Kissimmee, Florida is located in central Florida's Osceola County, just south of Orlando. It’s close to many of Florida's amusement parks, including the Walt Disney World Resort. The city lies along the northwest shore of Lake Tohopekaliga (nicknamed Lake Toho), and its lush Kissimmee Waterfront Park, situated along the lake, includes walking paths, playgrounds, and a fishing pier.

The median age in Kissimmee is 33.6 (compare this with the US median age of 37.4) and the average household size is 3.1 (the US average is 2.6). Kissimmee households boast a diverse makeup that includes:

Family in Kissimmee

- 47.2% are married
- 13.3% are divorced
- 30.3% are married with children
- 24.8% have children, but are single

Race in Kissimmee
- 24.5% are white
- 9.0% are black
- 2.8% are asian
- 0.0% are native american
- 0.4% claim Other
- 62.1% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

People who live here work in a variety of industries and professions. Because of it's proximity to the local amuesement parks, a number of people are employed by them.