Home of the Tampa Bay Rays baseball team - St Petersburg is the 4th-largest city, in soon to be the 3rd-largest state, St Petersburg has all of the resources of big city life you might want. However, due to the communities compact scale the new creative renaissance movement works. St Petersburg downtown has become THE premier destination in Tampa Bay for arts and sciences, as well as offering great nightlife, restaurants and shopping. The area was built over 100 years ago, and was designed to be a 'liveable city.' Downtown and the area offers some of the states most beautiful and historic neighborhoods, which are all within the major employment centers of the city, and the region. Search here for St Petersburg homes for sale.