Lakeland is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 115,566, it is the 18th largest city in Florida and the 255th largest city in the United States. Lakeland is currently growing at a rate of 1.51% annually and its population has increased by 18.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 97,422 in 2010. Lakeland reached it's highest population of 115,566 in 2021. Spanning over 75 miles, Lakeland has a population density of 1,747 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lakeland is $67,899 with a poverty rate of 16.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $999 per month, and the median house value is $149,500. The median age in Lakeland is 41.1 years, 39.4 years for males, and 42.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.9 males.