Lakeland Information

Lakeland Information

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

General Lakeland Information

State: Tennessee

County: Shelby County

Close cities: Brunswick, TN, Eads, TN, Hickory Withe, TN, Arlington, TN, Brighton, TN, Gallaway, TN, Cordova, TN, Germantown, TN, Ellendale, TN, Bartlett, TN

Lakeland Population (census data)
Total 8,028 (+15.7% since 2000)
Male 3,913 (48.7%)
Female 4,115 (51.3%)

Population Density: 456 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 89.1 (US Avg is 100)

Lakeland Elevation: 400 feet above sea level

Land Area: 17.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $65,872

Zip Codes: 38002.

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Lakeland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (90.7%)
  • Black (5.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Chinese (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (18.7%)
  • Irish (15.2%)
  • English (12.0%)
  • German (11.5%)
  • Scottish (3.9%)
  • Italian (3.3%)
Foriegn Born: 174 people (2.2%)
  • Europe (41.7%)
  • Asia (29.2%)
  • Latin America (16.7%)
  • Africa (12.5%)

Local Lakeland Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: St. Louis Cardinals, Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Memphis, University of Tennessee

Lakeland School Information

Elementary Schools
Lakeland Elementary School (10050 Oak Seed Lane, Lakeland, TN, 38002 - Shelby County School District District)

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