Kissimmee is a city in Osceola County Florida, and at the time of the 2010 census had a population of 59,682. Kissimmee is the county seat of Osceola County and is the principal city in the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metropolitan Area. Kissimmee has a total area of 17.32 square miles of which 16.7 square miles is land in 0.6 square miles is water. Downtown Kissimmee lies at the intersection of US Highway 17/ 92 and US Highway 192. Kissimmee has a modest downtown consisting mainly of historic residences, small shops, and restaurants. A driving force in the downtown economy is the University of Central Florida.
The Houston Astros conduct spring training in Kissimmee in the Osceola County Stadium. Kissimmee is also home to the annual NCCAA Men's Soccer National Championship tournament. Shopping venues are plentiful with The Loop, a large outdoor shopping mall that features many famous name brand stores and a multiplex theater, as well as Plaza Del Sol, a unique Spanish-style marketplace. Kissimmee is home to the world-renowned Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld, Lake Buena Vista, and Walt Disney World Resort. The top employer in Kissimmee is the Osceola County School District followed by the Walt Disney Company. Children in Kissimmee attend schools in the School District of Osceola County. Kissimmee has a humid subtropical climate characterized by hot humid summers and generally mild to cool winters.
Condominiums, townhomes, single- family homes, and lots upon which to build a custom home are all real estate options available in the Kissimmee area. The average listing price for a condo is about $163,745 with prices going up to as much as $459,000 for those offering more services and amenities. The average listing price for a single-family home is approximately $226,200 with prices going up to around $1,725,000 for larger homes on spacious lots. The average listing price for a lot is about $288,699 with prices going up to as much as $5,315,000 for lots in exceptional locations such as highly desirable waterfront properties. Contact us today with any questions or to schedule an appointment to see any of our amazing properties in Kissimmee, Florida or in any neighboring community.