Kissimmee, Florida – Fact Sheet

Picture a place where you can find excitement for everyone, and time to just be…together. Ideally located in Central Florida, Kissimmee is a place where epic adventures and dream-come-true moments happen. A place where you can stay your way at more than 70,000 accommodation options, including 50,000 vacation homes. Achieve vacation nirvana in the place where exhilaration meets relaxation.



Kissimmee is a city located in Osceola County, Florida. South of Orlando, Kissimmee is 25 minutes from Orlando International Airport (MCO).



As of 2018, Kissimmee has a population of 73,597.



Kissimmee offers great weather year-round, with an average yearly temperature of 71.75º Fahrenheit. During fall and winter, expect sunny days and perfect temperatures.


Theme Parks

Kissimmee is an accessible gateway to world-famous theme parks, including Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld Orlando, and LEGOLAND Florida.



Kissimmee offers more than 70,000 accommodation options, including luxury resorts, family-friendly hotels, and a wide range of vacation homes. Kissimmee is the Vacation Home Capital of the World®, with over 50,000 homes.



Sitting right on the headwaters of the Everglades, Kissimmee’s carefully preserved natural environment and various outdoor attractions offer visitors a chance to reconnect with nature. There’s much to do, including paddling excursions, zip line adventures, airboat rides, bike trails, bird watching, and more.



Kissimmee offers plenty of shopping options where visitors can get great deals every day, from designers to antiques. This includes shopping centers, outlet malls, and boutique stores.

The Experience Kissimmee Story:
Almost 50 years of vacation-making experience. More than 9,000,000 overnight visitors. And closer than the wave-of-a-wand away from world-famous theme parks and attractions, the headwaters of the Everglades, extraordinary natural wonders, and plates for every palate. We’re Experience Kissimmee, the official tourism authority for Osceola County, Florida. (That means we oversee sales and marketing for the destination.) We’re also the Vacation Home Capital of the World®, with more than 70,000 accommodation options, including luxury resorts, family-friendly hotels, and over 50,000 vacation homes.

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