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Brandon is largely residential and many of Brandon residents commute to Tampa or the other surrounding cities. Brandon is ideal for this type of commute because of its easy access to two key interstates, I-4 and I-75.

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The Greater Brandon Area, which includes the neighboring eastern Hillsborough county communities of Seffner, Riverview, and Valrico, is a growing area in the Tampa Bay and Central Florida Region.

Brandon is largely residential and many of Brandon's residents commute to Tampa or the other surrounding cities. Brandon is ideal for this type of commute because of its easy access to two key interstates, I-4 and I-75.

Brandon public schools are a part of the Hillsborough County School District, which consists of more than 300 schools spread throughout Hillsborough County.

Business information can be found from the Brandon Chamber of Commerce.

Although still unincorporated, Brandon has grown by leaps and bounds and today could well be considered a major urban area, with an ongoing influx of new public schools, corporate centers, and industries.

Work With Our Award-Winning Brandon Realtors

The award-winning realtors at Eaton Realty can help you find the perfect home to buy in Brandon, FL. We know that searching for a home can be overwhelming. There are so many homes available on the market and you want to make sure you’re getting a fair price.

We help to simplify the process of finding your next home. In fact, we break the process down into three easy steps:

  1. Pre-approval: You’re going to want to know what you can afford before you start looking. There’s nothing more disappointing than falling in love with a home only to find out you can’t afford it. Our team can connect you to a mortgage broker to get you pre-approved for a mortgage.
  2. Search: Once you’ve received a pre-approval letter, your Eaton agent will meet with you to discuss the wants and needs you have for your next home. We’ll use these wants and needs to put together search criteria, so we can find and email you homes that meet your criteria. This will drastically reduce the time you have to spend searching for a home, because we’ll do the searching and filtering for you. If there are homes you like, your agent will work to schedule tours for you.
  3. Close: Our work is far from done after helping you find the perfect home. We’ll continue to provide support and guidance through the closing process. In fact, we’re with you every step of the way until you reach the closing table

Finding a home to buy becomes an easy and painless process with Eaton Realty on your side. Our in-depth market knowledge and extensive negotiation experience also ensures that you get the best price for your new home.

Have questions about buying in Brandon? Ready to start the search for your next home? Click the button below to speak with an experienced real estate agent from our team.

Brandon Housing Market Statistics

Housing Market Data
Median home listing price$389,000
Median home listing price per square foot$226
Median days on the market46
Median rent price$1,334
Owner-occupied housing unit rate54.3%

Brandon Population & Demographic Statistics

Total Population
Total Population114,626
Gender Breakdown
Female51.5%
Male48.5%
Age Breakdown
Under 18 years old19.8%
18 - 64 years old67.1%
65 years old and above13.1%
Household Breakdown
Households43,475
Persons per household2.59
Education Breakdown
High school graduate or higher (Age 25+)91.1%
Bachelor’s degree or higher (Age 25+)32.5%
Economy Breakdown
Median household income$62,953
Population in the labor force (Age 16+)65.5%

Climate & Weather In Brandon

Brandon will be a very comfortable place to live for those who enjoy warm climates and long summers. The average temperature ranges from 51°F to 91°Fthroughout the year. Brandon’s hot season lasts from around May 5th to October 3rd of each year where temperatures average above 88°F. The temperature in Brandon rarely falls below 37°F or rises above 95°F.

Sunny days are not scarce in Brandon. Brandon receives an average of 244 sunny days a year, which is above the national average 205 days. Of course, there are cloudy and rainy days in Brandon. Rainfall occurs throughout the year in Brandon, but the summer months from June to August receive the most rain. Brandon receives an average of 50 inches of rain each year.

Overall, Brandon boasts an enjoyable climate where you can comfortably hit the beach or pool from mid April to late October.

Schools In Brandon

Brandon offers good schools with relatively smaller class sizes, so students can get the most out of their learning experience. The schools in Brandon are listed below along with their score provided by GreatSchools. The GreatSchools scores are based on test scores, college readiness, equity, and student progress.

Elementary Schools In Brandon

SchoolGreat Schools ScoreTypeStudents EnrolledStudents Per Teacher
Brooker Elementary School6/10Public district95714:1
Limona Elementary School5/10Public district63716:1
Mintz Elementary School5/10Public district85314:1
Kingswood Elementary School4/10Public district46115:1
Yates Elementary School4/10Public district69615:1
Schmidt Elementary School3/10Public district
59614:1

Middle Schools In Brandon

SchoolGreat Schools ScoreTypeStudents EnrolledStudents Per Teacher
Burns Middle School6/10Public district131618:1
Mann Middle School2/10Public district95716:1
Mclane Middle School1/10Public district64510:1

High Schools In Brandon

SchoolGreat Schools ScoreTypeStudents EnrolledStudents Per Teacher
Brandon High School3/10Public district187517:1

Things To Do In Brandon, Florida

Brandon offers a quiet suburban lifestyle with access to the larger city of Tampa nearby. There are many things to do both in and around Brandon.

Shop And Dine At Westfield Brandon Mall

Westfield Brandon Mall offers 986,000 square feet of retail space to explore. Stores at the mall include Apple, DSW, Zales Jewelers, Macy’s, and more. You can get a coffee from Starbucks and walk through the mall with your coffee in hand before eating dinner at P.F. Chang’s, The Cheesecake Factory, or any of the mall’s other 29 eating establishments.

Enjoy Free Pizza & Skating At Astro Skating Center

Each week Astro Skating Center offers a free pizza skate night. Free pizza is available for the first hour of skating. The entry cost is $6. You’ll be able to lace up skates and roll around the skate floor after getting your fill of free pizza. You can check the skating center’s website to view the weekly schedule for free pizza skate nights.

Treat Yourself To A Spa Day At Divine Designs Salon Spa

Long week at work? You can relax and unwind with a spa day at Divine Designs Salon & Spa in Brandon. The spa offers massages, facials, steam capsule therapy, and more at very affordable rates. You can book your spa day on Divine Design’s website.

Learn About Prehistoric Creatures At Dinosaur World

Dinosaur World is located just 22 minutes northeast of Brandon in Plant City. It is Central Florida’s premiere dinosaur attraction. The park features life size dinosaur statues, playgrounds, and picnic areas to host a fun and educational day for families. Your kids will love the fossil dig sandbox where they can dig for real fossils and take home their three favorite fossils. Dinosaur World is also a dog friendly park, so your furry companion doesn’t have to be left behind on this trip.

Spend A Night Out In Tampa

Tampa is only a 25 minute drive from Brandon and there’s never a dull moment in Tampa. You can enjoy a performance at the Straz Center For The Performing Arts, catch a sports game, kayak the bay, or dine at some of the finest restaurants in Florida. There’s something for everyone in Tampa and living in Brandon puts you close to all the action.

Nearby Cities

Open to exploring your options outside of Brandon, Florida? There are several great nearby cities worth checking out. Our realtors can expand your house search to find you homes in any of the following cities:

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