Ocala, FL

OCALA, FLORIDA: Demographic and Financial Snapshot

(Last updated on 1.8.21)

 

AGE IN OCALA, FLORIDA

Age RangePopulationPercent
20 to 24 years4,3647.4%
25 to 29 years3,7246.4%
30 to 34 years3,4685.9%
35 to 39 years3,8236.5%
40 to 44 years3,8976.7%
45 to 49 years3,6916.3%
50 to 54 years3,7196.3%
55 to 59 years3,4946.0%
60 to 64 years2,9625.1%
65 to 69 years3,4886.0%
70 to 74 years2,8034.8%
75 to 79 years1,6532.8%
80 to 84 years1,1852.0%
85+ years1,9483.3%

The median age in Ocala is 39.4 years

Source: US Census Data; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Age

 

ETHNICITY IN OCALA, FLORIDA

EthnicityPopulationPercent
White43,10973.6%
Black or African American11,75320.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.0%
Asian1,7873.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander750.1%
Other2630.4%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Race

 

EDUCATION IN OCALA, FLORIDA

Education LevelPopulationPercent
Less than 9th grade1,3303.3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,4048.5%
High school graduate (includes GED)13,34433.5%
Some college, no degree8,35921.0%
Associate’s degree3,8949.8%
Bachelor’s degree5,85714.7%
Graduate or professional degree3,6679.2%
High school graduate or higher35,12188.1%
Bachelor’s degree or higher9,52423.9%
Less than Bachelor’s degree30,33176.1%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Education (population 25+ years)

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN OCALA, FLORIDA

Annual Household IncomePercent
Less than $10,0009.6%
$10,000 to $14,9996.5%
$15,000 to $24,99915.0%
$25,000 to $34,99913.5%
$35,000 to $49,99915.1%
$50,000 to $74,99917.5%
$75,000 to $99,9997.9%
$100,000 to $149,9998.4%
$150,000 to $199,9992.9%
$200,000 or more3.9%

Median household income: $40,301

Mean household income: $61,217

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Household Income

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME BY EDUCATION IN OCALA, FLORIDA

Education LevelAverage Income
Less than high school graduate$21,343
High school graduate (includes GED)$25,902
Some college or Associate’s degree$28,543
Bachelor’s degree$41,237
Graduate or professional degree$60,250

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Median earnings in past 12 months by education (population 25+ years with earnings)

 

MARITAL STATUS IN OCALA, FLORIDA

PopulationPercent
Population 15+ years 47,343 NA
Never married17,81037.6%
Now married (except separated)18,03538.1%
Separated9432.0%
Widowed3,3287.0%
Divorced7,22715.3%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Marital Status for population 15 years and over

 

POVERTY STATUS IN OCALA, FLORIDA

PopulationPercent
Living beneath poverty line11,49220.4%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Poverty Rate

 

HOUSING IN OCALA, FLORIDA

Owner-occupied housing units11,225
Renter-occupied housing units11,020
Single-family detached units14,579
Homeownership rate50.5%
Vacancy rate17.3%
Renters rate49.5%
Average housing value$190,660
Average monthly owner cost (with mortgage)$783
Average rent$748

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Housing Characteristics

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS IN OCALA, FLORIDA

Average incomeAverage income$61,217
Average household size2.50
Percent population 16 years and over in labor force54.9%
Percent disabled15.0%
Percent with health coverage85.7%
Average travel time to work (in minutes)20.0
Percent workers using public transportation0.7%
Percent veterans10.4%
Percent foreign born7.6%
Percent speaking Spanish home3.0%

 

Source: US Census; https://cbb.cenus.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Yar Estimates
Data Point
: Socioeconomic Characteristics

 

CONSUMER SPENDING IN CALA, FLORIDA

 

Total consumer expenditures per household$54,554.81
Alcoholic beverages$411.51
Alcoholic beverages consumed at home$243.80
Beer consumed away from home$72.77
Wine consumed away from home$35.92
Apparel & services$1,564.17
Men’s apparel$300.06
Women’s apparel$526.57
Children’s apparel$233.26
Boys’ apparel$80.09
Girls’ apparel$88.95
Footwear$357.07
Dining out (food away from home)$2,685.11
Dining out – Breakfast$275.64
Dining out – Lunch$835.76
Dining out – Dinner$1,244.77
Education$1,089.79
Entertainment / recreation$2,373.31
Club membership fees$160.56
Dating services$0.62
Pet food$199.80
Pet services$46.07
Food consumed at home$3,866.43
Bakery products consumed at home$507.95
Dairy products consumed at home$398.19
Fruits and vegetables consumed at home$746.75
Meat, poultry, fish, eggs consumed at home$856.96
Nonalcoholic beverages consumed at home$384.69
Snacks / other food products consumed at home$1,356.58
Health care$4,464.99
Medical services$807.21
Nonprescription drugs$110.70
Household Services$1,480.98
Care for the elderly and handicapped$61.86
Lawn and garden services$327.74
Housekeeping services$122.22
PC repair$5.03
Housing$17,113.89
Home improvements$1,833.55
Utilities, fuel, and public services$3,683.81
Phone services$1,323.09
Water$530.97
Life and other insurance$330.96
Pensions and social security$5,639.80
Personal care products and services$654.95
Hair care products$79.12
Personal care products$279.04
Local transportation$6,371.47
Gasoline$1,658.64
Vehicle maintenance and repair$887.47
Travel$1,556.66
Airline fares$372.02
Auto / truck rental on trips$18.26
Lodging on trips$427.67
Food and drink on trips$377.66
Entertainment on ts$132.28

 

Source: US Census; https://cbb.cenus.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Yar Estimates
Data Point
: Consumer Spending (Consumer expenditures per household)

 

DEBT IN MARION COUNTY (home to OALA % with any debt in collections, FLORIDA)

 

% with any debt in collections38%
Average debt in collections$2,055
% with medical debt in collections25%
Average medical debt in collections$1,105
% with student loan debt12%
Average student loan debt$16,884
Average monthly student n payment$153
% with auto debt27%

 

Source: Urban Institute; https://aps.urban.org/features/debt-interactive-map/
Survey/Program
: Data from credit bureau data (2018) + the US Censu Bureau’s American Community Survey (2017)
Data Point
: Consumer Debt

 

UNEMPLOYMENT IN OCALA, FLORIDA

 

YearPopulationPercent
January 20191,1034.4%
February 20199723.8%
March 20199583.8%
April 20199033.6%
May 20198753.4%
June 20191,0234.0%
July 20191,0234.0%
August 20191,0073.9%
September 20198833.4%
October 20198743.4%
November 20198143.2%
December 20197633.0%
January 20208893.5%
February 20208513.3%
March 20201,2294.8%
April 20202,81211.7%
May 20202,54610.3%
June 20201,9998.0%
July 20202,4639.6%
August 20201,7216.5%
September 2020165.7%
October 20201,5745.9%

 

Source: US Bureau of Labor Satistics; https://www.bls.gov/lau/data.htm
SurveyProgram
: Local Area Employment Statistics
Data Point
: Uemployment totals (not seasonally adjusted)