Osceola is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,484 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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Osceola who work in sales jobs (13.84%), office and administrative support (13.62%), and healthcare (6.41%).
Also of interest is that Osceola has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Osceola is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Osceola really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Osceola perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Being a small town, Osceola does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Osceola are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.28% of adults in Osceola having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Osceola in 2018 was $25,537, 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 $102,148 for a family of four. However, Osceola contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Osceola is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. 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 German, Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Osceola is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Langs. of India.