Lakeland Information

Lakeland Information

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

General Lakeland Information

State: Florida

County: Polk County

Close cities: Crystal Lake, FL, Medulla, FL, Lakeland, FL, Gibsonia, FL, Highland City, FL, Winston, FL, Kathleen, FL, Fussels Corner, FL, Willow Oak, FL, Polk City, FL, Lakeland Highlands, FL

Lakeland Population (census data)
Total 92,796 (+14.6% since 2000)
Male 43,107 (46.5%)
Female 49,689 (53.5%)

Population Density: 2,024 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.5 (US Avg is 100)

Lakeland Elevation: 190 feet above sea level

Land Area: 45.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,409

Zip Codes: 33810, 33802, 33803, 33807, 33805, 33809, 33815, 33813, 33804, 33801, 33806, and 33811.

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Lakeland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (69.5%)
  • Black (21.3%)
  • Hispanic (6.4%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (12.5%)
  • English (11.1%)
  • Irish (10.3%)
  • United States (9.8%)
  • Italian (3.2%)
  • French (3.2%)
Foriegn Born: 4,424 people (4.8%)
  • Latin America (54.0%)
  • Europe (24.0%)
  • Asia (22.0%)

Local Lakeland Sports Teams

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

Lakeland School Information

High Schools
George W. Jenkins Senior High (6000 Lakeland Highlands, Lakeland, FL, 33813 - Polk County School District District)
Kathleen Senior High School (2600 Crutchfield Road, Lakeland, FL, 33805 - Polk County School District District)
Lake Gibson High School AOF (7007 North Socrum Loop Road, Lakeland, FL, 33809 - Polk County Public Schools District)
Lake Gibson Senior High School (7007 N Socrum Loop Road, Lakeland, FL, 33809 - Polk County School District District)
Lakeland Senior High School (726 Lake Hollingsworth Road, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)
Middle Schools
Crystal Lake Middle School (2410 N Crystal Lake Drive, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Kathleen Middle School (3627 Kathleen Pines, Lakeland, FL, 33810 - Polk County School District District)
Lake Gibson Middle School (6901 N Socrum Loop Road, Lakeland, FL, 33809 - Polk County School District District)
Lakeland Highlands Middle School (740 Lake Miriam Drive, Lakeland, FL, 33813 - Polk County School District District)
Lawton Chiles Middle Academy (400 N Florida Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Sleepy Hill Middle School (2215 Sleepy Hill Road, Lakeland, FL, 33810 - Polk County School District District)
Southwest Middle School (2815 South Eden Parkway, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Carlton Palmore Elementary School (3725 Cleveland Heights Boulevard, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)
Cleveland Court Elementary School (328 E Edgewood Drive, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)
Combee Elementary School (2805 Morgan Combee Road, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Crystal Lake Elementary School (700 Galvin Drive, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Dixieland Elementary School (416 W Ariana Street, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)
Dr. N. E. Roberts Elementary School (6600 Green Road, Lakeland, FL, 33810 - Polk County School District District)
Edgar L. Padgett Elementary (110 Leelon Road, Lakeland, FL, 33809 - Polk County School District District)
Griffin Elementary School (3315 Kathleen Road, Lakeland, FL, 33810 - Polk County School District District)
James W. Sikes Elementary School (2727 Shepheroad Road, Lakeland, FL, 33811 - Polk County School District District)
Jesse Keen Elementary School (815 Plateau Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33815 - Polk County School District District)
Kathleen Elementary School (3515 Sheretz Road, Lakeland, FL, 33810 - Polk County School District District)
Lakeland B.Elementary School T. Program (900 Lowery Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Lime Street Elementary School (1225 E Lime Street, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
McKeel Elementary Academy (411 N Florida Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Medulla Elementary School (850 Schoolhouse Road, Lakeland, FL, 33813 - Polk County School District District)
North Lakeland Elementary School Of Choice (410 W Robson Street, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Oscar J. Pope Elementary School (2730 Maine Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
R. Bruce Wagner Elementary School (5500 Yates Road, Lakeland, FL, 33811 - Polk County School District District)
R. Clem Churchwell Elementary School (8201 Park Byrd Road, Lakeland, FL, 33810 - Polk County School District District)
Scott Lake Elementary School (1140 E County Road 540A, Lakeland, FL, 33813 - Polk County School District District)
Socrum Elementary School (9400 Old Dade City Road, Lakeland, FL, 33810 - Polk County School District District)
South McKeel Elementary Academy (2222 Edgewood Drive South, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)
Southwest Elementary School (2650 Southwest Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)
Valleyview Elementary School (2900 E County Road 540-A, Lakeland, FL, 33813 - Polk County School District District)
Wendell Watson Elementary School (6800 Walt Williams Road, Lakeland, FL, 33809 - Polk County School District District)
Winston Elementary School (3415 Swindell Road, Lakeland, FL, 33810 - Polk County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
A.C.E. Charter School (710 E Bella Vista Street, Lakeland, FL, 33805 - Polk County School District District)
Achievement Academy (716 E Bella Vista Street, Lakeland, FL, 33805 - Polk County School District District)
Acs/Bill Duncan Opportunity Center (3333 Winter Lake Road, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)
Doris A. Sanders Learning Center (1201 Enchanted Drive, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Foundation School (1325 George Jenkins Boulevard, Lakeland, FL, 33802 - Polk County School District District)
Harrison School For The Arts (750 Hollingsworth Road, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Lakeland Montessori Schoolhouse (837 E Parker, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Lakeland Teen Parent Program (910 Lowry Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Life Skills Center (407 E Memorial Boulevard, Lakeland, FL, 33801 - Polk County School District District)
Lincoln Avenue Academy (1330 N Lincoln Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33805 - Polk County School District District)
Live Oaks Academy (2510 N Florida Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33805 - Polk County School District District)
Maynard E. Traviss Career Center (3225 Winter Lake Road, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)
McKeel Academy Of Technology (1810 W Parker Street, Lakeland, FL, 33815 - Polk County School District District)
Pace Center For Girls (3037 Lakeland Hills Boulevard Suite, Lakeland, FL, 33805 - Polk County School District District)
Rochelle School Of The Arts (1501 Martin L King Jr Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33805 - Polk County School District District)
Rosabelle W. Blake Academy (510 Hartsell Avenue, Lakeland, FL, 33815 - Polk County School District District)
The Apple School (3425 New Jersey Road, Lakeland, FL, 33803 - Polk County School District District)

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