Lakeland, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Lakeland, Florida Info Snack

Population
110,335
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
15.5%
Median Home
$160,400
Median Income
$50,136
Median Rent
$1,056

Lakeland SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8

Lakeland, FL Crime Report

3,217
Total Crimes
2,825.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
20.42%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lakeland
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,217 2,825.0 2,153.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 404 354.8 383.6 387.8
Murder 12 10.5 5.9 6.5
Robbery 80 70.3 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 254 223.0 280.1 279.7
Property Crime 2,813 2,470.2 1,769.4 1,958.2
Burglary 320 281.0 240.6 314.2
Larceny 2,275 1,997.8 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 218 191.4 176.1 246.0

Lakeland, FL Cost Of Living

90
Lakeland's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lakeland Florida National Average
Overall 90 98 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 104 107 100
Health 99 98 100
Housing 68 96 100
Transportation 101 102 100
Utilities 102 106 100

Lakeland, FL Photos

Rankings for Lakeland in Florida

Map Of Lakeland, FL

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Population over time in Lakeland

Year Population % Change
2020 110,335 4.1%
2019 105,958 1.7%
2018 104,165 1.4%
2017 102,714 1.4%
2016 101,302 1.4%
2015 99,942 1.0%
2014 98,970 0.7%
2013 98,317 0.9%
2012 97,480 0.9%
2011 96,623 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lakeland

White
59.9% (66,066)
African American
18.7% (20,612)
American Indian
0.3% (369)
Asian
1.9% (2,128)
Hawaiian
0.0% (40)
Other
0.6% (621)
Two Or More
2.2% (2,470)
Hispanic
16.3% (18,029)
Race Lakeland FL USA
White 59.9% 53.4% 60.1%
African American 18.7% 15.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 1.9% 2.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 16.3% 25.8% 18.2%

Gender in Lakeland

Female
51.8% (57,148)
Male
48.2% (53,187)
Gender Lakeland FL USA
Female 51.8% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lakeland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (4,413)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (7,723)
High School / GED
32.0% (35,307)
Some College
21.0% (23,170)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (11,033)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (18,756)
Master's Degree
6.0% (6,620)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,206)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,103)
Education Lakeland FL USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lakeland, Florida

Less than $10,000
7.4% (815,025)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (550,485)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.3% (1,134,005)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (1,399,074)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (1,601,509)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (2,152,523)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (1,335,912)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (1,205,360)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (366,021)
$200,000 or more
4.3% (473,581)
Income Lakeland FL USA
Less than $10,000 7.4% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.3% 9.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 9.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 13.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.3% 6.4% 8.3%

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