Lake City Information

Lake City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lake City, FL

General Lake City Information

State: Florida

County: Columbia County

Close cities: Watertown, FL, Worthington Springs, FL, Five Points, FL, Fort White, FL, Lake City, FL, Branford, FL, White Springs, FL, Wellborn, FL, Lulu, FL

Lake City Population (census data)
Total 12,277 (+20.8% since 2000)
Male 5,810 (47.3%)
Female 6,467 (52.7%)

Population Density: 1,162 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.7 (US Avg is 100)

Lake City Elevation: 188 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,005

Zip Codes: 32025, 32024, 32056, and 32055.

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Lake City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (57.3%)
  • Black (37.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (11.9%)
  • German (7.3%)
  • English (6.7%)
  • Irish (5.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.5%)
  • Italian (1.5%)
Foriegn Born: 309 people (2.5%)
  • Latin America (51.9%)
  • Asia (29.6%)
  • Europe (18.5%)

Local Lake City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Tampa Bay Rays,
NFL Football: Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
NBA Basketball: , Orlando Magic
NHL Hockey: Tampa Bay Lightning
NCAA Sports: University of Florida, Jacksonville University

Lake City School Information

High Schools
Columbia High School (469 SE Fighting Tiger Drive, Lake City, FL, 32025 - Columbia County School District District)
Middle Schools
Lake City Middle School (843 SW Arlington Boulevard, Lake City, FL, 32025 - Columbia County School District District)
Richardson Middle School (646 SE Pennsylvania Street, Lake City, FL, 32025 - Columbia County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Columbia City Elementary School (7438 SW State Road 47, Lake City, FL, 32024 - Columbia County School District District)
Eastside Elementary School (256 SE Beech Street, Lake City, FL, 32025 - Columbia County School District District)
Five Points Elementary School (303 NW Johnson Street, Lake City, FL, 32055 - Columbia County School District District)
Melrose Park Elementary School (820 SE Putnam Street, Lake City, FL, 32025 - Columbia County School District District)
Niblack Elementary School (837 NE Broadway Avenue, Lake City, FL, 32055 - Columbia County School District District)
Summers Elementary School (1388 SW McFarlane Avenue, Lake City, FL, 32025 - Columbia County School District District)
Westside Elementary School (1956 SW CR 252B, Lake City, FL, 32024 - Columbia County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Challenge Learning Center (1301 NW Labonte Lane, Lake City, FL, 32055 - Columbia County School District District)
Columbia County Superintendent's Office (372 W Duval Street, Lake City, FL, 32055 - Columbia County School District District)
Damascus Road Project (519 E Washington Street, Lake City, FL, 32055 - Columbia County School District District)

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