Sun City Center, Florida – One of the fastest growing areas in Hillsborough County
Sun City Center is an age restricted town within Hillsborough County which has apartments, townhomes and single family homes. By rule at least one resident of each household must be 55+ and no person under the age of 18 is allowed to reside in a Sun City Center home for a period of more than 30 days. The area is located nearly equal distance between Tampa and Sarasota along the I-75 corridor. The area is growing exponentially, between 1990 and 2000 population increased 96% and between 2000 and 2010 population increased by 18% to an astounding 19,258 residents according to U.S. Census Data.
Many of the residents own golf carts which the town permits to be operated on the streets of Sun City Center as an acceptable form of transportation during daylight hours. You may be asking, why do so many residents have golf carts? The answer is because there is a community center for the entire area and 20 golf courses in the town.