Kissimmee, Florida - Facts & Figures
Kissimmee, Florida calls itself "A community of neighborhoods for families." The city is home to the Houston Astros for spring training, and the NCCAA men's National Soccer Tournament, both of which benefit residents and draw in tourists. Kissimmee is also close to Universal Orlando, Disney, and SeaWorld theme parks and offer transportation from their city to these parks. This adds to the tourism sector of the economy, as well as the related industries of food service and hospitalities. The huge and luxurious Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center is also located in Kissimmee.
- Population: 61,346
- Industries: Management, Business, and Financial Operations; Professional and Related Occupations; Service; Sales and Office; Farming, Fishing, and Forestry; Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance; Production, Transportation, and Material Moving
- Area Codes: 321, 407
- ZIP Codes: 34741, 34742, 34743, 34744, 34745, 34746, 34747, 34758, 34759
- Surrounding Cities: Southwest Orange, FL; Tampa, FL; Campbell, FL; Hunters Creek, FL; Yeehaw Junction, FL; Meadow Woods, FL; Southchase, FL; Williamsburg, FL; Celebration, FL; Lake Buena Vista, FL