Statewide Claims to Fame

Ocala is 11th in Florida out of 206 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Ocala is 14th in Florida out of 385 other cities in Retail sales

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Ocala Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 56,945 45th 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 44.8 25th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,256.2 342nd 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Ocala Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 115th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.4% 214th 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.2% 193rd 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Ocala Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.9% 281st 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.9% 250th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Ocala Rank Florida US
Race - White 70.7% 316th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 20.9% 99th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 296th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.6% 138th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 356th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.4% 226th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 11.7% 249th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 63.3% 248th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Ocala Rank Florida US
Female residents 52.4% 126th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 8.0% 327th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Ocala Rank Florida US
Housing units 26,764 58th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 38.1% 112th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 22,178 53rd 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.3% 397th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $140,700 337th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 289th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Ocala Rank Florida US
Income per capita $22,567 275th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $36,706 362nd $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 21.5% 84th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Ocala Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 9,307 35th 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $2,529,565 14th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $46,678 11th $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $245,591 27th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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