History of the Area
The communities served by the Greater Seffner Area Chamber of Commerce have a rich history according to their founding records during the 1800’s. Although each community has its own unique history, there are common elements to their original establishments. The common elements include the roads and railroads extending to and from Tampa, the history of the Seminole population, founding pioneers, the establishment of post offices, farming, and the growth of residential and business populations.
If you would like to learn more about each of our communities, please read the following histories: