There are 17 retirement homes serving Ocala, Florida. This includes 2 in Ocala and 15 nearby. The costs per day for retirement home care in Florida range from $16 to $145, with an average expense running about $55. The per month cost averages around $1,650 and ranges between $467 and $4,356. Yearly, the mean cost is about $19,800, which is under the national average of $23,100.
Costs for retirement home care in Ocala typically range between $697 per month and $3,094 per month. The average cost is $1,881 per month, or around $22,572 per year.
Ocala is a mid size city in Marion County in the State of Florida. The city has a population of 207,224, with 246,445 residents in the surrounding area. Approximately 36% of the local populace are over 55.
Ocala has a good SeniorScore™ of 78. The city's median household income is $41,000 ($23,000 per person), in comparison to the average of $40,000 for the state of Florida. The median housing price in Ocala is $138,000, which is much lower than the state average of $208,500. Ocala also has a high unemployment rate of about 11.74%.
Ocala has ideal average temperatures, with very mild winters and very balmy summers. The area gets very large levels of rain annually. Compared to similarly-sized cities, Ocala has a higher than average crime rate and above average air quality.