Ocala, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Ocala, Florida Info Snack

Population
59,267
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$142,200
Median Income
$41,755
Median Rent
$922

Ocala SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Ocala, FL Crime Report

3,041
Total Crimes
4,990.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
101.51%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ocala
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,041 4,990.8 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 493 809.1 378.4 366.7
Murder 7 11.5 5.2 5.0
Robbery 108 177.2 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 326 535.0 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 2,548 4,181.7 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 252 413.6 295.2 340.5
Larceny 2,131 3,497.3 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 165 270.8 181.8 219.9

Ocala, FL Cost Of Living

92
Ocala's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Ocala Florida National Average
Overall 92 99 100
Services 95 99 100
Groceries 104 105 100
Health 99 100 100
Housing 72 96 100
Transportation 104 98 100
Utilities 119 102 100

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
2019 59,267 1.1%
2018 58,598 1.4%
2017 57,812 -0.1%
2016 57,873 1.2%
2015 57,209 0.5%
2014 56,918 0.2%
2013 56,828 0.4%
2012 56,598 0.4%
2011 56,376 0.6%
2010 56,051 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ocala

White
59.4% (35,198)
African American
19.9% (11,804)
American Indian
0.0% (29)
Asian
2.2% (1,294)
Hawaiian
0.1% (63)
Other
0.1% (57)
Two Or More
2.5% (1,501)
Hispanic
15.7% (9,321)
Race Ocala FL USA
White 59.4% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 19.9% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.7% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Ocala

Female
50.4% (29,864)
Male
49.6% (29,403)
Gender Ocala FL USA
Female 50.4% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ocala for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,778)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,741)
High School / GED
33.0% (19,558)
Some College
21.0% (12,446)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (5,926)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (8,890)
Master's Degree
6.0% (3,556)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,778)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (592)
Education Ocala FL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ocala, Florida

Less than $10,000
9.5% (564,559)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (413,975)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.7% (869,113)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (752,658)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (846,969)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (974,105)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.9% (527,043)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (534,338)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (186,536)
$200,000 or more
4.3% (257,399)
Income Ocala FL USA
Less than $10,000 9.5% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.7% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.9% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.3% 6.0% 7.7%

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