Real Estate Market Update for Ocala, FL
Welcome to November's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of October. The number of active listings was up 41% from one year earlier, and up 3% from the previous month. This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 200-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 68%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 120-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 36% year-over-year, and decreased 12% month-over-month. Higher year-over-year figures indicate that more buyers have been finding what they're looking for. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for Ocala, FL
Area Information for Ocala, FL
  • Population: 57,334
  • Median Age: 39.74 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 19 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 1,271/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 14.45%
  • Closest Airport: Gainesville Regional
  • Closest College: Rasmussen College-ocala Campus
  • Closest Jr. College: Central Florida Community College
  • Median Household Income: $36,946
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 22%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $96,750
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Orlando City Fc
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 25.41%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Ocala, FL
Median Age: 39.74 Married: 34% Number of Households: 23,518 Households with Children: 6,048
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 Ocala, FL

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Blessed Trinity 0.9 mi Catholic K-8 0 0
      The Cornerstone School 1.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      St John Lutheran School 1.1 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Grace School 1.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      South Ocala Elementary School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Victory Academy Ocala 1.4 mi Private - 0 0
      Community Technical & Adult Education Center 1.4 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      The Reading Clinic 1.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-9 0 0
      Catapult Academy 1.5 mi Public 9- 0 0
      Kingdom Christian Academy Precious Children 1.5 mi Private - 0 0
      Kingdom Christian Academy Pcp Inc 1.5 mi Private - 0 0
      Eighth Street Elementary School 1.5 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Osceola Middle School 1.6 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Catapult Academy 1.8 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Dr. D. D. Brown Christian Academy Of Hope 1.8 mi Private - 0 0
      Preparatory Kingdom Academy 1.8 mi Private - 0 0
      Trinity Catholic High School 1.8 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Shiloh Sda Church School 1.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Dr N High Jones Elementary School 1.9 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Ambleside School Of Ocala 1.9 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Grace Building Blocks School 2.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Madison Street Academy Of Visual And Performing Arts 2.2 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Marion Technical Institute 2.3 mi Public 11-12 2 4
      Marion Virtual Franchise 2.3 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      Marion Virtual Instruction Program 2.3 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Wyomina Park Elementary School 2.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Shady Hill Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Francis Marion Military Academy 2.4 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      College Park Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Howard Middle School 2.7 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      Fort King Middle School 2.8 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Francis Marion Charter School 2.8 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Arc Birth-22 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Student Services/ese 2.9 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Hillcrest 3.0 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Saddlewood Elementary School 3.3 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Ocala Christian Academy 3.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      First Assembly Christian School & Daycare 3.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-9 0 0
      Montessori Preparatory School 3.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Ward-highlands Elementary School 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Meadowbrook Academy 3.6 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Pace Center For Girls, Inc 3.8 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Vanguard High School 3.9 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Oakcrest Elementary School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Silver River Mentoring And Instruction 4.1 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Crossroads Academy 4.1 mi Private 3-11 0 0
      Liberty Christian Preparatory Academy 4.2 mi Private - 0 0
      New Horizon Academy 4.2 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Maplewood Elementary School 4.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Redeemer Christian School 4.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-10 0 0
      Forest High School 4.6 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Evergreen Elementary School 4.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Camelot Academy 5.0 mi Private - 0 0
      Legacy Elementary School 5.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Step-by-step Success Llc 5.9 mi Private - 0 0
      Hammett Bowen Jr. Elementary School 6.1 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Liberty Middle School 6.3 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Ocala Springs Elementary School 6.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      West Port High School 6.7 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Marion Charter School 7.4 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Greenway Elementary School 8.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Fessenden Elementary School 8.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Montessori House Of Ocala Inc 9.2 mi Private - 0 0
      Marion Oaks Elementary School 9.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Emerald Shores Elementary School 9.7 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Sunrise Elementary School 11.1 mi Public K-4 0 0
      Lake Weir High School 11.3 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Horizon Academy At Marion Oaks 11.4 mi Public 5-8 1 0
      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: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.