The City of Ocala had a population of 58,616 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ocala: Ocola.
|Population in Households||55,082|
|Population in Familes||41,192|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3,534|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||27,912 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,403 (40.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||12,264 (43.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||4,246 (15.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$131,170|
|Average Home Value||$185,542|
|Median Household Income||$36,574|
|Average Household Income||$56,718|
|Per Capita Income||$24,368|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.44%|
|Per Capita Income||1.42%|
The table below compares Ocala to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 508||45th|
|Diversity Index2||# 284||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 709||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 482||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.