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Ballast Point is a neighborhood located in Tampa, Florida along Hillsborough Bay, a section of the larger Tampa Bay in Hillsborough County. The ZIP code for Ballast Point is 33611. The boundaries are W. Gandy Blvd. to the north, Bayshore Trails Dr. (which is just north of MacDill Air Force Base) to the south, Hillsborough Bay to the east and S. MacDill Ave. to the west. The homes and businesses on the west side of the street of S. MacDill Ave., Gadsden Park on S. MacDill Ave. and the adjacent ELAPP Property which is part of the South Tampa Greenway are also included in Ballast Point.

Ballast Point is an official City of Tampa neighborhood and is primarily a residential area. This mature shady neighborhood lies close to the Hillsborough Bay. Ballast Point is home to a variety of facilities operated by the City of Tampa, including Ballast Point Park, which is at 5300 Interbay Blvd on the bay overlooking downtown Tampa. The park offers fishing on a well-maintained pier and dining at the casual Taste of Boston restaurant. The Joe Abrahams Fitness and Wellness Center is directly next to Ballast Point Park and offers a wide arrange of work-out, martial arts, and yoga classes in addition to a large gym with modern equipment. Gadsden Park at 6901 S. MacDill Ave. is adjacent to MacDill Air Force Base and features baseball fields, a dog park, and a walking trail around a fishing pond. The walking and bicycling paths connect to an expansive greenway that extends beyond the park.

The Ballast Point Neighborhood Association and the City of Tampa Police Neighborhood Watch (crime watch) groups: Ballast Point Neighborhood Watch I, II and III are also prevalent in Ballast Point. Optional membership in the association is $20.00 per year. Neighborhood Watch is a program and service of the City of Tampa Police Department, and this is free for all Ballast Point residents.

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