The county of Marion is located in Florida and was founded in 1844. There are 343,254 residents in Marion who have access to courthouses in Ocala. In general, each county has a full set of courts, from traffic court to superior and appellate court; supreme courts are usually located in the state capital. Florida is part of the 1th federal circuit court as well.
There are 56,315 residents in Ocala, which is 45.9 square miles and 104ft above sea level. It was settled in 1849 and is governed by a Council-manager local government.