Lakeland Polk County, Florida

Lakeland: City in Polk County, Florida, United States

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About

Lakeland is a city located in the county of Polk in the U.S. state of Florida. Its population at the 2010 census was 97,422 and a population density of 502 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 115,283 inhabitants.

The city was created 146 years ago in 1874.

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Geography

Lakeland is located at 28°2'22"N 81°56'59"W (28.0394700, -81.9498000).

Lakeland map

Weather

Lakeland forecast: Sunny, with a high near 87. more

Lakeland Quick Facts

Population : 115,283 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida (United States)
County : Polk County
Postal code : 33801–33815
Phone Area Codes : 863
Area : 194.06 km2
Altitude : 463 feet / 141 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1875 (146 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−04:00, UTC−05:00
Local time : 13:25:34 (27th October 2021)
Density : 594 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 15.49% (2010-2020)
Weather : 87℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Lakeland increased by 15.49% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 97,422 - census
2011 98,834 1.43% estimation process
2012 99,000 0.17% estimation process
2013 100,326 1.32% estimation process
2014 102,034 1.67% estimation process
2015 103,550 1.46% estimation process
2016 105,837 2.16% estimation process
2017 107,712 1.74% estimation process
2018 110,421 2.45% estimation process
2019 112,136 1.53% estimation process
2020 115,283 2.73% estimation process

Lakeland zip code is 33801. County name: Polk, County fips: 12105

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Local Places in Lakeland

1 City of Lakeland
Rating: 3.5 (21)

Address: 228 S Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801 ➦ Show Map

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City of Lakeland
2 Code Enforcement Office
Rating: 1 (9)

Address: 1104 Martin L King Jr Ave, Lakeland, FL 33805 ➦ Show Map

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Code Enforcement Office
3 Lakeland City Commission at City Hall
Rating: 1 (3)

Address: 228 S Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801 ➦ Show Map

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Lakeland City Commission at City Hall
4 Lakeland Sister Cities

Address: 228 S Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Lakeland (124)

People born in Lakeland, including recording artist; singer Faith Evans, model Kara Monaco, politician and judge Charles T. Canady, you can see a list of people who born in Lakeland.

  • Rhea Durham (American model) she was born in 01/07/1978
  • Frances Langford (Singer, actress (1913-2005)) she was born in 04/04/1913
  • Andrew Reynolds (American skateboarder) he was born in 06/06/1978
  • April Grace (American actress) she was born in 12/05/1962
  • Chris Richard (American basketball player, NCAA Tournament champion) he was born in 25/12/1984
  • Scott Kelby (American writer) he was born in 07/07/1960
  • Lawton Chiles (Chairman of the Senate Special Committee on Aging (1930-1998)) he was born in 03/04/1930
  • Joe Nemechek (American racing driver) he was born in 26/09/1963
  • Alton R. Waldon (American politician) he was born in 21/12/1936
  • Dennis A. Ross (US Congressman from Florida) he was born in 18/10/1959
  • J. D. Sumner (American singer) he was born in 19/11/1924
  • Marrese Crump (American actor) he was born in 04/01/1982
  • Martha Munizzi (American actress and singer) she was born in 26/02/1968
  • John Wood (Representative in the House of Representatives of the U.S. state of Florida) he was born in 07/12/1952
  • Chris Sale (American baseball pitcher) he was born in 30/03/1989
  • DeRon Hayes (French basketball player, played collegiately for Penn State Nittany Lions) he was born in 13/04/1970
  • Drew Hutchison (American professional baseball player) he was born in 22/08/1990
  • Lauren Miller (actress) she was born in 24/07/1982

Schools in Lakeland

College & universities near Lakeland, FL

Code Name City ZIP
134079 Florida Southern College Lakeland (FL) 33801-5698
460701 Artistic Nails and Beauty Academy-Lakeland Lakeland (FL) 33801
137564 Southeastern University Lakeland (FL) 33801-6034
135522 Traviss Technical College Lakeland (FL) 33803
491145 Empire Beauty School-Lakeland Lakeland (FL) 33809-0514

Stations (16)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lakeland, FL

Code Name Address Type
LAK Lakeland 600 East Main Street RAIL
LKL Lakeland 600 East Main Street RAIL
WTH Winter Haven 1800 7th St SW RAIL
DDE Dade City, Florida 14218 US Highway 98 OTHER
TPA Union Station 601 North Nebraska Ave RAIL

Post offices near Lakeland

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dixieland Post Office Lakeland (FL) 33803
Downtown Lakeland Post Office Lakeland (FL) 33815
Lakeland Post Office Lakeland (FL) 33805
Eaton Park Post Office Eaton Park (FL) 33840
Southside Postal Stor Post Office Lakeland (FL) 33813

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Polk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Polk County , FL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Winter Haven 46,578 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Haines City 26,009 City in Polk County, Florida, United States of America
Bartow 20,201 County seat of Polk County, Florida
Lake Wales 17,693 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Auburndale 17,204 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Citrus Ridge 13,285 Census designated place in Florida
Lakeland Highlands 11,056 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Highland City 10,834 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Cypress Gardens 8,917 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Medulla 8,892 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Davenport 7,301 City in Florida
Willow Oak 6,732 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Kathleen 6,332 Census designated place
Lake Alfred 6,331 City in Polk County, Florida, United States of America
Fort Meade 6,260 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Combee Settlement 5,577 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida

Distance to Other Cities

Lakeland distances to largest Florida cities