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Indian Shores
Pinellas County, Florida


Page Contents for Indian Shores, Florida

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.


Statistics & Facts

The Florida state capital is Tallahassee.
The population of Indian Shores is approximately 1,792 (2004), 1420 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 989 (2000), 810 (2010).
The amount of land area in Indian Shores is 0.867 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 1.583 sq kilometers.
The distance from Indian Shores to Washington DC is 837 miles.
The distance to the Florida state capital is 199 miles. (as the crow flies)
Indian Shores is positioned 27.85 degrees north of the equator and 82.84 degrees west of the prime meridian.


on the Gulf of Mexico south of Clearwater in the Tampa - St. Petersburg area.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Indian Shores.

The history page includes an interesting Indian legend on how the area was discovered and named. The original name at the time of incorporation was Indian Rocks Beach, South Shore. The name was changed August 14, 1973 to Indian Shores.
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The incorporation of Indian Shores

16 September 1949


Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary
18328 Gulf Boulevard
Indian Shores, Florida 33785
Phone: (727) 391-6211
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Indian Shores City Government

Town of Indian Shores
19305 Gulf Blvd.
Indian Shores, FL 33785
Phone: 727-595-4020
Fax: 727-596-0050

Indian Shores Chamber

Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber of Commerce

Indian Shores Organizations

Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber of Commerce Indian Shores


The population of Indian Shores was:
1990 - 1,405
2000 - 1,705
2004 - 1,792
The population grows to more than 5,000 during the winter when many temporary residents live here.

The number of housing units was:
2000 - 989

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