Ocala , Marion County, Florida

Ocala, county seat of Marion County, Florida, United States

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Location of Ocala, FL on Florida map.


Ocala is a city located in the county of Marion in the U.S. state of Florida. Its population at the 2010 census was 56,315 and a population density of 474 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 60,786 inhabitants.

The city was created 176 years ago in 1844.

Ocala has a total area of 45.85 square miles (118.75 km2).

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Ocala, FL Quick Facts

Population : 60,786 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida
County : Marion County
Postal code : 34470–34483
Phone Area Codes : 352
Area : 118.75 km2
Altitude : 105 feet / 32 meters
Capital city : Ocala is capital of Marion County
Establishment : January 01, 1845 (176 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:48:36 (17th April 2021)
Density : 512 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 7.36% (2010-2019)
Weather : 79℉ Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

The population of Ocala increased by 7.36% in 9 years.

Year Population Method
2010 56,315 census
2011 56,707 estimation process
2012 56,783 estimation process
2013 56,804 estimation process
2014 57,178 estimation process
2015 57,719 estimation process
2016 58,460 estimation process
2017 59,091 estimation process
2018 60,274 estimation process
2019 60,786 estimation process

Ocala, FL zip code is 34470. County name: Marion, County fips: 12083

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People born in Ocala, FL (76)

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College & universities near Ocala, FL

Code Name City ZIP
419226 Marion Technical College Ocala (FL) 34471-3172
132851 College of Central Florida Ocala (FL) 34474
138309 Rasmussen College-Florida Ocala (FL) 34474-6226
449524 Taylor College Belleview (FL) 34420
457448 Tenaj Salon Institute The Villages (FL) 32162

Stations (12)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ocala, FL

Code Name Address Type
OCA Ocala, Florida 531 Northeast First Ave BUS
TVF The Villages-Lady Lake, FL 401 North US Highway 441 BUS
WWD Wildwood, Florida 601 North Main Street OTHER
GNF Gainesville, Florida 201 East University Ave. BUS
WDO Waldo, Florida 14648 NE 147th Avenue BUS

Other cities in Marion County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Marion County , FL.

City Name Population Title
Belleview 5,101 City in Florida
Dunnellon 1,840 City in Marion County, Florida, United States of America
Reddick 551 Town in Marion County, Florida, United States
McIntosh 496 City in Marion County, Florida, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Ocala, FL distances to biggest Florida cities

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