A lot of young people have been moving to Tampa. Between 2000 and 2012, the population of 25- to 34-year-olds with a college degree in Tampa Bay grew nearly 41 percent, from 74,341 to 104,532. The city boast some of the most beautiful beaches, busch gardens, and thrilling theme parks. Tampa is also an ideal city for boaters with its great weather, an avid boating community and plenty of coastlines.