Odessa is a community is located Northwest of Tampa in Pasco County with southern parts stretching into Hillsborough County and Keystone.
Odessa was first settled in the Mid 1800's by the Mobley Family. In the 1880's, a Russian immigrant, Peter Demens, named the community and developed it through the Orange Belt Railway. Today Odessa is growing rapidly, with planned unit developments popping up through out the community.
If you are looking for a rural type living with horse ranches and beautiful lakes all with a short commute to the city this is the place for you.