A serene mix of suburban comfort and rural charm, offering a luxurious escape with endless possibilities.

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Welcome to Odessa

Odessa is a picturesque community that effortlessly combines the appeal of suburban living with the allure of the countryside. Set in the Keystone-Odessa region, this area is known for its breathtaking 434-acre crown jewel, Lake Keystone, which sets the backdrop for a lifestyle that is both tranquil and affluent. Odessa’s diverse landscape offers everything from planned unit subdivisions with townhomes and single-family homes to intimate gated communities, sprawling lakefront properties, and pastoral farms and horse estates, catering to a wide array of preferences and budgets.
Residents of Odessa enjoy the luxury of living in a community that maintains a safe and friendly atmosphere, with the added benefit of great schools and a strong sense of belonging. The area's strategic location offers convenient access to major highways, Tampa International Airport, and the central amenities of Tampa, allowing for an incredible quality of life that's just a stone's throw from the city's hustle and bustle. Whether you're drawn to the serenity of rural living or the convenience of suburban life, Odessa provides an idyllic setting to call home.

What to Love

  • Diverse living options: From chic townhomes to expansive lakefront estates and rustic farms.
  • Lake Keystone: A natural paradise for water enthusiasts and nature lovers.
  • Community and education: A safe, friendly atmosphere with access to excellent schools.
  • Convenience: Proximity to highways, the airport, and Tampa's central amenities.
  • Rural charm with suburban benefits: Enjoy the best of both worlds in Odessa.

Local Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Odessa is characterized by its peaceful, laid-back atmosphere combined with the luxury and convenience of suburban living. Residents take pride in their community, with many opportunities to engage in outdoor activities, such as boating on Lake Keystone, exploring the Upper Tampa Bay Trail, or enjoying family time at the local parks. The blend of suburban and rural areas within Odessa allows for a unique living experience where one can enjoy the tranquility of country life while still having access to modern conveniences and community events. It's a place where the days are as fulfilling as they are serene, making it an ideal setting for those seeking a quality of life that's second to none.

Dining and Shopping

Odessa may offer a peaceful escape from the city, but it does not lack in dining and shopping experiences. Starkey Market is a local favorite, providing residents with fresh produce, gourmet foods, and a quaint café experience right within their neighborhood. For those looking to enjoy a crafted brew, Big Storm Brewing Co. in Odessa offers a unique local beer selection in a relaxed setting, perfect for social gatherings or a casual night out.
The area’s close proximity to Tampa means that residents also have easy access to a wider array of shopping and dining options. From high-end restaurants to unique boutiques and large shopping malls, everything is within reach, ensuring that the residents of Odessa can enjoy the best of both worlds: the tranquility of their community and the luxury and convenience of city living.

Things to Do

Odessa is filled with opportunities for recreation and leisure, making it an exciting place to live for people of all ages. Starkey Ranch District Park and Keystone Park & Recreation Center offer extensive facilities for sports, outdoor activities, and events, making them popular destinations for families and fitness enthusiasts. For those interested in experiencing Florida's natural beauty, the Upper Tampa Bay Trail and the Suncoast Trailhead provide miles of scenic routes for biking, hiking, and wildlife observation.
Moreover, unique attractions like Old McMicky's Farm and Golden Spirit Alpaca Ranch offer fun and educational experiences that are perfect for family outings, providing a glimpse into the agricultural and pastoral aspects of the area. Whether you're looking to connect with nature, enjoy local produce and crafts, or participate in community events, Odessa has something special to offer.


Education is a cornerstone of the Odessa community, with a range of excellent schools serving the area. Starkey Ranch K-8 School, for instance, represents the commitment to quality education and community involvement, offering a comprehensive curriculum and a supportive learning environment for its students.

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