's Tampa Bay Devil Rays who play downtown at Tropicana Field. Nearby Tampa Bay is also home to the Arena Football League's (AFL) Tampa Bay Storm, the National Hockey League's (NHL) Tampa Bay Lightning and the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

St Petersburg Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pinellas County
Standard Zip Codes33701, 33702, 33703, 33704, 33705, 33710, 33712, 33713, 33714, 33716, 33730, 33711, 33709, 33715, 33706, 33707, 33708
P.O. Box Zip Codes33731, 33732, 33734, 33737, 33742, 33743, 33747, 33784, 33733, 33736, 33738, 33740, 33741
Company Zip Codes33729
Phone Area Codes727
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude27.77
Approximate Longitude-82.63

St Petersburg 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
Distance2.8 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
Distance16.2 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
Distance22.8 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
Madeira Beach4,343$79,125
Pinellas Park50,946$52,546
South Pasadena5,040$62,500
St. Pete Beach9,528$82,472

St Petersburg Public Schools

Tomlinson Adult Learning Center
296 Mirror Lake Dr N
ZIP: 33701
(727) 893-2723
Other
Pinellas Mycroschool Of Integrated Academics And Technologie
840 Third Ave S
ZIP: 33701
(727) 825-3710
High
Total Enrollment 254
Lynch Elementary School
1901 71st Ave N
ZIP: 33702
(727) 570-3170
Primary
Total Enrollment 677
Shore Acres Elementary School
1800 62nd Ave Ne
ZIP: 33702
(727) 570-3173
Primary
Total Enrollment 708
Sawgrass Lake Elementary School
1815 77th Ave N
ZIP: 33702
(727) 570-3121
Primary
Total Enrollment 691
Meadowlawn Middle School
6050 16th St N
ZIP: 33703
(727) 570-3097
Middle
Total Enrollment 1241
Northeast High School
5500 16th St N
ZIP: 33703
(727) 570-3138
High
Total Enrollment 1872
North Shore Elementary School
200 35th Ave Ne
ZIP: 33704
(727) 893-2181
Primary
Total Enrollment 360
Woodlawn Elementary School
1600 16th St N
ZIP: 33704
(727) 893-1857
Primary
Total Enrollment 365
Lakewood Elementary School
4151 6th St S
ZIP: 33705
(727) 893-2196
Primary
Total Enrollment 488
John Hopkins Middle School
701 16th St S
ZIP: 33705
(727) 893-2400
Middle
Total Enrollment 823
Campbell Park Elementary School
1051 7th Ave S
ZIP: 33705
(727) 893-2650
Primary
Total Enrollment 564
Lakewood High School
1400 54th Ave S
ZIP: 33705
(727) 893-2916
High
Total Enrollment 1188
Extended Transition, South County
1124 Central Ave
ZIP: 33705
(727) 669-1220
High
Lakewood Community
1400 54th Ave S
ZIP: 33705
(727) 893-2955
Other
Bay Vista Fundamental Elementary School
5900 Dr Martin L King St S
ZIP: 33705
(727) 893-2335
Primary
Total Enrollment 646
University Preparatory Academy Charter School
1701 10th St S
ZIP: 33705
(727) 588-6209
Primary
Total Enrollment 432
Bear Creek Elementary School
350 61st St S
ZIP: 33707
(727) 893-2332
Primary
Total Enrollment 334
Seventy-fourth St. Elementary
3801 74th St N
ZIP: 33709
(727) 893-2120
Primary
Total Enrollment 577
Blanton Elementary School
6400 54th Ave N
ZIP: 33709
(727) 547-7820
Primary
Total Enrollment 503
Tyrone Middle School
6421 22nd Ave N
ZIP: 33710
(727) 893-1819
Middle
Total Enrollment 804
Azalea Elementary School
1680 74th St N
ZIP: 33710
(727) 893-2187
Primary
Total Enrollment 547
Azalea Middle School
7855 22nd Ave N
ZIP: 33710
(727) 893-2606
Middle
Total Enrollment 992
Mavericks In Education South
4901 Central Ave
ZIP: 33710
(727) 216-7757
St. Petersburg Collegiate High School
6605 5th Ave N
ZIP: 33710
(727) 341-4610
High
Total Enrollment 241
Westgate Elementary School
3560 58th St N
ZIP: 33710
(727) 893-2144
Primary
Total Enrollment 613
Pasadena Fundamental Elementary School
95 72nd St N
ZIP: 33710
(727) 893-2646
Primary
Total Enrollment 463
Northwest Elementary School
5601 22nd Ave N
ZIP: 33710
(727) 893-2147
Primary
Total Enrollment 613
Extended Transition At Ptec St. Petersburg
901 34th St S
ZIP: 33711
(727) 588-6032
High
Thurgood Marshall Fundamental
3901 22nd Ave S
ZIP: 33711
(727) 522-1737
Middle
Total Enrollment 905
Douglas L. Jamerson Jr. Elementary
1200 37th St S
ZIP: 33711
(727) 552-1703
Primary
Total Enrollment 574
Extended Transition At Ptec Clearwater
901 34th St S
ZIP: 33711
(727) 588-6032
High
Fairmount Park Elementary School
575 41st St S
ZIP: 33711
(727) 893-2132
Primary
Total Enrollment 650
Gibbs High School
850 34th St S
ZIP: 33711
(727) 893-5452
High
Total Enrollment 1348
Pinellas Technical College - St Petersburg
901 34th St S
ZIP: 33711
(727) 893-2500
Other
Maximo Elementary School
4850 31st St S
ZIP: 33712
(727) 893-2191
Primary
Total Enrollment 457
Perkins Elementary School
2205 18th Ave S
ZIP: 33712
(727) 893-2117
Primary
Total Enrollment 587
Lakeview Fundamental Elementary
2229 25th St S
ZIP: 33712
(727) 893-2139
Primary
Total Enrollment 347
Bay Point Middle School
2151 62nd Ave S
ZIP: 33712
(727) 724-1442
Middle
Total Enrollment 918
James B. Sanderlin Pk-8
2350 22nd Ave S
ZIP: 33712
(727) 552-1700
Primary
Total Enrollment 585
Melrose Elementary School
1752 13th Ave S
ZIP: 33712
(727) 893-2175
Primary
Total Enrollment 436
Bay Point Elementary School
5800 22nd St S
ZIP: 33712
(727) 552-1449
Primary
Total Enrollment 640
Alfred Adler Elementary School
4401 38th Ave N
ZIP: 33713
(727) 329-9545
Primary
Total Enrollment 93
Imagine Middle School
1950 1st Ave N
ZIP: 33713
(727) 821-7100
Imagine Charter School
1950 1st Ave N
ZIP: 33713
(727) 821-7100
Mount Vernon Elementary School
4629 13th Ave N
ZIP: 33713
(727) 893-1815
Primary
Total Enrollment 500
St. Petersburg High School
2501 5th Ave N
ZIP: 33713
(727) 893-1842
High
Total Enrollment 2195
Windsor Preparatory Academy
5175 45th St N
ZIP: 33714
(727) 475-1297
Primary
Total Enrollment 558
John M. Sexton Elementary School
1997 54th Ave N
ZIP: 33714
(727) 570-3400
Primary
Total Enrollment 685
New Heights Elementary School
3901 37th St N
ZIP: 33714
(727) 893-2135
Primary
Total Enrollment 842
Northeast Community
1717 54th Ave N
ZIP: 33714
(727) 570-3193
Other
Lealman Intermediate
4900 28th St N
ZIP: 33714
(727) 528-5802
Middle
Total Enrollment 370
Lealman Avenue Elementary School
4001 58th Ave N
ZIP: 33714
(727) 570-3020
Primary
Total Enrollment 508

St Petersburg Private Schools

Holy Family Catholic School
250 78th Ave Ne
ZIP: 33702
Elementary
Total Enrollment 183
The Canterbury School Of Florida
990 62nd Ave Ne
ZIP: 33702
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 374
St Petersburg Christian School
2021 62nd Ave N
ZIP: 33702
Elementary
Total Enrollment 452
Liberty Christian School
9401 4th St N
ZIP: 33702
Elementary
Total Enrollment 61
Shorecrest Preparatory School
5101 1st St Ne
ZIP: 33703
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 932
Lutheran Church Of The Cross Day School
4400 Chancellor St Ne
ZIP: 33703
Elementary
Total Enrollment 312
St Paul Catholic School
1900 12th St N
ZIP: 33704
Elementary
Total Enrollment 284
St Raphael Catholic School
1376 Snell Isle Blvd Ne
ZIP: 33704
Elementary
Total Enrollment 218
Our Savior Lutheran School
5843 4th Ave S
ZIP: 33707
Elementary
Total Enrollment 146
Gulfcoast Sda Elementary School
6001 7th Ave S
ZIP: 33707
Elementary
Total Enrollment 24
Keswick Christian School
10101 54th Ave N
ZIP: 33708
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 408
Northside Christian School
7777 62nd Ave N
ZIP: 33709
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 563
Community Christian School Of Five Oaks
7900 22nd Ave N
ZIP: 33710
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 26
Gulf Coast Christian School
6355 38th Ave N
ZIP: 33710
Elementary
Total Enrollment 71
Admiral Farragut Academy
501 Park St N
ZIP: 33710
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 369
St Petersburg Catholic High School
6333 9th Ave N
ZIP: 33710
Secondary
Total Enrollment 462
St Jude Cathedral School
600 58th St N
ZIP: 33710
Elementary
Total Enrollment 289
Southside Parent/child Development Center
3624 Queensboro Ave S
ZIP: 33711
Elementary
Total Enrollment 78
Elim Junior Academy & Child Development Center
4824 2nd Ave S
ZIP: 33711
Elementary
Total Enrollment 16
The Academy
820 20th St S
ZIP: 33712
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 14
Academy Prep Center Of St Petersburg
2301 22nd Ave S
ZIP: 33712
Elementary
Total Enrollment 91
Yvonne C Reed Christian Academy
955 20th St S
ZIP: 33712
Elementary
Total Enrollment 88
The School Of The Immaculata
4265 13th Ave N Bldg 2
ZIP: 33713
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 106
Young Achievers Learning Center
3449 13th Ave N
ZIP: 33713
Elementary
Total Enrollment 7
Brighton Preparatory School
4355 Central Ave
ZIP: 33713
Elementary
Total Enrollment 22
New Creation Academy
3712 48th Ave N
ZIP: 33714
Elementary
Total Enrollment 11
Broach School
4500 43rd St N
ZIP: 33714
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 64
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