Davis Islands (Tampa)

Davis Islands (Tampa)

Davis Islands is a Tampa neighborhood and archipelago on two islands in Hillsborough County, Florida. Its proximity to Downtown Tampa and its views of the Port of Tampa have made it a popular area to live. The area's population was 5,436 at the 2000 census.

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