Orlando, Florida 

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+15.3% since 2020

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Comfort Index (Climate)

2.2 / 9.1

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Best Places to Live in Orlando, Florida

Diverse resort city - East-central Florida, about 25 miles from the Atlantic Coast. November, April and March are the most pleasant months in Orlando, while August and July are the least comfortable months.
State: Florida
County: Orange County
Metro Area: Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metro Area
City: Orlando
Zip Codes: 32822, 32835, 32811, 32812, 32807, 32806, 32805, 32832, 32829, 32803, 14 total
Cost of Living: 3.3% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 106 ft above sea level

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Orlando, Fl Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Outdoor recreation
Strong job growth
Tourist impact
Hot, humid summers
Growth and sprawl

What Bert Has To Say About Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metro Area

Before Walt Disney World came to the area in the 1970’s, Orlando was a sleepy town with an economy based on citrus and cattle. Starting with the clandestine 1965 purchase of forty-three square miles of farmland southwest of the city and the opening of Walt Disney World in 1971, the city has become a major tourist destination and entertainment center. It is so much a tourist attraction, and known so well for its tourist venues, that evaluating it as a place to live is a challenge.


The unemployment rate in Orlando is 5.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Orlando jobs have increased by 3.9%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Orlando's cost of living is 3.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Orlando's Cost of Living

November, April and March are the most pleasant months in Orlando, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, Orange county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 60.9% to 37.8%. More Voting Stats

Orlando's population is 289,457 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 15.3%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 25.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Orlando is Real Estate: $294,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.6%.

Orlando public schools spend $9,506 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Orlando. More Education

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Housing Market in Orlando

It's a good time to buy in Orlando. Home Appreciation is up 11.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Orlando is $294,400.
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Reviews for Orlando   238 Reviews
A good place to live - 8/17/2022
I have lived in Orlando for 6 years. The environment, living costs, and housing costs are good. There are many fun places around Orlando. It's a good place to live in... Read More

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My thoughts on my life in Orlando - 3/22/2022
A lot of the reviews here are ridiculous. I will do my best to give an accurate take of my experience. I've lived in Orlando for 31 years - my entire life. I've lived... Read More

Orlando is a great place to live and work - 9/30/2021
I have lived in East Orlando for over 23 years. We do have some hot muggy summers, but generally, the weather is great almost all year round. There is so much to do,... Read More

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32822, 32835, 32811, 32812, 32807, 32806, 32805, 32832, 32829, 32803, 14 total


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