Old Town is an unincorporated community in Dixie County, Florida, United States, located at US 19–ALT 27-98 and State Road 349.
Old Town is located at 29°36′04″N 82°58′55″W (29.6011, -82.9819), about 40 miles southwest of Gainesville and 12 miles northwest of Chiefland.
Historic places in Old Town include:
For health care, Old Town has a small urgent-care center; but in emergencies, patients are airlifted to Gainesville hospitals. Physical therapy and other rehabilitative services are available in Chiefland.
Residents are served by Dixie District Schools. Old Town Elementary School is located in Old Town. Old Town is also served by secondary schools in Cross City: Ruth Rains Middle School, and Dixie County High School.
Guy Gabaldon, World War II Marine who had convinced some 1,300 Japanese soldiers to surrender on Saipan and Tinian islands.