|Otter Creek, Florida|
Location in Levy County and the state of Florida
Otter Creek is located at .
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.8 km2). 1.4 square miles (3.7 km2) of it is land and 0.019 square miles (0.05 km2) of it (1.28%) is water.
In the 1930s to 1940s Otter Creek was the second largest community in Levy County, with a population approaching 1,000.
The loss of a lumber mill that made cypress "flitches" for citrus crates and the discontinuation of two railroads which bisected the town led to a steady population decline.
In 2007 the town council created a local historic district consisting of neighborhoods with "company town" residences that date from the 19th and early 20th century.