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Lake Buena Vista is a city in Orange County, Florida, United States. It is mostly known for being the mailing address for Walt Disney World—although almost all of the resort facilities, including all four theme parks, are physically located in the adjacent city of Bay Lake. It is one of two Florida municipalities controlled by The Walt Disney Company, the other being Bay Lake. The permanent residential population of Lake Buena Vista was 10 at the 2010 census. Lake Buena Vista is part of the Orlando–Kissimmee–Sanford Metropolitan Statistical Area.


The Lake Buena Vista tourism has made this city popular as one of the best family-friendly destinations in Florida. Owing to myriad list of activities like waterparks and gaming zones, not to mention some terrific accommodations, this Floridian gem is simply brilliant. If you were to compare this place to its other state counterparts, it is much mellower on the crowd’s front, yet there are no compromises on the entertainment quotient.

Speaking of attractions, this city is home to the iconic Walt Disney World. Shopaholics can shop to their heart’s content at the Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores. one cannot miss out on the number of incredible spas sprawling across the city. The La Nouba - Cirque du Soleil, Discovery Cove, Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe are some of the most notable things to do and see in Lake Buena Vista.

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Facts and Stats for Lake Buena Vista*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lake Buena Vista

    Know the pollution level of Lake Buena Vista before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 100 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
  • Lake Buena Vista: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lake Buena Vista for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lake Buena Vista.

    • Burglary and Theft 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 40 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 29.17 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Lake Buena Vista - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 51.32 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 24.14 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 84.72 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.78 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Lake Buena Vista

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lake Buena Vista

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 62.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.05 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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