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Carrollwood South is a quaint community located within the Carrollwood Subdivision. This planned community is ideally situated in northwest Hillsborough County, Florida covering the 33618 and 33624 zip codes. The Carrollwood Subdivision began development during the 1960s and is known as being one of the very first planned communities within Florida, and the first within Hillsborough County.
Many of the homes in the Carrollwood South community are single-family homes within the $200,000 price range. Both single- and two-story homes can be seen lining the scenic community with large oak trees and a variety of palm trees. Rental homes average $1,000 or more depending upon their size. Because there are many aspects to the entire Carrollwood community, home prices and demographics can change dramatically according to the neighborhood you visit.
The ideal location of Carrollwood South makes it a sought-after community in suburban Tampa. Nearby are many shopping facilities including Main Street Shopping Center and Cascades of Carrollwood Shopping Center. Area schools include Essrig and Carrollwood Elementary schools, Ben Hill Middle School, and Chamberlain High School.
For water and/or boating enthusiasts, Carrollwood South is not far from Lake Carroll, Lake Lipsey, Boat Lake, White Trout Lake, and Lake Ellen. Nearby parks include Carrollwood Park, Cooper Park, Habana Park, and a popular hot spot – White Sands Beach.
Southeast of Carrollwood is 18-hole Rogers Park Golf Course, just 20 minutes from downtown Tampa. For a round of golf closer to home, Emerald Greens is only a few miles northwest of the community. Babe Zaharias or as the locals call it “The Babe,” is a smaller golf course opened in 1926, but is one of the of the closet to the Carrollwood community.
The city of Tampa is packed with many activities, events, and family attractions that are close to Carrollwood South. Places of interest include Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo and the University of South Florida. Local libraries easily found near Carrollwood South include the North Tampa Branch Library and the main Tampa Library.