Ocala, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Ocala, Florida Info Snack

Population
60,021
Unemployment
8.7%
Poverty
19.2%
Median Home
$149,800
Median Income
$42,361
Median Rent
$973

Ocala SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Ocala, FL Crime Report

2,349
Total Crimes
3,833.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
63.41%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ocala
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,349 3,833.5 2,153.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 413 674.0 383.6 387.8
Murder 3 4.9 5.9 6.5
Robbery 61 99.6 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 294 479.8 280.1 279.7
Property Crime 1,936 3,159.5 1,769.4 1,958.2
Burglary 161 262.7 240.6 314.2
Larceny 1,663 2,714.0 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 112 182.8 176.1 246.0

Ocala, FL Cost Of Living

99
Ocala's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Ocala Florida National Average
Overall 99 98 100
Services 98 99 100
Groceries 119 107 100
Health 91 98 100
Housing 74 96 100
Transportation 100 102 100
Utilities 158 106 100

Ocala, FL Photos

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Rankings for Ocala in Florida

Map Of Ocala, FL

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Population over time in Ocala

Year Population % Change
2020 60,021 2.4%
2019 58,598 1.4%
2018 57,812 -0.1%
2017 57,873 1.2%
2016 57,209 0.5%
2015 56,918 0.2%
2014 56,828 0.4%
2013 56,598 0.4%
2012 56,376 0.6%
2011 56,051 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ocala

White
59.6% (35,802)
African American
18.2% (10,934)
American Indian
0.0% (22)
Asian
3.0% (1,771)
Hawaiian
0.1% (44)
Other
0.1% (76)
Two Or More
2.9% (1,711)
Hispanic
16.1% (9,661)
Race Ocala FL USA
White 59.6% 53.4% 60.1%
African American 18.2% 15.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 3.0% 2.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 16.1% 25.8% 18.2%

Gender in Ocala

Female
50.2% (30,104)
Male
49.8% (29,916)
Gender Ocala FL USA
Female 50.2% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ocala for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,800)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (4,201)
High School / GED
32.0% (19,206)
Some College
21.0% (12,604)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (6,002)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (10,803)
Master's Degree
7.0% (4,201)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,200)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Ocala FL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ocala, Florida

Less than $10,000
8.6% (515,980)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (419,767)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (804,366)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (689,564)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (988,250)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (981,467)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (522,260)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.9% (593,603)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (195,690)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (291,149)
Income Ocala FL USA
Less than $10,000 8.6% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 9.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 9.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 13.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.9% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 6.4% 8.3%

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