Osceola is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,477 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Osceola is the 184th largest community in Indiana.
Osceola is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Osceola is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Osceola who work in office and administrative support (14.75%), sales jobs (10.64%), and management occupations (7.22%).
Because of many things, Osceola is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Osceola a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Osceola has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Osceola’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The citizens of Osceola are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.16% of adults in Osceola have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Osceola in 2010 was $21,672, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,688 for a family of four. However, Osceola contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Osceola home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Osceola residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Osceola include Irish, English, Polish, and Belgian.
The most common language spoken in Osceola is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.