The City of Ocala had a population of 57,488 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Ocala is located at latitude 29.1803 and longitude -82.1488 in Marion County. The formal boundaries for the City of Ocala (see map below) encompass a land area of 44.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Marion County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 69 feet.
The City of Ocala (GNIS ID: 2404415) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ocala population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ocala: Ocola.
|Population in Households||53,984|
|Population in Familes||40,399|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3,504|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||27,356 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,399 (41.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||12,078 (44.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||3,879 (14.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,269|
|Average Home Value||$170,098|
|Median Household Income||$35,673|
|Average Household Income||$55,640|
|Per Capita Income||$23,429|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.12%|
|Per Capita Income||2.42%|
The table below compares Ocala to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 56||94th|
|Population Density1||# 507||45th|
|Diversity Index2||# 290||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 718||22nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 463||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.