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Living in Lakeland

Lakeland has an average Walk Score of 33 with 97,422 residents.

Lakeland does not have many bike lanes.

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

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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 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

Most errands require a car in Lakeland.

Lakeland Apartments for Rent

Lakeland Neighborhoods

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Population

1 East Lake Morton 73 - 79 955
2 John Cox 71 - 58 586
3 Downtown 71 - 79 610
4 Parker Street 70 - 67 1,533
5 Paul A Diggs 62 - 61 2,176
6 Lake Morton Historic District 62 - 75 2,187
7 North Lake Wire 60 - 58 1,100
8 Swannanoa 60 - 59 509
9 Edgewood 58 - 53 1,063
10 Webster Park South 55 - 54 1,028
11 Dixieland 52 - 68 2,481
12 Southwest Lakeland 49 - 56 2,624
13 Cleveland Heights 49 - 46 1,710
14 Imperial 45 - 41 1,161
15 Lake Bentley 43 - 49 2,248
16 Shore Acres 42 - 56 702
17 Lake Hollingsworth 42 - 58 3,291
18 Crystal Lake 41 - 47 5,492
19 Lakeshore 41 - 46 1,062
20 Tigertown 40 - 52 531
21 Camphor 40 - 50 1,111
22 Central Avenue 39 - 42 1,164
23 Lake Beulah 36 - 45 664
24 Oakbridge 35 - 40 656
25 Lake Horney 33 - 68 1,053
26 Lake Somerset 29 - 43 2,373
27 Florida Southern College Area 29 - 64 1,211
28 Jewel Avenue 27 - 37 1,142
29 Westgate 27 - 37 1,044
30 Webster Park North 26 - 39 2,249
31 Kathleen 26 - 35 1,846
32 Sandpiper Golf and Country Club 24 - 34 1,562
33 Lake Bonny 24 - 52 1,148
34 Hampton Hills South 23 - 51 1,529
35 Wedgewood Golf and Country Club 21 - 37 983
36 Highland Fairways 18 - 40 929
37 Mall Hill Center 12 - 30 646
38 Lakeland Municipal Airport 9 - 19 1,373
39 Grasslands 8 - 30 1,037
40 Carillon Lakes 6 - 25 689

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

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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 Dobbins Park in Lakeland

Dobbins Park

Photo of Regency Apartments in Lakeland

Regency Apartments

Photo of Common Ground Park in Lakeland

Common Ground Park

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

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 Starbucks in Lakeland

Starbucks

Photo of Lemon Street Promenade Sculpture in Lakeland

Lemon Street Promenade Sculpture

Photo of Swan Statue in Lakeland

Swan Statue

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Naylor Park, Lakeland, FL

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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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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