Ocala is a city located in Marion County Florida. It is also the county seat of Marion County. With a 2020 population of 61,810, it is the 49th largest city in Florida and the 618th largest city in the United States . Ocala is currently growing at a rate of 0.84% annually and its population has increased by 9.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 56,315 in 2010. Ocala reached it's highest population of 61,810 in 2021. Spanning over 47 miles, Ocala has a population density of 1,307 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ocala is $65,713 with a poverty rate of 20.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $922 per month, and the median house value is $142,200. The median age in Ocala is 38.3 years, 35.8 years for males, and 40.4 years for females.