Alachua, Florida 

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Population

9,676

+11.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$52,540

Median Home Price

$198,100

Best Places to Live in Alachua, Florida

College town - North-central Florida, 60 miles south of Georgia border. April, November and October are the most pleasant months in Alachua, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
College-town amenities
Performing arts
Healthcare
Cons
Summer heat
Violent crime rate
Air service
 $399,000 
29126 N County Road 1491
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3263 SqFt
 $239,900 
10449 SW 91st Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1307 SqFt
 $549,000 
22806 NW County Road 241 Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1665 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Gainesville Metro Area

A Florida place many across the country haven’t heard of or thought about a lot, Gainesville has quietly but steadily marched to the head of the class. Gainesville is a right-sized college town centered on the 36,000-student University of Florida. The university is the area’s largest employer, and the economic picture, recently mixed, has recovered well and the area is now one of the strongest and most diverse economies in the state.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Florida
County: Alachua County
Metro Area: Gainesville Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Alachua
Zip Codes: 32615 32616
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 96 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Alachua is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alachua jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alachua's cost of living is 5.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Alachua's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, November and October are the most pleasant months in Alachua, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Alachua county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Alachua's population is 9,676 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Alachua is $198,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Alachua public schools spend $9,228 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Alachua. More Education



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ZIP CODES IN ALACHUA, FLORIDA
32615 32616

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NEW LISTINGS IN ALACHUA
$399,000
29126 N County Road 1491
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$239,900
10449 SW 91st Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$549,000
22806 NW County Road 241 Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$319,000
12719 NW 88th Pl
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$209,900
14205 NW 166th Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$599,000
6012 NW 168th St
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$299,900
11708 NW 72nd Ter
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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