According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Odessa, lies entirely in Pasco County and covers an area of about 5.5 square miles. The city of Odessa mailing area does however extend into Hillsborough County.
Like Lutz, Odessa has maintained its rural feel with winding roads, and dense woodland areas. Odessa is sprinkled throughout with gated communities as well as individual farms and homes. Odessa residents can enjoy all the amenities that Tampa Bay has to offer with easy access to major highways and interstates while still living in a rural setting.
If you’d like to live in a peaceful more rural setting and don’t mind a little longer drive to get to all the amenities Tampa has to offer, Odessa may be just right for you!