Ocala Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Ocala Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
60,786

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.5%
5 - 17:
16.2%
18 - 24:
9.2%
25 - 34:
12.9%
35 - 54:
26.0%
55 - 64:
11.1%
Over 65 Years:
18.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.9%
4.9%
High School Graduates
88.4%
88.4%
College Graduated
24.2%
24.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Ocala
$27,340
$27,340
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Ocala
$41,755
$41,755
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
20.4%

Employment Industries in Ocala

 
Healthcare
20.2%
20.2%
Retail
15.5%
15.5%
Accommodation
9.0%
9.0%
Education
8.1%
8.1%
Construction
6.5%
6.5%
Manufacturing
5.6%
5.6%
Administration
5.4%
5.4%
Public Service
5.0%
5.0%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
4.9%
4.9%
Other
4.5%
4.5%
Finance
3.1%
3.1%
Real estate
2.9%
2.9%
Transportation
2.7%
2.7%
Wholesale
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
59.4%
59.4%
Black or African American
19.9%
19.9%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
15.7%
15.7%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.6%
2.6%
Asian
2.2%
2.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
9.6%
9.6%
Irish
9.3%
9.3%
English
8.2%
8.2%
Italian
6.1%
6.1%
African
3.5%
3.5%
French
2.0%
2.0%
Scottish
2.0%
2.0%
Polish
1.8%
1.8%
European
1.6%
1.6%
Swedish
1.1%
1.1%
Jamaican
1.0%
1.0%
Dutch
1.0%
1.0%
Scots-Irish
0.9%
0.9%
French Canadian
0.7%
0.7%
Haitian
0.7%
0.7%
British
0.6%
0.6%
Greek
0.5%
0.5%
Portuguese
0.4%
0.4%
Norwegian
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
85.9%
85.9%
Spanish
11.2%
11.2%
French
0.6%
0.6%
Urdu
0.5%
0.5%
Langs. of India
0.4%
0.4%
Chinese
0.3%
0.3%
Other Asian languages
0.3%
0.3%
German/Yiddish
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
Hungarian
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Ocala Residents:
8.5%