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Overview
Population:331,298
Pop. Change:28%
State: Florida
Metro Area:Ocala
County:Marion County
City:Ocala, Silver Springs Shores, ... 6 more
Zip Code:34491, 34472, ... 25 more
Real Estate:For Sale
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Marion's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums


Interesting Facts about Marion County

As of 2012, Marion County's population is 331,298 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 27.96 percent.

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The median home cost in Marion County is $88,700. Home appreciation the last year has been 2.88 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Marion County's cost of living is 11.50% Lower than the U.S. average.

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Marion County public schools spend $3,800 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $5,691. There are about 16.7 students per teacher in Marion County.

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The unemployment rate in Marion County is 11.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 8.60%). Recent job growth is Negative. Marion County jobs have Decreased by 1.37 percent.


Ranked #45 America's Best and Worst Cities for Crime (Mid-Size Metro Areas)
Ranked #58 2005 Best Places to Live
Ranked #189 Best Green Cities
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Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 28 minutes.

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Marion County's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes


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