Osceola County Information

Osceola in Florida occupies 1,506 square miles and has a 2006 population of 244,045, a change from a 2000 population of 172,493 and 107,728 in 1990. 13.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 15.4% percent is 25-35, and 15% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 1,190 acts of violent crime reported in Osceola in 2004, a change from 1,194 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 4,084 people: 3.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.3%.

Read more about Osceola, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyOsceola 
StateFlorida 
Land Area1,506 sq. milesRanked 441 of 3,140
Population 2006244,045Ranked 251 of 3,140
Population 2005231,482 
Population 2000172,493Ranked 315 of 3,140
Population 1990107,728Ranked 428 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion84.4% 
African American10.1% 
Asian American2.8% 
Native American.6% 
Pacific Islander.2% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.3% 
Population 5 to 1414.4% 
Population 15 to 2413.8% 
Population 25 to 3415.4% 
Population 35 to 4415% 
Population 45 to 5413.1% 
Population 55 to 649.6% 
Population 65 to 746.5% 
Population 75 and up4.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1,1901,194
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes102 
Robberies221 
Aggravated Assaults862 
Total Property Crimes8,9169,224
Burglaries2,960 
Larceny Thefts5,323 
Motor Vehicle Thefts633 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population121,18989,582
Unemployed Population4,0842,943
Unemployment Rate3.4%3.3%

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