Alachua, Florida 

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Population

9,757

115% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$52,540

Avg. Home Price

$169,800

Best Places to Live in Alachua, Florida

College town - North-central Florida, 60 miles south of Georgia border
Pros
-College-town amenities
-Performing arts
-Healthcare
Cons
-Summer heat
-Violent crime rate
-Air service

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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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Florida
County: Alachua County
Metro Area: Gainesville Metro Area
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 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alachua jobs have increased by 0.87%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alachua's cost of living is 3.60% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Alachua's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Alachua's population is 9,757 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 115.43%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Alachua is $169,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -14.41%. 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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Alachua

It's a good time to buy in Alachua. Home Appreciation is up 0.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Alachua Real Estate.

The median home price in Alachua is $169,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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ZIP CODES IN ALACHUA, FLORIDA
32615 32616