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-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.


Diverse resort city - East-central Florida, about 25 miles from the Atlantic Coast See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Florida
County: Osceola County
Metro Area: Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Kissimmee, Poinciana, ... 7 total
Zip Codes: 34744, 34741, ... 12 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 106 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Osceola

    The unemployment rate in Osceola County is 5.10 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Osceola County jobs have Increased by 2.50 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Osceola County's cost of living is 1.70% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Osceola County's Cost of Living
    Osceola County's population is 323,993 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 200.75 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Osceola County is $166,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -21.93%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Osceola County public schools spend $8,763 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.9 students per teacher in Osceola County. Learn more...

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