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Living in Lakeland

Lakeland has an average Walk Score of 36 with 97,422 residents.

Lakeland does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Lakeland neighborhoods are East Lake Morton, John Cox and Parker Street.

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Walk Score of Lakeland, FL

Lakeland is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Photo of Downtown Alleyway in Lakeland

Downtown Alleyway

Photo of Curtis Peterson Park Rd in Lakeland

Curtis Peterson Park Rd

Most errands require a car in Lakeland.

Lakeland Apartments for Rent

Lakeland Neighborhoods

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Population

1 East Lake Morton 77 - 79 955
2 John Cox 70 - 58 586
3 Parker Street 69 - 67 1,533
4 Downtown 68 - 79 610
5 Lake Morton Historic District 66 - 75 2,187
6 Paul A Diggs 64 - 61 2,176
7 Dixieland 64 - 68 2,481
8 North Lake Wire 63 - 58 1,100
9 Swannanoa 60 - 59 509
10 Edgewood 59 - 53 1,063
11 Cleveland Heights 56 - 46 1,710
12 Webster Park South 54 - 54 1,028
13 Imperial 52 - 41 1,161
14 Southwest Lakeland 50 - 56 2,624
15 Camphor 46 - 50 1,111
16 Shore Acres 46 - 56 702
17 Tigertown 44 - 52 531
18 Lake Bentley 44 - 49 2,248
19 Lake Hollingsworth 43 - 58 3,291
20 Crystal Lake 42 - 47 5,492
21 Lakeshore 39 - 46 1,062
22 Central Avenue 38 - 42 1,164
23 Oakbridge 38 - 40 656
24 Lake Horney 34 - 68 1,053
25 Florida Southern College Area 33 - 64 1,211
26 Lake Somerset 31 - 43 2,373
27 Hampton Hills South 30 - 51 1,529
28 Jewel Avenue 28 - 37 1,142
29 Wedgewood Golf and Country Club 28 - 37 983
30 Westgate 27 - 37 1,044
31 Lake Bonny 26 - 52 1,148
32 Lake Beulah 25 - 45 664
33 Sandpiper Golf and Country Club 24 - 34 1,562
34 Highland Fairways 23 - 40 929
35 Kathleen 23 - 35 1,846
36 Webster Park North 23 - 39 2,249
37 Mall Hill Center 16 - 30 646
38 Lakeland Municipal Airport 10 - 19 1,373
39 Grasslands 9 - 30 1,037
40 Carillon Lakes 5 - 25 689

Eating & Drinking

There are about 356 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Lakeland.

People in Lakeland can walk to an average of 0.7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Downtown AlleywayThis is a pedestrian oriented alleyway between Kentucky Avenue and Tennesse Ave.

RLP
on Downtown Alleyway

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Lakeland has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Lakeland, FL

Lakeland is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Lake Hunter Trail in Lakeland

Lake Hunter Trail

Photo of Lake Mirror Vista from Iowa Ave & Lemon Street in Lakeland

Lake Mirror Vista from Iowa Ave & Lemon Street

Photo of Butterfly overlooking Lake Mirror in Lakeland

Butterfly overlooking Lake Mirror

Photo of Dobbins Park in Lakeland

Dobbins Park

Photo of Regency Apartments in Lakeland

Regency Apartments

Photo of Common Ground Park in Lakeland

Common Ground Park

thumbnail for Curtis Peterson Park RdThe Curtis Peterson Trail is another gem in the Lakeland trail system that few people know about. This is a bike-pedestrian only connection that links south central Lakeland to southeast Lakeland.

RLP
on Curtis Peterson Park Rd

Photo of Lake Hunter Dr in Lakeland

Lake Hunter Dr

Photo of Lemon Street Promenade in Lakeland

Lemon Street Promenade

Photo of Historic Downtown Lakeland in Lakeland

Historic Downtown Lakeland

Photo of Starbucks in Lakeland

Starbucks

thumbnail for Lake Hunter TrailThis is "cut-thru" connection for bikes and pedestrians that makes it easy to get from the Dixieland neighborhood to west Downtown Lakeland (via Sikes Boulevard) that few people know about.

RLP
on Lake Hunter Trail

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Photo of Lemon Street Promenade Sculpture in Lakeland

Lemon Street Promenade Sculpture

Photo of Swan Statue in Lakeland

Swan Statue

Photo of Naylor Park, Lakeland, FL in Lakeland

Naylor Park, Lakeland, FL

Photo of Lake Morton Dr in Lakeland

Lake Morton Dr

thumbnail for Lake Mirror Vista from Iowa Ave & Lemon StreetThis is the terminating vista of Lake Mirror from East Lemon Street

RLP
on Lake Mirror Vista from Iowa Ave & Lemon Street

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