Oldsmar is a small city in Pinellas County, FL, with a population of 13, 591 in 2010. The smaller size of this city makes it a good candidate for those looking for an area with a small town atmosphere, while still providing everything one would expect from a modern town. Oldsmar was founded by Ransom E. Olds in 1913, and then underwent a name change from Oldsmar to Tampa Shores in 1927. The name reverted to Oldsmar a decade later.
One way the town keeps their memories alive is with the Oldsmar Days and Nights, which they hold each year. This is one of the best times to be a resident! The festival has parades, car shows, carnival rides, and more. It’s a time for the entire town to get out and celebrate. They also have a Freedom Fest and an Oktoberfest, which provide more ways for the residents to get out, celebrate, and grow as a community.
The town is well located in relation to other areas that residents might want to visit, including Clearwater and Tampa. Tampa Bay is just to the south, and it is easy for residents to pile up in the car and head to the Gulf of Mexico beaches, which are just a short drive away. Some of the popular beaches close by are Honeymoon Island and Clearwater Beach.
Those who love the sand, the sun, and the great outdoors will always find plenty to enjoy in Oldsmar. In fact, 41% of the city is made of recreational parks and preserves. From fishing to hiking and biking, outdoor enthusiasts can have a great time. Some of the waterfront parks have boat launches, offering easy access to Old Tampa Bay.
Oldsmar is a wonderful, small city for people looking to buy a home in Pinellas county. Many different styles of home are available, and it should not be difficult to find the one that’s right for you.
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