Real Estate Market Update for Gainesville, FL
Map Information for Gainesville, FL
Area Information for Gainesville, FL
  • Population: 128,891
  • Median Age: 26.26 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 15.2 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 2,102/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 8.35%
  • Closest Airport: Gainesville Regional
  • Closest College: Academy For Five Element Acupuncture
  • Closest Jr. College: Central Florida Community College
  • Median Household Income: $30,204
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 24.44%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.24 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $97,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Jaguars
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 21%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Gainesville, FL
Median Age: 26.26 Married: 16% Number of Households: 52,912 Households with Children: 9,887
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Gainesville, FL

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Genesis Preparatory School 0.4 mi Public K-3 3 4
      Howard W. Bishop Middle School 0.7 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      Stephen Foster Elementary School 0.8 mi Public K-5 4-5 3
      Saint Patrick Interparish School 0.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Sidney Lanier Center 0.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      W. A. Metcalfe Elementary School 1.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 2
      Fearnside Family Services Center 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Gainesville High School 1.2 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      The One Room School House Project 1.3 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Character Counts Center 1.7 mi Public 1-6 0 2
      A.quinn Jones/excep.student Center 1.7 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Healthy Learning Academy Charter School 1.8 mi Public K-3 5 4
      Alachua Virtual Instruction Program 1.8 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Adult Education Program 1.8 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Alachua Eschool (virtual Franchise) 1.8 mi Public - 0 0
      Z L Sung Seventh Day Adventist School 1.9 mi Private K-10 0 0
      Z.l. Sung S.d.a. School 1.9 mi Private K-11 0 0
      Charles W. Duval Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-5 1 3
      Pace 2.2 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      C. W. Norton Elementary School 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      J. J. Finley Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 2-5 5
      Hospital Homebound 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Joseph Williams Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Horizon Center. Alternative School 2.5 mi Public 6-12 0 2
      Abraham Lincoln Middle School 2.5 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      Glen Springs Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Siatech Gainesville 2.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Flowers Montessori 2.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School 2.8 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      Cornerstone Academy 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Westwood Middle School 3.0 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      Caring & Sharing Learning School 3.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 5
      Littlewood Elementary School 3.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Compassionate Outreach Ministries 3.6 mi Private K-5 0 0
      Lake Forest Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-5 1 2
      Eastside High School 4.0 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Prairie View Academy 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      William S. Talbot Elementary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      F. W. Buchholz High School 4.8 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Brentwood School 4.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Idylwild Elementary School 5.0 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      Expressions Learning Arts Academy 5.3 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Myra Terwilliger Elementary School 5.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      Gainesville Country Day School #1 6.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Oak Hall Lower School 6.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Oak Hall School 6.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Millhopper Montessori School 6.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Trilogy School 6.8 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Hidden Oak Elementary School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Einstein Montessori School 7.1 mi Public 2-8 0 4
      Fort Clarke Middle School 7.1 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      Kimball Wiles Elementary School 7.6 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Kanapaha Middle School 7.9 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      The Rock School 8.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Lawton M. Chiles Elementary School 8.2 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Countryside Christian School 8.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Windsor Christian Academy 8.4 mi Private K-12 0 3
      Meadowbrook Elementary School 8.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Saint Francis Catholic High School 8.6 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Queen Of Peace Catholic Academy 8.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Christian Life Academy 11.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 3
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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