Lakeland, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 12,618 (84% urban, 16% rural).
Population change since 2000: +83.9%
Males: 6,138  (48.6%)
Females: 6,480  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

38.5 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 38016.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $105,401 (it was $58,897 in 2000)
Lakeland:

$105,401
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $43,178 (it was $28,956 in 2000)

Lakeland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $273,437 (it was $144,700 in 2000)
Lakeland:

$273,437
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $330,853; detached houses: $341,163; townhouses or other attached units: $192,023; mobile homes: $46,398

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,246.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lakeland: 87.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.3%
(3.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.2% for Black residents, 5.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lakeland, TN (2010)
    • 10,10981.3%White alone
    • 1,1599.3%Black alone
    • 5514.4%Asian alone
    • 4243.4%Hispanic
    • 1521.2%Two or more races
    • 270.2%American Indian alone
    • 70.06%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Lakeland detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Lakeland, Tennessee as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lakeland is 6,255 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Lakeland, TN City Guides:

Ancestries: American (12.6%), English (10.5%), Irish (8.1%), German (5.8%), Italian (3.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1977

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 17.6 square miles.

Population density: 716 people per square mile   (low).

Lakeland, Tennessee map

853 residents are foreign born (1.7% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).

This city:

6.8%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,773 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,085 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (15.4 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (437.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Arlington, TN (2.2 miles ),
Fisherville, TN (2.3 miles ),
Bartlett, TN (2.4 miles ),
Rosemark, TN (3.0 miles ),
Hickory Withe, TN (3.0 miles ),
Gallaway, TN (3.1 miles ),
Germantown, TN (3.2 miles ),
Millington, TN (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 35.23 N, Longitude: 89.74 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,567 (-36.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 546 (8.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 901

Distribution of median household income in Lakeland, TN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lakeland, TN in 2017

Property values in Lakeland, TN

Lakeland satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +4,212 (+158.9%).
Most common industries in Lakeland, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Truck transportation (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Truck transportation (9.3%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.3%)
  • Educational services (11.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.1%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Lakeland, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Computer specialists (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (8.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)

Average climate in Lakeland, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lakeland, Tennessee average temperatures Lakeland, Tennessee average precipitation Lakeland, Tennessee humidity Lakeland, Tennessee wind speed Lakeland, Tennessee snowfall Lakeland, Tennessee sunshine Lakeland, Tennessee clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.7. This is about average.

City:

68.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.232. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.232
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.395. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.395
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 19.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.10
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Lakeland-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 101% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.4 miles away from the Lakeland city center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.8 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lakeland-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 43.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.2 miles away from Lakeland center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.5 miles away from Lakeland center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 134.2 miles away from Lakeland center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 49.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 245.1 miles away from Lakeland center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Shelby County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 7, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lakeland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lakeland:

  • GALLERIA DIALYSIS (9160 HWY 64 EAST)
  • MEMPHIS GALLERIA HOMETRAINING (9045 HWY 64)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Lakeland:

  • LAKESIDE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEM (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MEMPHIS, TN)
  • DSI GALLERIA (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; MEMPHIS, TN)
  • FMC BARTLETT (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; BARTLETT, TN)
  • THE KINGS DAUGHTERS AND SONS (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BARTLETT, TN)
  • SAINT FRANCIS BARTLETT MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; BARTLETT, TN)
  • ARLINGTON DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Hospital, about 5 miles away; ARLINGTON, TN)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE OF WEST TENNESSEE, INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; BARTLETT, TN)

Amtrak station near Lakeland:

  • 20 miles: MEMPHIS (545 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lakeland:

  • Rhodes College (about 16 miles; Memphis, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,052)
  • University of Memphis (about 16 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 19 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 45 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)
  • Union University (about 59 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 60 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 62 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)

Public school in Lakeland:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Shelby County Fire Department Station 65 and 66 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Shopping Center: Lakeland Factory Outlet Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Lakeland include: Sunset Church (A), Greater Bush Grove Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Land Cemetery (1), Log Union Cemetery (2), Chambers Chapel Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Paradise Lake (A), Lakeland Lake (B), Lakeland Sewage Pond (C), Fogelman Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Hall Creek (A), Cypress Creek (B), Scotts Creek (C), Oliver Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Days Inn Lakeland (9822 Huff Puff Road).

Shelby County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

78.4%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.5%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Lakeland (2011 data):

  • First Tennessee Bank, National Association: Schnucks Hwy 64 Branch at 9025 Highway 64, branch established on 2004/10/27. Info updated 2009/09/08: Bank assets: $24,563.4 mil, Deposits: $16,402.1 mil, headquarters in Memphis, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 180 total offices, Holding Company: First Horizon National Corporation
  • SunTrust Bank: Countrybridge Kroger Branch at 9050 Highway 64, branch established on 1992/03/22. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Trustmark National Bank: Lakeland Branch at 3714 Canada Road, branch established on 1988/01/23. Info updated 2012/03/26: Bank assets: $9,612.1 mil, Deposits: $7,410.1 mil, headquarters in Jackson, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 186 total offices, Holding Company: Trustmark Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Lakeland:

Marital status in Lakeland, TN
  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 6.8%

For population 25 years and over in Lakeland:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Tennessee average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lakeland
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lakeland, TN (based on Shelby County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant260,401504
Black Protestant150,894292
Mainline Protestant87,990127
Catholic61,20229
Other26,52068
Orthodox1,1256
None339,512-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 186
Shelby County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 13
Shelby County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 49
This county:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 386
This county:

4.25 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 556
Here:

6.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.3%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.8%
State:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.2%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

55.9%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lakeland:

57.1%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Lakeland:

28.5
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.0%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.6%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lakeland:

35.2%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Lakeland:

63.1%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Lakeland:

82.3%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lakeland, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 10$27,882$33,4581$2,094
Other Government Administration 7$25,093$43,0170$0
Streets and Highways 6$18,695$37,3900$0
Sewerage 4$12,111$36,3330$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,168$37,00818$4,530
Solid Waste Management 1$2,189$26,2680$0
Natural Resources 1$3,937$47,2440$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$2,844
Totals for Government 31$96,075$37,19020$9,468

Lakeland government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,528,000 ($121.10)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($0.95)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,723,000 ($136.55)
    Sewerage: $614,000 ($48.66)
    Regular Highways: $335,000 ($26.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $209,000 ($16.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $128,000 ($10.14)
    Financial Administration: $36,000 ($2.85)
    Natural Resources - Other: $8,000 ($0.63)
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,000 ($0.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $123,000 ($9.75)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Solid Waste Management: $1,021,000 ($80.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $94,000 ($7.45)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($1.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,242,000 ($98.43)

Lakeland government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,268,000 ($100.49)
    Sewerage: $1,065,000 ($84.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $51,000 ($4.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $465,000 ($36.85)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $290,000 ($22.98)
    Interest Earnings: $31,000 ($2.46)
    Rents: $29,000 ($2.30)
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000 ($0.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,134,000 ($89.87)
    Other: $806,000 ($63.88)
    Highways: $348,000 ($27.58)
    Housing and Community Development: $93,000 ($7.37)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($0.40)
  • Tax - Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $117,000 ($9.27)
    Public Utilities Sales: $116,000 ($9.19)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $103,000 ($8.16)
    Other License: $88,000 ($6.97)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $61,000 ($4.83)
    Property: $50,000 ($3.96)
    Other Selective Sales: $47,000 ($3.72)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($0.08)

Lakeland government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,958,000 ($947.69)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,290,000 ($894.75)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $721,000 ($57.14)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,000 ($4.20)

Lakeland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,636,000 ($367.41)

4.08% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,954 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
Tennessee average:

7.15%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,027 average AGI)
Shelby County:

0.04%
Tennessee average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from DeSoto County, MS  0.45% ($40,934 average AGI)
from Tipton County, TN  0.17% ($35,592)
from Fayette County, TN  0.14% ($56,639)


4.79% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($60,515 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
Tennessee average:

6.65%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($662 average AGI)
Shelby County:

0.05%
Tennessee average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to DeSoto County, MS  0.54% ($40,040 average AGI)
to Fayette County, TN  0.21% ($83,148)
to Davidson County, TN  0.18% ($46,616)
Businesses in Lakeland, TN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Motel 61
Blockbuster1SONIC Drive-In1
Casual Male XL1Super 81
Cracker Barrel1UPS1
KFC1Waffle House1
Kroger1Walgreens1
Little Caesars Pizza1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lakeland:

  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMC (790 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WREC (600 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBQ (560 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WLRM (1380 AM; 3 kW; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: WORLD OVERCOMERS OUTREACH MINISTRIES)
  • WOWW (1430 AM; 3 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBP (1480 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lakeland:

  • WEGR (102.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGKX (105.9 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: KIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVR-FM (104.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMPS (107.5 FM; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMC-FM (99.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKNO-FM (91.1 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • WQOX (88.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS CITY SCHOOLS)
  • WEVL (89.9 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATION VOLUNTEERS, INC.)
  • WMFS (92.9 FM; BARTLETT, TN; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WUMR (91.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS)
  • WYPL (89.3 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS/SHELBY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY & INFO CNTR.)
  • WHRK (97.1 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMBZ (94.1 FM; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJMS (101.1 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAL-FM (95.7 FM; OLIVE BRANCH, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXHT (107.1 FM; MARION, AR; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKVF (94.9 FM; BYHALIA, MS; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WKBQ (93.5 FM; COVINGTON, TN; Owner: COVINGTON BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lakeland:

  • WMC-TV (Channel 5; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WLMT (Channel 30; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTY-TV (Channel 24; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPXX-TV (Channel 50; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WREG-TV (Channel 3; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W57CG (Channel 57; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • WHBQ-TV (Channel 13; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNO (Channel 10; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • W67CV (Channel 67; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • WBUY (Channel 40; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WJRJ-LP (Channel 59; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WBXP-CA (Channel 44; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W42BY (Channel 42; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC,)
  • W61BP (Channel 61; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: JIMMY BOYD)
Lakeland fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Lakeland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 43Number of bridges
  • 469ft / 143mTotal length
  • $19,471,000Total costs
  • 479,440Total average daily traffic
  • 51,753Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Lakeland, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 201990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lakeland, TN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lakeland)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Lakeland, TN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MP03XC093, 9490 E Old Brownsville Rd (Lat: 35.271667 Lon: -89.744722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 55.5 m, Call Sign: WQRT503,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/23/2013, Expiration Date: 07/23/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lakeland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

30 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lakeland)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED70$199,74174$268,692244$226,4978$70,51811$266,6961$23,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$149,3005$231,83623$227,4311$8,4500$01$29,300
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$183,7657$281,23450$235,6113$131,0730$01$28,170
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$199,62311$273,61556$231,6322$132,1254$118,8150$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$206,7701$657,49010$264,7500$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0208.20 , 0208.30

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$254,84114$269,653
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$301,4035$271,174
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$362,5702$325,645
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$227,8401$274,260
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$120,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0208.20 , 0208.30

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lakeland, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lakeland, TN - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fires - 44 took place in 2018, and the least - 3 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Lakeland, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (49.2%), and Outside Fires (40.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lakeland, TN
    • 9849.2%Structure Fires
    • 8040.2%Outside Fires
    • 2110.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lakeland, TN
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lakeland, TN
  • 74.0%Utility gas
  • 23.1%Electricity
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lakeland, TN
  • 58.5%Electricity
  • 35.9%Utility gas
  • 2.3%Wood
  • 1.7%No fuel used
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Lakeland compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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