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Gainesville - One of the Most Attractive Cities in Florida

With its beautiful landscape and enviable blend of big-city amenities and small town flavor, Gainesville is one of the most attractive cities in Florida. It’s the largest city in and county seat of Alachua County.

Home to the University of Florida, the state’s largest and oldest university, the city is a center of education, medicine, cultural events and athletics. Along with Shands Hospital at UF, the university is a leading employer, providing jobs for a large number of residents in surrounding counties.

The University of Florida provides excellent opportunities to enjoy arts and cultural events for residents and students alike. Some of the university’s facilities include the 1800-seat Center for the Performing Arts, which attracts nationally and internationally renowned performers. Next to the Center is the Harn Museum of Art, one of the largest exhibition facilities on any university campus with major collections and shows. Other campus facilities include the 12,000-seat O’Connell Center for sports, concerts and arena events, plus the University Gallery, Grinter Gallery and the Reitz Union with its ballroom, auditorium and galleries.

Known for its preservation of historic buildings and the beauty of its natural environment, Gainesville draws thousands of visitors to an unusual number of attractions and venues throughout the city. The City of Gainesville sponsors a guest artist series and music and performing arts series for local performers at the Thomas Center, while the University of Florida draws touring professional performers and productions. Galleries, exhibits and festivals offer an ever-changing selection of art across all media. For those who want to know more about Alachua County and the Sunshine State, the Florida Museum of Natural History is an excellent starting place.


Gainesville Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 220 homes for sale in Gainesville, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
49% Single Family, 28% Rental, 13% Land/lot, 5% Condo, 1% Multi Family and 4% Other.

49% Single Family
28% Rental
10% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 220
Average Home Size 3,097 ft² / 288 m²
Price Range ($800 - $2,850,000)

Weather in Gainesville

The average high temperatures in Gainesville range from 67 in January to 91 in July

Average home income in Gainesville

The average household income of a Gainesville resident is $61,891 with an average home value of $200,544

Population of Gainesville

Gainesville has 196,369 residents.

Home ownership in Gainesville

The average level of home ownership in Gainesville is 48%.

Education breakdown of Gainesville

Education levels of residents of Gainesville include: highschool 16%, associate 11%, bachelor 26%, graduate 23%.

Households in Gainesville

Gainesville has 80,149 homes, built on average 36 years ago.

Information from in and around Gainesville...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 220 homes for sale in Gainesville. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Rental, Land/lot, Condo, Multi Family and Other. The average list price of these property results is 296,059. Prices are shown as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Gainesville please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 220 homes for sale in Gainesville, FL are represented by 4 member brokerages serving the Gainesville area. Member brokerages representing the 220 homes include Bosshardt Realty Services, Watson Realty Corp., Matchmaker Realty of Alachua County, Inc. and Foxfire Realty, Inc..