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ZIP Code 34479

Primary City:Ocala, FL (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Eastern (11:38am)
Area code: 352 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.27, -82.10
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 34479

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 34479. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 34479. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 34479, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Ocala, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 34479 ZIP Code

ZIP code 34479 is located in northeast Florida and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 34479 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 34479 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,032
Population Density 749 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,695
Median Home Value $98,000
Land Area 17.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,154
Median Household Income $41,182

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male430480418426335355353353416433458376401279232196133114
Female409451398420379423390389437494571482413342283212180171
Total8399318168467147787437428539271,029858814621515408313285

Gender

 Male 6,188 47%
 Female 6,844 53%
Gender

Race

 White 10,914 83.7%
 Black Or African American 1,466 11.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.4%
 Asian 81 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 249 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 261 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42339599877835635455178
Renter141334227205139883822
Total1836738261,082974723493200

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,524 49%
 Single Guardian 1,097 21%
 Singles 1,226 24%
 Singles With Roommate 307 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,467 67%
 Households with Kids 1,687 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male83849590103938410010076808184971059877717577
Female788984897973112101867888807577857790878165
Total161173179179182166196201186154168161159174190175167158156142

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 34479 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 34479 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 34479 real estate data, the median home value of $98,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 34479. Rentals in 34479 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 34479 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,999 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 33 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,642 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,318 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,194 21%
 Households Vacant 541 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 158 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 124 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 199 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 76 7%
 2 Bedroom 495 45%
 3+ Bedroom 540 49%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $41,182 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 34479 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 34479 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,260 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,359 22%
 No Earnings 3,967 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,260 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,359 22%
 No Earnings 3,967 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,310 93.3%
 Public transportation 14 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 112 2.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 132 2.3%
 Worked at Home 122 2.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 554 13%
 High School Graduate 2,923 68%
 Associate's degree 415 10%
 Bachelor's degree 295 7%
 Master's degree 87 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,900 72.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 515 19.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 196 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 34479

ZIP Code 34479 is in the Marion School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 34479.

Ocala Springs Elementary School
5757 NE 40th Ave Rd
Ocala, FL 34479
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion School District
Francis Marion Military Academy
2091 NE 35th St 12
Ocala, FL 34479
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marion School District
New Horizon Academy
1100 NE 31st St
Ocala, FL 34479
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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