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Grant Park is a larger neighborhood located east of downtown Tampa, Florida. Homes in Grant Park are mostly single-family units with a large difference in values depending upon the location. Some homes are valued at less than $40,000 where the average home is priced in the $90,000 price range. Grant Park is just south of East Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and north of Interstate 4.
The Grant Park neighborhood is ideally situated near a host of local water-related activities. Just to the southeast is East Lake Park, and McKay Bay is southwest of the Grant Park community. Nearby communities include Southeast Seminole Heights to the west and to the northwest is Woodland Terrace.
Grant Park sits in the middle between the University of Tampa, which is to the southwest, and the Tampa Executive Airport to the northeast. Its location makes it a convenient community to access everything downtown Tampa offer.
The Grant Park neighborhood is racially diverse, and has a large African-American population. Nearby schools include Oak Park, James, and Kenly Elementary schools. Magnet schools near Grant Park include Franklin Middle and Williams Middle schools. Pepin Middle School is just northwest of the neighborhood.
Local public offerings include Ybor City Museum State Park, The Florida Aquarium, and Cyrus Greene Park Pool. There are many other public parks located throughout the Tampa area including Al Lopez Park where families can enjoy picnicking, jogging, the playground area, and hiking trails. A dog park is also available – all within a short driving distance of Grant Park.
The Grant Park neighborhood has many shopping choices available in the area. Target and Sears are both nearby, along with Channelside Bay Mall and East Gate Shopping Center. Grant Park is conveniently located near downtown Tampa where residents can take advantage of the local events, nightlife, and the many public services available.