The City of Ocala had a population of 59,581 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ocala: Ocola.
|Daytime Population: Workers||69,305|
|Daytime Population: Residents||33,850|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||103,155|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.73|
|Population in Households||56,007|
|Population in Familes||41,835|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3,574|
|Median Household Income||$38,500|
|Average Household Income||$60,011|
|Per Capita Income||$25,665|
|Total Housing Units||27,938 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,558 (41.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||12,456 (44.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||3,924 (14.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,830|
|Average Home Value||$189,075|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.04%|
|Per Capita Income||2.42%|
The table below compares Ocala to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 57||94th|
|Population Density||# 511||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 284||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 695||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 476||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.