In 2017, Lakeland, FL had a population of 104k people with a median age of 41.3 and a median household income of $42,033. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lakeland, FL grew from 102,714 to 104,165, a 1.41% increase and its median household income grew from $40,918 to $42,033, a 2.72% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lakeland, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (61.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19.5%), White (Hispanic) (12.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.16%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.84%). N/A% of the people in Lakeland, FL speak a non-English language, and 94.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lakeland, FL are Southeastern University (897 degrees awarded in 2017), Florida Southern College (792 degrees), and Artistic Nails and Beauty Academy-Lakeland (55 degrees).
The median property value in Lakeland, FL is $119,700, and the homeownership rate is 56.3%. Most people in Lakeland, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20 minutes. The average car ownership in Lakeland, FL is 2 cars per household.