South Pasadena

South Pasadena Sunset

South Pasadena is a small, quiet Florida Gulf coast community nestled conveniently between southwest St. Petersburg and the southern beaches of Pinellas County. South Pasadena‘s location, just moments from beautiful white sand Gulf beaches, excellent shopping, medical facilities and nearby cultural and sports events, make South Pasadena a unique City.

South Pasadena, is located in Pinellas County, is 3 miles W of St Petersburg, Florida and 21 miles SW of Tampa, Florida. The city is considered part of the TampaSaint PetersburgClearwater metropolitan area.South Pasadena has a population of 5,778.

South Pasadena History

South Pasadena Marina

In 1874, South Pasadena was a part of the San Gabriel-Orange Grove Association. In 1875, some members of the association named the area Pasadena, and the people residing in the southern part of Pasadena began referring to themselves as South Pasadenans. On March 2, 1888, South Pasadena was officially incorporated with a population of about 500.

South Pasadena and nearby Attractions

  • St. Petersburg Museum of History
  • St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts
  • Gamble Plantation State Historic Site
  • Fort De Soto Park
  • Pier Aquarium
  • South Beach

Things To Do In South Pasadena

The St. Petersburg Museum of History offers insight into the history of St. Petersburg and the state of Florida. The Egmont Key State Park offers opportunities for swimming, boating, fishing, hiking and picnicking, while the nearby Clearwater Marine Aquarium is accessible from South Pasadena as well.

 

 

DINING OUT IN AND AROUND SOUTH PASADENA

Pints and Pastimes
5905 Gulf Blvd, St Pete Beach, FL 33706-3709   Wonderful British pub on St Pete Beach, food was out of this world, piping hot and fresh, we sat outside on…

Backfin Blue Cafe
2913 Beach Blvd. S.Gulfport, FL 33707-5547

La Cote Basque Winehouse
3104 Beach Blvd. S.Gulfport, FL 33707

Casa Cortez
3128 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707

Six Tables
2937 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, Florida

Java Jane’s
2908 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707

Leaky Tiki Hut
3054 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707

Blind Pass Resort
7901 Blind Pass Rd. St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-1607

Sunset Vista Park
Gulf Boulevard and West Gulf Boulevard Treasure Island, FL
Caprice
6950 Beach Plaza St, St Pete Beach, FL 33706

6200 Gulf Boulevard, Saint Petersburg, FL 33706

10300 Gulf Blvd., Treasure Island, FL 33706
Trails End Resort Motel
11500 Gulf Boulevard, Treasure Island, Florida
Coral Reef Beach Resort
5800 Gulf Blvd, Saint Petersburg, FL 33706
Madeira Beach
5400 95th Street North, St. Petersburg FL 33708

South Pasadena Transportation
Flights are available from St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport.

South Pasadena Higher Education

Hillsborough Community College, the University of Tampa, ManateeCommunity College and the University of South Florida are some of the nearby colleges and universities.

Banks with branches in South Pasadena:

  • Intervest National Bank: Gulfport Boulevard Branch at 6750 Gulfport Boulevard South, branch established on 11/17/1997. Info updated 11/03/2006: Bank assets: $2,087.7 mil, Deposits:$1,844.8 mil, headquarters in New York, NY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Intervest Bancshares Corporation
  • Regions Bank: South Pasadena Branch at 6800 Gulfport Boulevard South, branch established on 08/01/1934. Info updated 02/09/2009: Bank assets: $129,067.7 mil, Deposits: $99,803.3 mil, headquarters inBirmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1784 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: South Pasadena Branch at 985 Pasadena Avenue South, branch established on 07/27/1987. Info updated 11/18/2009: Bank assets: $1,489,198.0 mil, Deposits:$1,021,724.0 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5991 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Pasadena Branch at 1101 Pasadena Avenue South, branch established on 11/22/1977. Info updated 12/01/2010: Bank assets: $1,070,489.0 mil, Deposits:$811,027.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6537 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Hospitals/Medical centers near South Pasadena:

  • 9 miles: PINELLAS PARK (PARK BLVD. AT U.S. 19) – Bus Station Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: CLEARWATER (20967 U.S. 19) – Bus Station

Notable location: Saint Petersburg Beach Public Library

Shopping Center: Dolphin Village Shopping Center

Churches near South Pasadena include: Pass-A-Grille Beach Community Church Saint Albans Episcopal Church Parks in St. Pete Beach include: Saint Petersburg County Park, Boca CiegaBay Aquatic Preserve

Beaches: Pass-a-Grille Beach and Lido Beach

Colleges/Universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Pasadena:

  • Eckerd College (about 7 miles; Saint Petersburg, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,132)
  • University of South Florida-St. Petersburg Campus (about 9 miles; St. Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,227)
  • St Petersburg College (about 10 miles; Clearwater, FL; FT enrollment:9,555)
  • Hillsborough Community College (about 23 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 11,277)
  • The University of Tampa (about 23 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment:5,429)
  • State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota (about 26 miles; Bradenton, FL;FT enrollment: 5,673)
  • University of South Florida-Main Campus (about 30 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 27,329

Strongest AM radio stations in Madeira Beach

  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF
  • ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WWBA (1040 AM; 4 kW; PINELLAS PARK, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS OF TAMPA BAY, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHNZ 1250 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.
  • WTIS 1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: WTIS-AM, INC.
  • WGUL 860 AM; 5 kW; DUNEDIN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.
  • WQYK 1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA
  • WDAE 620 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.
  • WTAN 1340 AM; 1 kW; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: WAGENVOORD ADVERTISTING GROUP, INC.
  • WLVU 1470 AM; 5 kW; DUNEDIN, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS OF TAMPA BAY, INC.
  • WXYB 1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; INDIAN ROCKS BEACH, FL; Owner: ASA BROADCASTING, INC
  • WWMI 1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.
  • WTMP (1150 AM; 10 kW; EGYPT LAKE, FL; Owner: TAMPA BROADCASTING, LTD.

Strongest FM radio stations in Madeira Beach

  • WYUU 92.5 FM; SAFETY HARBOR, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.
  • WXTB 97.9 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.
  • WBBY 107.3 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.
  • WRBQ-FM 104.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.
  • WSSR 95.7 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.
  • WDUV 105.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.
  • WSUN-FM 97.1 FM;HOLIDAY, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC
  • WPOI 101.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.
  • WWRM 94.9 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WLLD 98.7 FM; HOLMES BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC
  • WFLZ-FM 93.3 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.
  • WMTX 100.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.
  • WQYK-FM 99.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF FLORIDA
  • WTBT 103.5 FM; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.
  • WHPT 102.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.
  • WUSF 89.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF S. FLORIDA
  • WSJT 94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.
  • WBVM 90.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: BISHOP OF THE DIOCESE/
  • ST. PETERSBURG
  • WFTI-FM 91.7 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.
  • WYFE 88.9 FM; TARPON SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.

TV broadcast stations around Madeira Beach:

  • W33CC Channel 33; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.
  • WMOR-LP Channel 63; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY
  • WTSP Channel 10; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.
  • W36CO Channel 36; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner:TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK
  • W61AI Channel 61; ROCK HARBOR, FL; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
  • WEDU Channel 3; TAMPA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA WEST COAST PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.
  • WARP-CA Channel 20; TAMPAST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: SUNSHINE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.
  • WXAX-LP Channel 26; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORP.
  • WTOG (Channel 44; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.
  • WFLA-TV Channel 8; TAMPA, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
  • WFTS-TV Channel 28; TAMPA, FL; Owner:TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.
  • WXPX Channel 66; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATION LICENSE COMPANY, LLC
  • WUSF-TV Channel 16; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA)
  • WTTA Channel 38; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: BAY TELEVISION, INC.
  • WFTT Channel 50; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA TAMPA LLC
  • W48AY Channel 48; OLDSMAR, FL; Owner: AMKA BROADCAST NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTVT Channel 13; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TVT LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCLF Channel 22; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.
  • WTAM-LP Channel 6; TAMPA, FL; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.
  • WPDS-LP (Channel 14; LARGO, ETC., FL; Owner: PINELLAS COUNTY SCHOOLS
  • WRMD-LP Channel 57; TAMPA, FL; Owner: ZGS TELEVISION OF TAMPA, INC.)
  • WSPF-CA Channel 35; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CITY OF
  • ST. PETERSBURG
  • WSVT-LP Channel 18; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.
  • WVEA-LP Channel 61;TAMPA, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC
  • WWSB Channel 40; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCAST CORPORATION OF SARASOTA
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