Kissimmee, Florida is a small city with just under 68,000 residents. At an average age of just over 35, the city's population skews younger than most cities in Florida. Home ownership is less common than renting in the area, and 40% of residents own their homes. The average rent of $1,078 a month is just below the state average.
Kissimmee has an average commute time of about 32 minutes, slower than the Florida average of about 29 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the most common mode of getting to work, opted for by 43% of commuters, while public transportation isn't widely used. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.
Among Kissimmee residents over the age of 25, 10% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are two primary industries in Kissimmee: entertainment and retail. Combined, these industries account for 22% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, making it the top profession in the city. With an average annual income of around $50K, Kissimmee workers take home about $17,000 less than the average Florida resident. Kissimmee's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.