Why Westshore

Tampa’s Westshore District is the center of activity not only in the Tampa Bay region, but also on Florida’s West Coast.

By the Numbers

Business in the District


with more than 25 projects planned or underway, private investment in Westshore tops $1 billion.

15.5M SF
Commercial Office Space

Q4 2023 overall vacancy rate: 14%

Q4 2023 overall asking rent: $32.50
(average, all classes)


Westshore captures more than 40 percent of Tampa’s tech office leasing.


Tampa Bay’s largest employment center with more than 6,500 businesses and major employers.

The Big Companies We Keep

Major Westshore Employers

Easy In. Easy Out.

Getting Around

  • Tampa International Airport

    Tampa International Airport (TPA) is located in the heart of Westshore and is consistently rated one of the best airports in the United States.

    TPA offers:

    • 93 non-stop destinations, including many international flights

    • 292 average daily departures service from 20+ airline carriers and three dedicated cargo carriers

    • 40+ restaurants, 40+ shops, five parking options, two private jet terminals and on-site rental car facility with people mover connection to the main terminal


    Not only is public transportation in Westshore convenient, but Tampa Bay Area residents who use it to commute to work may be entitled to a substantial transit tax benefit. That is why HART and TBARTA are great options for locals and visitors alike. Commute options include busing, carpool, vanpool, walk bike and teleworking.

  • District Boundaries

    There is so much to do in Tampa’s Westshore District, and so much planned for the future. Discover major development plans, learn about transportation projects, and explore Westshore’s world-class amenities via our interactive map.