Ocala Tourism

Ocala (/oʊˈkælə/, oh-KA-lə) is a city located in Northern Florida. As of the 2013 census, its population, estimated by the United States Census Bureau, was 57,468, making it the 45th most populated city in Florida. It is the seat of Marion County and the principal city of the Ocala, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had an estimated 2013 population of 337,362.

Wikipedia

Ocala, a city in the state of Florida, is most famous for Silver Springs National Park, which is the part of Ocala Metropolitan Area. This national park is also known as Florida's first tourist destination. Visit Ocala with your family and friends where you can go on picnics on its vast green pastures, go fishing in its clear ponds, streams, springs and lakes or set up a camp next to its clean and gentle rivers. Visit Ocala's largest indoor entertainment venue, Circle Square Cultural Centre. Ocala National Forest is known for its hunting activities. Other tourist attractions in Ocala include Gypsy Gold, a horse farm; Sholom Park; Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing and Appleton Museum of Art.

 

  • Know the pollution level of Ocala before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 36.11 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 36.11 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 36.11 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 22.22 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 28.13 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 19.44 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Ocala for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ocala.

    • Burglary and Theft 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.17 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 29.17 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Ocala is 182.33 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.82 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 91.05 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.91 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.09 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.93 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.04 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 78.46 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ocala

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 69.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.25 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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