Ocala demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,26635191
Median age36.841.237.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%54%55%
Speak English87%72%79%
Speak Spanish9%20%13%
Ocala, FL has a population of 56,918 and is the 680th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,266 per sq mi which is 261% higher than the Florida average and 1297% higher than the national average. The median age in Ocala is 37 which is approximately 11% lower than the Florida average of 41. In Ocala, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 87% speak English and 9% speak Spanish. 48% of Ocala residents were born in Florida, 43% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 6% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Ocala is 261% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in Ocala is 11% lower than Florida.
  • In Ocala 69.17% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Ocala 21.79% of the population is African American.
  • In Ocala 3.22% of the population is Asian.

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Ocala population breakdown by race

African American21.79%16.09%12.60%
American Indian0.57%0.31%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.07%0.06%0.17%
Mixed race3.34%2.34%2.91%
Other race1.84%2.50%4.70%
In Ocala, 12.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Ocala, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.