About This Place
Ruskin is an unincorporated census-designated place in Hillsborough County, Florida, United States. The population was 17,208 at the 2010 census.
Ruskin is located at 27°42′53″N 82°26′1″W / 27.71472°N 82.43361°W / 27.71472; -82.43361 (27.714703, -82.433530).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the community has a total area of 15.4 square miles (39.9 km²), of which, 14.2 square miles (36.9 km²) of it is land and 1.2 square miles (3.1 km²) of it (7.65%) is water.