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Total population: 93,738 (Urban population: 91,405, Rural population: 2,333 (28 farm, 2,305 nonfarm))

Lakeland,FL index of house prices


Houses: 39,096 (33,451 occupied: 20,053 owner occupied, 13,398 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

40%
State:

44%

Housing density: 853 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $228,762.


Median contract rent in 2009: $663 (lower quartile is $511, upper quartile is $840)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $736


Median gross rent in Lakeland, FL in 2009: $854


Housing units in Lakeland with a mortgage: 9,452 (1,128 second mortgage, 853 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,515


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $62,970


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $32,946


Median monthly housing costs: $816





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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $135,200 (it was $71,500 in 2000)
Lakeland:

$135,200
Florida:

$182,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,900 - $204,600

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $197,497
Here:

$197,497
State:

$275,879

Townhouses or other attached units: $193,611
Here:

$193,611
State:

$195,815

In 2-unit structures: $101,379
Here:

$101,379
State:

$200,248

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,770
Here:

$183,770
State:

$172,083

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $194,023
Here:

$194,023
State:

$221,364

Mobile homes: $39,598
Here:

$39,598
State:

$43,568

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $48,446
Here:

$48,446
State:

$47,032

Median year house/condo built: 1978

Median year apartment built: 1984

Household type by relationship:

Households: 74,490
  • In family households: 58,703 (14,351 male householders, 5,972 female householders)
    14,932 spouses, 18,186 children (16,710 natural, 477 adopted, 999 stepchildren), 1,746 grandchildren, 587 brothers or sisters, 676 parents, 835 other relatives, 1,418 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 15,787 (5,685 male householders (4,517 living alone)), 7,472 female householders (6,551 living alone)), 2,630 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,672 (1,554 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 10,701 2-persons, 4,367 3-persons, 3,071 4-persons, 1,376 5-persons, 529 6-persons, 279 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 11,068 1-person, 1,773 2-persons, 194 3-persons, 90 4-persons, 26 5-persons, 6 6-persons.

8,191 married couples with children.
6,155 single-parent households (924 men, 5,231 women).

89.9% of residents of Lakeland speak English at home.
6.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (37% speak English very well, 39% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (56% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 4,424 (5.7%)
(43.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.9
State:

3.8

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Lakeland, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 19
  • 2 rooms: 246
  • 3 rooms: 740
  • 4 rooms: 2,958
  • 5 rooms: 5,363
  • 6 rooms: 4,631
  • 7 rooms: 3,022
  • 8 rooms: 1,625
  • 9 or more rooms: 1,449
  • 1 room: 560
  • 2 rooms: 1,594
  • 3 rooms: 2,906
  • 4 rooms: 3,936
  • 5 rooms: 2,686
  • 6 rooms: 1,080
  • 7 rooms: 480
  • 8 rooms: 72
  • 9 or more rooms: 84
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lakeland, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 69
  • 1 bedroom: 687
  • 2 bedrooms: 8,007
  • 3 bedrooms: 8,487
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,426
  • 5+ bedrooms: 377
  • no bedroom: 701
  • 1 bedroom: 4,187
  • 2 bedrooms: 6,079
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,139
  • 4 bedrooms: 245
  • 5+ bedrooms: 47
Cars and other vehicles available in Lakeland, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 959
  • 1 vehicle: 9,057
  • 2 vehicles: 7,761
  • 3 vehicles: 1,778
  • 4 vehicles: 385
  • 5+ vehicles: 113
  • no vehicle: 2,662
  • 1 vehicle: 7,149
  • 2 vehicles: 2,970
  • 3 vehicles: 506
  • 4 vehicles: 71
  • 5+ vehicles: 40

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 1,760
  • 2000 to 2004: 4,326
  • 1990 to 1999: 5,411
  • 1980 to 1989: 8,890
  • 1970 to 1979: 10,533
  • 1960 to 1969: 6,288
  • 1950 to 1959: 4,049
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,207
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,060

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Lakeland, FL house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Lakeland, FL:

  • Less than $10,000: 441
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 221
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 218
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 209
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 226
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 259
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 299
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 704
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 688
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 687
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 865
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 996
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 1047
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 3058
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 3317
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 2619
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 1560
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 2037
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 1269
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 923
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 407
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 369
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 110
  • $1,000,000 or more: 102
 


Lakeland rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Lakeland:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 42
  • $150 to $199: 195
  • $200 to $249: 180
  • $250 to $299: 196
  • $300 to $349: 223
  • $350 to $399: 185
  • $400 to $449: 232
  • $450 to $499: 375
  • $500 to $549: 523
  • $550 to $599: 974
  • $600 to $649: 920
  • $650 to $699: 819
  • $700 to $749: 1,041
  • $750 to $799: 1,203
  • $800 to $899: 2,514
  • $900 to $999: 2,370
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 2,958
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 1,004
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 605
  • $2,000 or more: 355
  • No cash rent: 781
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 1,009
  • 1990 to 1994: 716
  • 1985 to 1989: 352
  • 1980 to 1984: 400
  • 1975 to 1979: 394
  • 1970 to 1974: 320
  • 1970 to 1974: 304
  • 1965 to 1969: 929


Lakeland, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 91.0%
Number of people working at home: 698 (2.2% of all workers)


Lakeland commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1065
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3936
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 6759
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 6473
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 4479
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1523
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2919
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 528
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 687
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1684
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1009
  • 90 or more minutes: 627
 


Lakeland mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 25,602 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 4,173 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 531 (2%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 8 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 7 (0%)
  • Taxi: 26 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 111 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 122 (0%)
  • Walked: 878 (3%)
  • Other means: 231 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 698 (2%)
 


Lakeland, FL household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 3969
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 2557
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 2678
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 2850
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 2909
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 2546
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 2275
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 2155
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 1742
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 2852
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 2519
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 2150
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 868
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 443
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 465
  • $200,000 or more: 502
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 20990
 United States or American: 7715
 German: 7177
 English: 6559
 Irish: 5134
 Italian: 2126
 French (except Basque): 1432
 Scotch-Irish: 1329
 Polish: 1125
 Scottish: 1119
 Dutch: 835
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 798
 French Canadian: 481
 Swedish: 458
 Jamaican: 422
 European: 419
 Subsaharan African:: 401
 Norwegian: 394
 Hungarian: 371
 British: 319
 African: 312
 Welsh: 276
 Russian: 255
 Greek: 223
 Haitian: 206
 Canadian: 179
 Arab:: 120
 West Indian: 119
 Swiss: 110
 Danish: 102
 Northern European: 92
 Czech: 80
 Austrian: 79
 Czechoslovakian: 79
 Nigerian: 74
 Portuguese: 73
 Ukrainian: 68
 Slovak: 66
 Finnish: 50
 Romanian: 46
 Croatian: 45
 Pennsylvania German: 42
 Lebanese: 39
 Scandinavian: 38
 Yugoslavian: 35
 Brazilian: 33
 Belgian: 30
 Turkish: 29
 Lithuanian: 28
 Slavic: 27
 Moroccan: 25
 Arab/Arabic: 24
 Armenian: 21
 Albanian: 21
 Syrian: 20
 Celtic: 19
 Bahamian: 19
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 17
 Bulgarian: 15
 Slovene: 15
 Guyanese: 12
 Latvian: 11
 Cape Verdean: 10
 British West Indian: 10
 Iranian: 7
 Jordanian: 7
 Alsatian: 7
 Acadian/Cajun: 6
 Egyptian: 5
 South African: 5
 Dutch West Indian: 5
 Serbian: 4


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Mexico (10%)
  • Cuba (10%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Jamaica (7%)
  • India (7%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Germany (6%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 33278
  • Northeast: 11337
  • Midwest: 13042
  • South: 12789
  • West: 1606

47% of Lakeland residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 43% lived in Florida.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 184
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 160
  • 5th and 6th grade: 336
  • 7th and 8th grade: 899
  • 9th grade: 573
  • 10th grade: 894
  • 11th grade: 850
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,057
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 6,786
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,628
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,466
  • Associate degree: 1,593
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,501
  • Master's degree: 978
  • Professional school degree: 797
  • Doctorate degree: 348

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 120
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 135
  • 5th and 6th grade: 443
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,187
  • 9th grade: 783
  • 10th grade: 1,124
  • 11th grade: 1,033
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,367
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 9,353
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,245
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,251
  • Associate degree: 1,907
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,694
  • Master's degree: 1,322
  • Professional school degree: 392
  • Doctorate degree: 136

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 5.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 7.3%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 8.7%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 9.6%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 16.0%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 3.9%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 16.2%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 11.5%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 10.5%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 13.5%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 18.1%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 9.4%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 12.7%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $40,835
  • Black householders: $24,420
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $31,897
  • Asian householders: $54,041
  • Some other race householders: $33,241
  • Two or more races householders: $43,486
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $25,990
Lakeland household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Lakeland household income for Black householders
Lakeland household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Lakeland household income for Asian householders
Lakeland household income for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders
Lakeland household income for Some other race householders
Lakeland household income for Two or more races householders
Lakeland household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Lakeland marital status for males
Lakeland marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $163,374
  • Black or African American householders: $106,458
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $172,829
  • Asian householders: $167,534
  • Some other race householders: $109,861
  • Two or more races householders: $119,127
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $136,334

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 19,386
  • One, attached: 1,443
  • Two: 2,085
  • 3 or 4: 2,046
  • 5 to 9: 2,137
  • 10 to 19: 1,418
  • 20 to 49: 812
  • 50 or more: 2,649
  • Mobile homes: 7,088
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 32

Median worth of mobile homes: $25,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Lakeland:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lakeland
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (89.2%)
  • Utility gas (5.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.8%)
  • Electricity (88.1%)
  • Utility gas (8.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 978
Here:

12.9%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 341
Here:

9.9%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,564
Here:

54.9%
Florida:

21.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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