Demographics

Branson is located in southwest Missouri, 35 miles south of Springfield on U.S. 65. It is ranked 25th for overnight leisure vacation destinations in the country. Branson is a year-round destination. Throughout the year, there are many special events including those during Ozark Mountain Spring (March-April-May) Veterans Homecoming (November) and Ozark Mountain Christmas (November-December).

DEMOGRAPHICSAbout the Branson Lakes Area

  • 10,520 – Branson Population (2010 )
  • 83,877 – Taney and Stone County Population (2010)
  • 20.7 Square Miles
  • $458,772,601,00 Total Assessed Property Value
  • 200+ Shops/Retailers
  • 35,000 Restaurant Seats
  • 16,500 Hotel/Motel Rooms
  • 12 Golf Courses (Several ranked nationally)
  • 100 Shows
  • 57,000+Theater Seats

Source: Branson/Lakes Area CVB (2014 Fact Sheet)