Pasco County

Pasco County is located in Central West Florida north of Tampa Bay bordering the Gulf of Mexico and Hernando, Sumter, Polk, Pinellas and Hillsborough Counties. 

Pasco County was established in 1887 from a portion of Hernando County and named for Samuel Pasco of Monticello, speaker of the Florida House of Representatives at the time the county was created and later a U.S. Senator. 

Pasco County Florida Image Map
Population - 2000
344,768
Population - 2010
464,697
Population - 2015 Est
487,588
Land Area (sq mi)
747
Water Area (sq mi)
122
Total Area (sq mi)
878
Average Rainfall
55
Temperature - Average High
81
Temperature - Average Low
60

Official Listings

Pasco County School District is headquartered in Land O’ Lakes, Florida. As of recent, there are 84 public schools located in the county, including 4 educational centers, 1 eschool and 6 charter schools.

Achieve Center at Richey serves exceptional education students who have emotional or behavioral challenges. Our number one priority is to make sure all students are learning and growing. 

More Resources

Bay Area Christian Homeschoolers (BACH) is a not for profit, volunteer, non-denominational Christian support group for homeschooling families mainly in Hillsborough and Pasco counties. We are Christian-based but not Christian-exclusive. Our purpose is to encourage our member families in their homeschooling efforts by providing fellowship, information, socialization and support. 
 

Nature Coast LIFE is an inclusive homeschooling group for Hernando, Pasco,and Citrus County, Florida (Nature Coast). All are welcome regardless of race, religion(or lack of), lifestyle, or educational philosophy. We believe there are as many different ways of homeschooling as there are homeschoolers.... That we all want the best for our children,that regardless of the path we chose we are richer for the company of each other on the Journey.

Are you tired of wading through all the religious rhetoric and intolerance when it comes to homeschooling your kids? This group was formed so that homeschoolers in the area could find other like-minded folks without fear of being judged for their religious choices or lifestyle choices. We are an open-minded homeschool group for the New Tampa and East Pasco Florida area. We mostly discuss homeschooling but are open to other topics that you might discuss amongst friends. 

This is an all-inclusive group for all ages of homeschoolers in the Trinity (and surrounding areas) of Pasco County, Florida. We can get support from one another. Post your homeschool messages, questions, suggestions and anything else that you want to get to all email members of Trinity Area Homeschoolers.