Odessa is a municipality situated in the Tampa - St. Petersburg metropolitan area, which is part of Florida, United States.
Odessa is very quiet, as the streets are generally very tranquil. Parks are distributed sparsely, which results in them being rather challenging to access from most locations in this municipality. Still, there are about 10 green spaces nearby for residents to explore, such as Indian Mounds Park and Starkey Wilderness Preserve.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Odessa is an important part of its character. The properties in this municipality are very modern, because roughly one third of its dwellings were constructed since the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This municipality offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 90% of the population of this municipality own their home while renters make up the remainder.
It can be very difficult to reach high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from homes for sale in Odessa. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Concerning food, in all but a very small number of cases, a car is needed in Odessa to reach the nearest grocery store.
Odessa is an extraordinarily convenient part of the Tampa - St. Petersburg metropolitan area for traveling by car. It is very easy to find a parking spot. However, traveling on foot is not very convenient for house buyers in Odessa because running daily errands is very difficult.