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Information about Gainesville

The city of Gainesville is located in the state of Florida. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Gainesville City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Gainesville by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Gainesville’s Administration

Address of Gainesville city hallGainesvilleCity hall Gainesville
PO Box 490

Gainesville FL 32602
United States

http://www.cityofgainesville.org
City hall phone number+1 352-334-5010
City hall fax number+1 352-334-3119
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Gainesville FL official websitewww.cityofgainesville.org
Gainesville mayorCraig Lowe

Gainesville town demography

Name of Gainesville town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants124 433 population13 / 203
Gainesville town population density2 533,6 pop/sq mi (978,2 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Gainesville, FL

How to get a passport in Gainesville FL ? There are 4 passport offices in Gainesville, try one of these
Name Street Phone
ALACUHA COUNTY CLERK OF COURT - FAMILY/CIVIL JUSTICE CENTER201 E UNIVERSITY AVE3523743636
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA - MAIL AND DOCUMENT SERVICES3030 RADIO RD3523921134
USPS MAIN STREET STATION1401 N MAIN ST3523763757
USPS UNIVERSITY STATION1630 NW 1ST AVE3523763757

Schools in Gainesville FL

Elementary schools in Gainesville

Alachua Virtual Instruction Program (District Provided)

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 41

Boulware Springs Charter

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 156

C. W. Norton Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 673

Caring & Sharing Learning School

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 149

Early Learning Academy At Duval

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 425

Expressions Learning Arts Academy

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 92

Fearnside Family Services Center

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : PK
Students : 53

Genesis Preparatory School

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 3
Students : 63

Glen Springs Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 499

Hidden Oak Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 792

Idylwild Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 803

J. J. Finley Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 650

Joseph Williams Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 628

Kimball Wiles Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 826

Lake Forest Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 352

Lawton M. Chiles Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 716

Littlewood Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 720

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 264

Meadowbrook Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 810

Myra Terwilliger Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 680

Prairie View Academy

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : PK

Stephen Foster Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 529

The Einstein School Inc.

District of Alachua
Low grade : 2, High grade : 8
Students : 107

The One Room School House Project

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 237

W. A. Metcalfe Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 316

Wiles Head Start

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : PK
Students : 92

William S. Talbot Elementary School

District of Alachua
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 687

Middle schools in Gainesville

Fort Clarke Middle School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 941

Howard W. Bishop Middle School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 723

Kanapaha Middle School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 973

One Room Middle School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 40

Westwood Middle School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 972

High schools in Gainesville

Alachua Academy

District of Alachua
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 23

Alachua Mycroschool Of Integrated Academics And Technologies

District of Alachua
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 206

Eastside High School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1404

F. W. Buchholz High School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2253

Gainesville High School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1815

Siatech Gainesville

District of Alachua
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 219

Alternative schools in Gainesville

A.Quinn Jones Center

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 91

Abraham Lincoln Middle School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 9
Students : 720

Alachua County Jail

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12

Alachua Eschool (Virtual Franchise)

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 111

Alachua Regional Juvenile Detention Center

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 24

Alachua Virtual Instruction Program

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 12

Amikids

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 34

Hospital Homebound

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 29

P. K. Yonge Virtual Franchise

District of Uf Lab School
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12

P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School

District of Uf Lab School
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 1150

Pace

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 50

Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 264

Resilience Charter School Inc

District of Alachua
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 69

Sidney Lanier Center

District of Alachua
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 154

Private schools in Gainesville

Brentwood School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 247

Christian Life Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 11
Students : 29

Cornerstone Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 188

Flowers Montessori

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 45

Heart Pine School

Low grade : 1, High grade : 7
Students : 55

Kiddie Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 65

Millhopper Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 219

Passage Christian Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 49

Queen Of Peace Catholic Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 474

St Francis Catholic High School

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 186

St Patrick Interparish School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 355

The Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 2
Students : 96

The Rock School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 448

Trilogy School

Low grade : 1, High grade : 12
Students : 59

Windsor Christian Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 11
Students : 42

Z L Sung Sda School

Low grade : 1, High grade : 9
Students : 12

schools in Gainesville


Schools near Gainesville

The top 3 most popular banks in Gainesville

There are 52 bank branches in Gainesville.
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in town with 9, followed by Bank of America, National Association with 5 and then Ameris Bank with 5.

Find below all banks in Gainesville :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association9Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Ameris Bank5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
SunTrust Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Compass Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Capital City Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
CenterState Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Federal Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citizens State Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
TD Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Regions Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Community Bank and Trust of Florida2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Drummond Community Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Renasant Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Columbia Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Florida Capital Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Bank and Trust1Limited Service Loan Production Office


More info about banks in Gainesville

Gainesville town administrative number

Gainesville town code1225175
Gainesville town postcode32602

Transport modes in Gainesville

Airport
Gainesville Regional Airport 7 km
Ocala International Airport 58 km
Cross City Airport 73.9 km

Gainesville town territory

Gainesville town area49,11 sq mi (127,20 km²)
Gainesville town altitude148 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 29.6834
Longitude: -82.3433
Latitude: 29° 41' 0'' North
Longitude: 82° 20' 36'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Gainesville town’s neighbouring towns

Gainesville neighbouring towns
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AlachuaNeighbouring townsMicanopy
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Gainesville neighbouring towns
Alachua 15.9 kmLa Crosse 18.4 kmMicanopy 20.6 km
Waldo 20.9 kmBrooker 22.8 kmArcher 23.2 km
Newberry 24.8 kmHawthorne 27.1 kmHigh Springs 27.5 km
Hampton 28.3 kmMcIntosh 28.6 kmWorthington Springs 29.1 km
Keystone Heights 31.9 kmStarke 36.8 kmLake Butler 37.2 km
Williston 37.2 kmReddick 37.8 kmBronson 38.9 km
Raiford 43.5 kmInterlachen 43.9 kmFort White 44.6 km

Distance between Gainesville and country’s main cities

New York City : 1440 kmLos Angeles : 3427 kmChicago : 1436 km
Houston : 1260 kmPhiladelphia : 1324 kmPhoenix : 2842 km
San Antonio : 1565 kmSan Diego : 3315 kmDallas : 1414 km
San Jose : 3733 kmJacksonville : 98 km closestIndianapolis : 1176 km
San Francisco : 3841 kmAustin : 1486 kmColumbus : 1148 km

Hotel offers in Gainesville

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Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center
Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center
Address : 1250 West University Avenue : 113 $US / 519 $US - 165
Steps from the University of Florida, this hotel features a 14,000 square foot rooftop pool and sun terrace. Guest rooms provide free Wi-Fi, coffee facilities and cable TV.
Nearby hotel : Econo Lodge University
Econo Lodge University
Address : 2649 Southwest 13th Street : 60 $US / 120 $US - 53
Just 1.5 miles from the University of Florida, this Gainesville hotel features a daily continental breakfast and free parking. Offering a simple design, rooms include a cable TV and free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : Value Place - Gainesville
Value Place - Gainesville
Address : 5505 Southwest 41st Boulevard : 60 $US / 0 $US - 124
Offering free Wi-Fi access and accessible rooms, this Gainesville, Florida motel is located 6.9 km from University of Florida. Interstate 75 is 650 m from the property.
Nearby hotel : La Quinta Inn Gainesville
La Quinta Inn Gainesville
Address : 920 Northwest 69th Terrace : 59 $US / 0 $US - 134
Offering breakfast and free Wi-Fi, this Gainesville property is conveniently located off Highway 75. A year-round outdoor pool is available to all guests. The University of Florida is 5 miles away.
Nearby hotel : Days Inn - University
Days Inn - University
Address : 1901 Southwest 13th Street : 44 $US / 175 $US - 78
This Gainesville motel is 8 minutes’ walk from the University of Florida and within 2 miles from the trails and nature walks of Sweetwater Preserve. Guests will enjoy a daily continental breakfast and outdoor pool.

Leisure and activities in the Gainesville town’s surrounding area

Zoo
Santa Fe Community College Teaching Zoo
Golf course
Mark Bostick Golf Course at The University of FloridaMeadowbrook Golf Club
Turkey Creek Golf and Country Club
to Alachua 10.7 km
Gainesville Country Club
Haile Plantation Golf & Country ClubWest End Golf Course