Carrollwood is a community in Hillsborough County. Carrollwood is close to Lake Carroll, White Trout Lake and Lake Ellen, near Tampa. Families and residents looking for homes for rent in Carrollwood have multiple opportunities in the warm community life Carrollwood exudes, found in locations such as Amore's Fresh Slice Pizzeria of Carrollwood, Sweetwater Creek, White Sands Beach and many more.
Interesting Facts About Hillsborough County and Tampa
Hillsborough County was explored by the Spanish in the 16th century.
The county was officially organized and recognized in the 1800s.
Carrollwood is very close to Tampa, meaning that facts about the early history of the city will provide a helpful primer for Carrollwood residents.
The famous singer Ray Charles began his storied career in Tampa.
The Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center is a prominent location in the area.
The Tampa International Airport has been dubbed one of the best airports in the U.S. by Conde Nast Travel.
Resources for Renters
A comprehensive list of the county's government and departments can be found on Hillsborough County's website. The site also provides pages on business and services. All of the pages on the site break down into well-detailed subtopics. For example, the "Business" page is further divided into business incentives, the county's chamber of commerce, the contact information for county commissioners, a page on doing business in the county and many more. Likewise, on the site's page called "Services," there are subtopics on art, county projects, job opportunities, a county calendar, pets and animals, news and announcements, social services, a staff directory, information on voting and frequently asked questions.