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Alachua - A Relaxed, Friendly Town

Within the last 15 years, the population of this relaxed, friendly town has tripled to 6,500 people who’ve been attracted by Alachua’s strong economic base, sound education system and recreational activities. Residents from outside the town come for the antique shops, great restaurants and quaint shops on Alachua’s tree-lined streets. For more active pursuits, area springs and rivers are located within minutes of downtown Alachua, offering tubing, swimming and canoeing. Conveniently located near the famous Ginnie Springs, Alachua is just eight miles from the well-known antique town of High Springs. Gainesville, home of the University of Florida, is just 13 miles to the south.

While agriculture has been the prominent industry, other businesses have begun to strengthen the economy here. Large employers now include boat manufacturer Hunter Marine, geological drilling manufacturer Tamrock Drilltec, Energizer Power Systems and others. The city also continues to attract national and international attention from high-level research industries.

In 1995, Alachua was selected by the State of Florida Rural Development Council as the “Outstanding Rural Community of the Year,” recognizing the city’s outstanding community projects, children-oriented recreational and sports programs, and parent/volunteer support.


Alachua Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 36 homes for sale in Alachua, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
44% Land/lot, 28% Single Family, 3% Rental, 3% Condo and 22% Other.

44% Land/lot
28% Single Family
25% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 36
Average Home Size 1,546 ft² / 144 m²
Price Range ($35,000 - $2,950,000)

Weather in Alachua

The average high temperatures in Alachua range from 67 in January to 92 in July

Average home income in Alachua

The average household income of a Alachua resident is $77,358 with an average home value of $207,855

Population of Alachua

Alachua has 15,615 residents.

Home ownership in Alachua

The average level of home ownership in Alachua is 80%.

Education breakdown of Alachua

Education levels of residents of Alachua include: highschool 22%, associate 15%, bachelor 20%, graduate 15%.

Households in Alachua

Alachua has 6,190 homes, built on average 28 years ago.

Information from in and around Alachua...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 36 homes for sale in Alachua. These homes are comprised of Land/lot, Single Family, Rental, Condo and Other. The average list price of these property results is 349,549. Prices are listed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Alachua please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 36 homes for sale in Alachua, FL are represented by 3 member brokerages serving the Alachua area. Member brokerages representing the 36 homes include Bosshardt Realty Services, Watson Realty Corp. and Matchmaker Realty of Alachua County, Inc..