Data & Demographics

Major Employers

Greater Osceola is home to many internationally recognized firms, like

  • Tupperware Brands Corporation (corporate headquarters)
  • PepsiCo (Gatorade manufacturing and distribution)
  • McLane Suneast (distribution)
  • Lowe’s (distribution)
  • Mercury Marine (electronics and plastics manufacturing)

With 60 million visitors per year in Central Florida, Osceola County also has many visitor related employers

  • Disney (3,700 employees in Osceola County offices)
  • Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center
  • Omni ChampionsGate Resort
  • 545 accommodation and food service firms (13,309 employees)

Greater Osceola is home to many small businesses

  • 5,000 private sectors firms
  • 88.6 percent of the firms employ less than 20 people
  • Average of 12.6 employees per firm
  • 64 information technology firms pay an average of $53,527 per year

Healthcare firms have a major impact on the local economy

  • 9,922 people are employed in 542 healthcare and social assistance establishments
  • All five hospitals in Osceola County are undergoing expansions
  • Nicholson Center at Celebration Health has trained over 50,000 physicians from around the world in leading edge surgical and clinical techniques