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A Taste of St. Petersburg, Florida

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT ST. PETERSBURG?

  1. St. Petersburg is a city in Pinellas County, Florida, United States long known as a vacation destination for both American and foreign tourists. As of 2008, the population estimate by the U.S. Census Bureau is 245,314.

  2. With a purported average of some 360 days of sunshine each year, it is nicknamed "The Sunshine City." For that reason, the city has long been a popular retirement destination, especially for those in the United States from colder Northern climates.

  3. The St. Petersburg Pier is a popular tourist attraction. It contains a small aquarium open to the public, retail shopping, adventure activities, and both casual and fine dining restaurants.

  4. St. Petersburg boasts the third largest dedicated public waterfront park system in North America, with a waterfront park system that stretches seven miles and is used year round for public events, festivals and other activities.



Radio Stations:
WFLZ 93.3 FM Tampa, FL Top-40
WLLD 94.1 FM Lakeland, FL Hip Hop
W237CW (WJIS) 95.3 FM Christian Contemporary
WBTP 95.7 FM Clearwater, FL Hip Hop
WPOI 101.5 FM Saint Petersburg, FL Top-40
WSRZ 107.9 FM Coral Cove, FL Oldies
WWBA 820 AM Largo, FL News/Talk
WQYK 1010 AM Seffner, FL Sports
WHBO 1040 AM Pinellas Park, FL Sports
WTIS 1110 AM Tampa, FL Religious
WTMP 1150 AM Egypt Lake, FL Urban Contemporary
WRXB 1590 AM Urban Contemporary

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Demographics of St. Petersburg, Florida

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

71.36%

22.36%

0.31%

2.67%

4.23%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from St. Petersburg, Florida

     
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Businesses in St. Petersburg, Florida


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Bronze Touch -   11010 4th Street North - Saint Petersburg, FL 32129 (727) 577-6221

  2. Da Shop -   3857 Central Avenue - Saint Petersburg, FL 34785 (727) 328-2805

  3. Hair By Ahsile -   844 49th St N., - Saint Petersburg, FL 33710 (866) 574 6450 - (visit website)

  4. Images By Anderson & Co. -  Category: Master Barber&Beauty Salon -  Natural CHair care specialist; Specializing in Locs; starting locs, maainting locs,( palm rolling and interlocking) coloring locs and styling locs; gel twist two strand twist and transitioning from perm to natural hair.   - 945 Central Ave No St. Petersburg, FL (727) 215-9145  - (visit website)

  5. LaBella- The Beautiful One Salon and Boutique -  Category: Hair Salons -  3600 49th St. N. St. Petersburg, Florida (727) 329-8946  - (visit website)

  6. Marsha & Meshalla's Facial and Hair Expressions -   3855 Central Avenue - Saint Petersburg, FL 33713 (727) 251-3091

  7. Sally Beauty Supply -   5095 34th Street South - Saint Petersburg, FL 33711 (727) 864-2177

  8. Sally Beauty Supply -   2010 66th Street N - Saint Petersburg, FL 33710 (727) 347-2713

  9. Shades of Black Hair Studio -   901 16th Street South - Saint Petersburg, FL 33705 (727) 502-0855

  10. Shelly's Braids And Locks -   1924 48th Street S - Saint Petersburg, FL 33711 (727) 323-7554

  11. Simply Natural Braids & Boutique -   1622 Central Avenue - Saint Petersburg, FL 33712 (727) 820-0240

  12. Sister Beauty Supply -   901 16th Street South Suite A - Saint Petersburg, FL 33467 (727) 897-9138

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Cross & Crown -  Category: Greeting Cards -   Cross & Crown is an inspirational greeting card company and online store. Carrying greeting cards for both spiritual and general occasion including some holidays. The company is an online store only with no retail location at this time.   - 2822 - 54th Avenue South, Box 155 St. Petersburg, FL (727) 482-9700  - (visit website)

  2. Mary Alice Barnes Aggie -  Category: Poetry -   Author of poetry and short stories. E-Books can be found on Smashwords.com. Hardback copies can be purchased from the website.   - 1922 55th Ave So. St. Petersburg, FL (727) 612-8772  - (visit website)

  3. S.H.A.D.E.S. of Inspiration -  Category: Motivational -   Strength of Heaven Ambitiously Determined Encouraging Sisters is a group of professional or willing professional women who motivate, inspire and uplift other spiritually inclined professional women. Also find us on http://www.meetup.com/shades.   - PO Box 531876 St. Petersburg, FL (813) 447-2944  - (visit website)

  4. Swiyyah -  Category: Motivational -   Swiyyah Nadirah Muhammad offers mental health motivational speeches to churches, University's, and major organizations,to end the stigma on mental illness. Swiyyah is a published author. Her book is entitled Don't Call Me Crazy! I'm Just in Love and is available at www.swiyyah.com.   - P.O Box 12706 St. Petersburg, FL (727) 776-0291  - (visit website)

  5. The Weekly Challenger -  Category: African American Newspaper -  2500 Ninth Street South, Saint Petersburg, FL, 33705 (813) 896-2922

  6. Tru_Essence Events & Planning -  Category: Events & Planning Services -   Affordable Event Planning & Consulting Services.   - PO Box 531876 St. Petersburg, FL (813) 447-3983  - (visit website)

  7. Tyson Rollins Realtor, SFR -  Category: Realtor -  3401 4h St. N. St. Petersburg, FL 33704 (727) 644-9387  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Buffy's Southern Pit Bar-B-Que -  Category: BBQ -  3911 49th St N St. Petersburg, FL 33704 (727) 522-0088

  2. Chappy's Creole Soul Restaurant -   247 Central Avenue, - St Petersburg, FL 33701-3325 (727) 896-5118

  3. Dirty South Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food -  2924 5th Ave N St. Petersburg, FL 33704 (727) 209-1800

  4. Shirley & Lee's Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food -  1789 34th St S St. Petersburg, FL (727) 328-9467

  5. Tony Mac's BBQ -   Home-Made Award Winning Hot Or Mild BBQ Sauce.  2805 38th Ave N, - St Petersburg, FL 33713 (727) 329-9052

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Martin Luther King Jr Day Parade, St. Petersburg, Floirda.

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Jobs from Indeed


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CHURCHES



  1. Bayboro Church Of God in Christ -   556 MLK Street South, - St Petersburg, FL 33701 (727) 898-8616

  2. Bethel AME Church -   912 3rd Avenue North, St Petersburg, FL 33705-1414 (727) 822-2089

  3. Faith Connection International Church -  We are a ministry of Pat Clarke International Ministries. You will find a church with a mission here. "Faith In Action" is our motto.   - 7901 4th St. N ste 306 St Petersburg, FL (727) 576-0353

  4. Grand Central Progressive Missionary Baptist -  (visit website)

  5. Greater Mount Zion AME -   1045 16th Street South,- St Petersburg - (727) 894-1393 - (visit website)

  6. St Mark Ame Church -   923 9th Avenue South, - St Petersburg, FL 33705-2105 (727) 823-6666

  7. The Upper Room Church of God in Christ -   881 22nd Avenue South,- St Petersburg FL 33705 - (727) 896-7534

  8. Triumph Miracle C.O.G.I.C. -   916 Union Street South,- St Petersburg FL 33712 - (813) 677-2950

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Camel Club -   Form of electronica or hip-hop.   1110 Central Ave., - St. Petersburg, FL 33705 (727) 821-6470

  2. Club 54 -   Beer, Bars, Night clubs, Sports bars   2595 54 Ave North, - St. Petersburg, FL (727) 526-2146

  3. Coconuts Comedy Clubs -   6000 Gulf Blvd., - St. Petersburg, FL 33706 (727) 360-5653 - (visit website)

  4. Dino's Jazz Piano Bar & Grille -  Live Music Club/ Jazz Club   16 2nd Street North, St. Petersburg, FL; Tel. (727) 896-3466

  5. Push Ultra Lounge -   Hip hop, top 40 dance, and house.   128 3rd St. South, - St. Petersburg, FL 33701 (727) 871-7874 - (visit website)

  6. Ringside Café -  Jazz Club/ Local Bar  2742 4th St. North, St. Petersburg, FL; Tel. (727) 894-8465

  7. The Rare Olive -   300 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL; Tel. (727) 822-7273

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Cajun-Zydeco Crawfish Festival
    Held at Vinoy Park - Bayshore Drive NE & 7th Ave. - St. Petersburg, FL 33701 (727) 892-5767

    Celebrate Louisiana culture with the Cajun-Zydeco Crawfish Festival, live bands, dance instruction, arts and crafts, kids activities, and plenty of mouth watering spicy crawfish!


  2. MLK Drum Major For Justice Festival of Bands & Parade
    Held at Tropicana Field - 1 Tropicana Dr., - St. Petersburg Florida 33705 (727) 327-0085

    Renowned marching bands from across the country perform their half-time drill routines in the Festival of Bands honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


  3. Tampa Bay Blues Fesival
    Vinoy Park - 501 5th Av NE - St. Petersburg, FL 33701 - (visit website)

    Three day music festival features spectacular waterfront views and some of the finest blues music in the world.


  4. Tampa Bay Caribbean Carnival
    Vinoy Park - Bayshore Drive NE & 7th Ave. NE, - St. Petersburg, Florida 33701 (727) 522-1263

    A two-day June festival celebrating Caribbean culture.


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