Other Nearby Cities: Orlando Gainesville Spring Hill Brooksville Winter Park Apopka Saint Augustine See All Cities

Ocala, FL

show info

Ocala is a city of approximately 60,000, located in central Northern Florida. It has a long history, dating back to Native American times, where it was the site of Fort King during the Second Seminole war. Since then, it has become more and more popular as a tourist destination, thanks in part to the abundance of amusement parks in nearby Silver Springs. Today, it is home to college of Central Florida and was given an All-America City Award several years ago.

Apartments in Ocala FL


Advenir At Stonelake Apartments
Beds: 1-2  •  Baths: 1-2

Please Call

Sutton Place
Beds: 1-4  •  Baths: 1-1.5


Deerwood Village Apartment Homes
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2


Paddock Place Apartments
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

Please Call

Cedarwood Apartments
Beds: Studio-2
Baths: 1-2


$500 Two bedroom in Ocala-N North
Beds: 2
Baths: 2

Key City Stats

The average age of Ocala, FL is
25 to 29
explore info on residents
  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 8.33%
  • 6.17%
  • 6.32%
  • Female
  • 6.58%
  • 5.05%
  • 5.5%
is average rent in Ocala, FL
Explore info on rent prices
  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 6.39%
  • 6.89%
  • 9.36%
of units are available for rent in Ocala
Explore info on housing
  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 1470
  • 455
  • 890
Getting Around in Ocala, FL

Public transportation in Ocala is available through SunTran bus services. It's the perfect way to travel when you're looking to get to class on time, go shopping, or want to explore one of the local Parks and Rec areas. For commuting to work or for errands outside of the bus routes, most residents use personal vehicles to get around. Interstate 75 passes through the western portion of town while routes 441 and 27 go right through the heart of the city. Plus the Ocala International Airport, Amtrak, and Greyhound Bus Lines are all available for out of town explorations.

Walk Score®
Transit Score®
The average commuter time in Ocala is:
15 to 19 minutes
Explore info about this city
  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 3.08%
  • 7.86%
  • 0.85%

Appleton Museum of Art

<p>For a unique cultural experience, you must see the Appleton Museum of Art. It's an award-winning contemporary collection with 34,000 square feet of gallery space and a 250 seat auditorium with great acoustics. What's more is it also includes conference rooms, an art library, and a beautiful courtyard.</p>

Ocala National Forest

<p>The Ocala National Forest has four wilderness areas where the habitats are untouched by man and protected to preserve their natural state. The Visitor Centers can help you with any questions you might have; from OHV permits to hiking trails, they are a fantastic resource for your fun. The forest features recreation areas, off-road jeep trails, campgrounds, scenic byways and hiking trails. The great thing is that it's close enough to Ocala that you can spend the day hiking or boating and then be back in time for dinner.</p>