Orlando s population is 2.5M, with a total workforce of 1.3M. The labor market grew by 59,700 jobs over the past year, up by 4.7%. The median household income in Orlando is $57,177, 3.8% higher than last year and 6.8% below the national average of $61,372. In the housing market, total permits issued totaled 25,495 over the last twelve months, up 10.3% year-over-year. Orlando has 428 active new home projects on the market, 4.9% fewer than the 450 from last year. The average list price in the market is $347,012, 1.3% higher than last year and 12.0% above the national average. Over the last three months, new home contracts decreased by 24.7% to 2,832. Kissimmee and Winter Garden had the highest concentration of the new home contracts in the Orlando market.