BALLAST POINT

A neighborhood that sits just north of MacDill Air Force Base on the west side.

Welcome to Ballast Point

Ballast Point is a neighborhood that sits just north of MacDill Air Force Base on the west side of the Tampa peninsula. You might hear this area referred to as Tampa's "hidden treasure". Ballast Point is full of history going back to the 1800s. From the area, a quick car ride up scenic Bayshore Boulevard takes you right into downtown. Some homes here are more affordable than other South Tampa neighborhoods attracting many families. Ballast Point Park attracts residents young and old with its fishing pier, boat ramp, playground, and splash pad. There are also public facilities here that include a community fitness center. The Taste of Boston is located right on the waterfront at the base of the pier.

Overview for BALLAST POINT, FL

6,021 people live in BALLAST POINT, where the median age is 45 and the average individual income is $59,071. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

6,021

Total Population

45 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$59,071

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for BALLAST POINT, FL

BALLAST POINT has 2,587 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in BALLAST POINT do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 6,021 people call BALLAST POINT home. The population density is 5,188.528 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

6,021

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

45

Median Age

51.84 / 48.16%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
2,587

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$59,071

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in BALLAST POINT, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby BALLAST POINT. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Ballast Point Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Victory Christian Academy
PRIVATE
7th - 9th
No rating available
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