About Ocala

Welcome to Ocala and Marion County – where the charm and grace of the South blend with modern culture. Our rolling hills, expansive horse farms, sparkling springs and graceful oak trees beckon travelers to stop and experience the diversity of our many towns, large and small. Our residents are never far from schools, health care, shopping and commercial centers, governmental services, cultural and recreation activities. Located in the Heart of Florida, Marion County is more than a place to live…it’s a place to be experienced.