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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    A+
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B+
Carrollwood is a suburb of Tampa with a population of 34,747. Carrollwood is in Hillsborough County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Carrollwood offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Carrollwood there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Carrollwood and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Carrollwood are above average.
About Carrollwood...
Population
34,747

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$211,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,091
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%
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Carrollwood Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    283
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500
  • Theft
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%

Working in Carrollwood

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$66,441
National
$55,322
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Carrollwood Reviews

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I love Carrollwood! It’s clean, safe, and yet busy enough to feel part of the city. The crime in this area is minimal, and it is very diversified. Everything is close by; the grocery store, Walmart, fast food, nice restaurants, the mall, and even a movie theater! Great family environment!
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Carrollwood is a safe, low-crime area. There are plenty of accommodations for any one to enjoy whether you like sports, movies, outdoor activities or shopping. Everything is within driving distance as well, you won't be wasting your day driving to the event which allows more time to enjoy it!
Carroll wood will always be home to me. It's safe, it's clean, it's beautiful, it's home! I've lived here my entire life and have never had a problem.