Set in Hillsborough County, Florida, Ruskin is a census designated place (CDP) with a population of 17,000. The community was founded in 1908 by John Ruskin, an English social reformist and writer. Nestled on the Little Manatee River, Ruskin is the setting for a new Amazon warehouse, set to potentially create 3,000 new jobs by 2016. Ruskin is just off U.S. 41, approximately 20 miles from Tampa and 15 miles from St. Petersburg.
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Enjoy low housing prices! In 2011, the average condo or house value was $123,466. The average gross rent was $786 in 2012. Riverside Golf Course Community and Cypress Creek Golf Club offer residential areas suitable for golfing lifestyle enthusiasts. Addison Manor, Ruskin Colony Estates and Little Manatee Heights are some of the popular subdivisions in Ruskin that have houses and apartments for rent and for sale.
Immerse yourself in history and culture! There are numerous buildings and areas listed on the National Register of Historic Places that are located in and near Ruskin. Tour the A.P. Dickman House, the Firehouse Cultural Center and Cockroach Key, and an ancient Indian burial mound site. Tour the George Miller House, the Ruskin Colony Utopian Socialist site and the old Ruskin Drive-In Theatre.
Take advantage of low real estate property taxes! In 2012, the median real estate property tax for housing units with a mortgage was $2,108 and without a mortgage, $1,184. Some of the town's shopping centers have residential districts nearby, including Flamingo Plaza and Sun City Center Plaza. Careful research may garner a would-be homeowner a rent to own dwelling, but most homes are sold with traditional, FHA or VA mortgages.
Go camping, swimming or searching for fossils! Visit Leisey Shell Pits, one of the largest ice-age fossil deposits in the world, with thousands of bones representing hundreds of Ice Age mammals. Head over to Gilberts Camp Sites or Little Manatee River for a fun day outdoors. Those who love the beach will enjoy residential areas like Bahia Beach, Bahia Lake Estates, Bahia Beach Townhomes, Bahia Lakes Preserve and Bahia Del Sol Condo. The Resort and Club at Little Harbor are located on Bahia Beach - stop by Sunset Grill or go fishing on the pier.
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