There are many things to love about living in Hillsborough County. This well-established and developed area is perfect for busy families, business focused professionals, and young socialites alike. While Hillsborough County is still a very large county, it originally included the areas that have now become Pinellas, Polk, Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte, DeSoto, and Hardee counties as well. Whether you’re drawn to the area for its various activities, schools, sports, night life, or business, you are sure to find exactly what you are looking for in Hillsborough County. From the sandy shores of Apollo Beach to the horse stables of Odessa, the numerous neighborhoods of Hillsborough County are as diverse as the 1.4 million residents who live here.