CNN Money has ranked Temple Terrace in the Top 10 Small Cities with the Most Affordable Home Prices. Among the 25 small cities CNN Money featured, Temple Terrace ranked number six.
According to CNN Money, the median home price is $75,000 with the median family income at $56, 963. A service of the CNN cable network and Money and Fortune magazines, CNN Money praises the small-town charm of Temple Terrace, with its winding roads and canopy trees.
A recent Tampa Tribune article, which hones in on the CNN Money story, quotes Temple Terrace Mayor Frank Chillura as saying, “We hear people say, ‘Temple Terrace is the best kept secret.’ But we don’t want to keep it secret.”
Temple Terrace became a city in 1925. It is currently home to 25,000 residents.