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Learn More About Alachua County Florida

Alachua County, Florida includes a wide range of areas from the metropolitan city of Gainesville to rural High Springs, and the historic town of Alachua. The county boasts an eclectic array of culture, art, cuisine, and music. Enjoy a multitude of things to do from outdoor activitiesnight lifemuseumsparks, and more!

Things To Do In Alachua County Florida

Become part of the Florida Gator family at the University of Florida in the city of Gainesville. As a student at UF, you will have access to nationally ranked medical and engineering programs, as well as state of the art research facilities.

Additionally in Gainesville, roam the exhibits of the Harn Museum of Art and the Florida Museum of Natural History, you won’t want to miss a chance to see the Butterfly Rainforest! Other activities that can be enjoyed outdoors are the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens and the Hawthorne State Trail.

Outside of the central Gainesville area, you can participate in a plethora of outdoor activities. The Devil’s Millhopper Geological State Park near the city of Alachua, where you can get up close and personal with a variety of exotic Florida wildlife. The San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park boasts over 40 miles of pristine biking, hiking and equestrian trails. Lastly, about three miles west of High Springs, take a dip in the cool crystal clear waters of Poe Springs.

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EMPLOYS THE LARGEST % OF THE WORKFORCE IN THIS AREA

14,967

TOTAL HOUSEHOLDS

65

POPULATION DENSITY PER SQUARE MILE

18 yrs

AVERAGE LENGTH OF HOUSEHOLD OCCUPANCY

14,311

AVERAGE YEAR BUILT

7%

ADULTS WITH A BACHELOR'S DEGREE

14,311

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Alachua County Schools
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School NameAddressTypeRating
Alachua Elementary School13800 Northwest 152nd Place, Alachua, FL 32615, United StatesElementary School
Alachua eSchool2802 NE 8th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641, United StatesN/A
Kimball Wiles Elementary School4601 SW 75th St, Gainesville, FL 32608, United StatesElementary School
Irby Elementary School13505 NW 140th St, Alachua, FL 32615, United StatesElementary School
Glen Springs Elementary School2826 NW 31st Ave, Gainesville, FL 32605, United StatesElementary School
Professional Academies Magnet at Loften High School3000 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641, United StatesHigh School
Idylwild Elementary School4601 SW 20th Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32608, United StatesElementary School
Metcalfe Elementary School1250 NE 18th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609, United StatesElementary School
Bhaktivedanta Academy17414 NW 112th Blvd, Alachua, FL 32615, United StatesN/A
Lake Forest Elementary School4401 SE 4th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641, United StatesElementary School
A.L. Mebane Middle School16401 NW 140th St, Alachua, FL 32615, United StatesMiddle School
Santa Fe High School16213 US-441, Alachua, FL 32615, United StatesHigh School
Meadowbrook Elementary School11525 NW 39th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32606, United StatesElementary School
Alachua Learning Academy11100 W State Rd 235, Alachua, FL 32615, United StatesN/A
William S Talbot Elementary5701 NW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32653, United StatesElementary School
Trilogy School8700 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32606, United StatesN/A
High Springs Community School19559 High Springs Main St, High Springs, FL 32643, United StatesHigh School
Hidden Oak Elementary School2100 Fort Clarke Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606, United StatesElementary School
Littlewood Elementary School812 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605, United StatesElementary School
Lawton M Chiles Elementary2525 School House Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608, United StatesElementary School
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