What’s it like to live in Kissimmee, FL?
Kissimmee is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 69,152 people and 30 constituent neighborhoods, Kissimmee is the 44th largest community in Florida.
Kissimmee is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kissimmee is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Kissimmee who work in office and administrative support (17.31%), sales jobs (14.72%), and food service (11.89%).
One downside of living in Kissimmee, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.60 minutes every day commuting to work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Kissimmee rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.62% of adults 25 and older in Kissimmee have a bachelor’s degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Kissimmee in 2010 was $16,943, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $67,772 for a family of four. However, Kissimmee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.