Marion County

Ocala, FL: What you need to know

Looking to move to Ocala , FL? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Ocala , FL real estate. 

Ocala, Marion County's largest city, boasts two nationally recognized hospitals and manufacturers representing an array of industries. Ocala is part of the area of Florida known as the Horse Capitol of the World, and a large number of people connected to the industry live in the area. Also notable is the city's comprehensive dining scene and array of family-friendly activities.


Ocala, FL City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 57,209
Median Age 36
Median Household Income $35,924
Median Home Price $116,600
Walkscore 26

Things To Do in Ocala , FL

More Things To Do Articles

Real Estate in Ocala , FL

More Real Estate Articles

Business in Ocala , FL

More Business Articles

Schools in Ocala , FL

  • Eighth Street Elementary
    Kevin Young

    Ocala Schools Accommodate Students of All Ages

    It's never too late to learn something new, and Ocala takes that sentiment to new levels with all of the adult classes and technical colleges in the area catering to the returning student.

More Schools Articles

Health in Ocala , FL

More Health Articles

Ocala, FL Demographics

Median Population in Ocala , FL

Median Age 36.1%
Age 18 Over 75.5%
Age 21 Over 71.7%
Age 62 Over 20.4%
Age 65 Over 17.4%

Race in Ocala , FL

  Ethnicity White 69.1%
  Ethnicity Black 23%
  Ethnicity Asian 3.3%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 11.3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 0.9%

Population By Gender in Ocala , FL

  Male 48.7%
  Female 51.3%

Language in Ocala , FL

  English Only 88.2%
  English Other 11.8%

Economics in Ocala , FL

  Median Household Income $35,924
  Median Home Price $116,600
  Homes Owned 49%
  Homes Rent 51%
  Median Property Rent $793

in Ocala , FL

Commute Types in Ocala , FL

  Walked 2.4%
  Worked at Home 3.6%
  Public Transportation 0.6%
  Other Means 2.5%
  Drove Alone 78.9%
  Carpooled 12%

for Ocala , FL

Total Employed Armed Forces: 41
In Ocala , FL

in Ocala , FL