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.
Unlike some towns, Osceola isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Osceola are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Osceola is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Osceola who work in office and administrative support (15.53%), sales jobs (12.00%), and healthcare (7.37%).
Osceola is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Osceola’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The percentage of adults in Osceola who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.65% of the adults in Osceola have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Osceola in 2010 was $22,605, 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 $90,420 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 Italian.
The most common language spoken in Osceola is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.