An emerging social and startup scene in St. Petersburg, Clearwater, and Tampa points to the Tampa Bay area being on its way to becoming one of America’s top entrepreneurial hubs. Tampa boasts a low cost of living, accelerators and incubators, and an ambitious downtown redevelopment plan that includes the creation of a world-class innovation hub.
Fort Myers (1 h 53 min/ 126.4 mi)
Ft. Lauderdale (3 h 38 min/ 264.1 mi)
Miami (4 h 15 min/ 281.8 mi)
Orlando (1 h 27 min / 94.6 mi)
Sarasota (58 min /61.0 mi)