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Living in Lakeland

Lakeland has an average Walk Score of 37 with 97,422 residents.

Lakeland is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Lakeland neighborhoods are John Cox, Parker Street and North Lake Wire.

Nearby Apartments

37 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

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Rental info for WillowBrooke Apartments in the Lakeland area
from $936
1 bed
Walk Score 43
Rental info for A-P-T Suites in the Lakeland area
from $1,000
Studio
Walk Score 40
Rental info for Watermarc in the Lakeland area
from $1,099
1 bed
Walk Score 71
Rental info for The Preserve at Lakeland Hills in the Lakeland area
from $979
Rental info for Arbor Glen in the Lakeland area
from $1,059
1 bed
Walk Score 30
Rental info for Water's Edge in the Lakeland area
$1,075
2 bed
Walk Score 6
Rental info for Village At Lake Highland in the Lakeland area
from $1,100
1 bed
Walk Score 2
Rental info for Crystal Court Lakeland in the Lakeland area
from $700
1 bed
Walk Score 27

Lakeland Neighborhoods

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Population

1 John Cox 74 - 70 586
2 Parker Street 71 - 75 1,533
3 North Lake Wire 69 - 62 1,100
4 Paul A Diggs 68 - 67 2,176
5 East Lake Morton 65 - 73 955
6 Downtown 65 - 75 610
7 Swannanoa 62 - 62 509
8 Webster Park South 60 - 59 1,028
9 Lake Morton Historic District 59 - 68 2,187
10 Dixieland 59 - 63 2,481
11 Edgewood 57 - 68 1,063
12 Cleveland Heights 56 - 62 1,710
13 Southwest Lakeland 52 - 62 2,624
14 Imperial 52 - 51 1,161
15 Lakeshore 48 - 61 1,062
16 Lake Bentley 48 - 56 2,248
17 Shore Acres 48 - 76 702
18 Tigertown 47 - 55 531
19 Central Avenue 47 - 48 1,164
20 Camphor 43 - 56 1,111
21 Lake Hollingsworth 43 - 60 3,291
22 Crystal Lake 43 - 51 5,492
23 Oakbridge 43 - 50 656
24 Jewel Avenue 36 - 46 1,142
25 Lake Horney 35 - 59 1,053
26 Lake Beulah 34 - 51 664
27 Lake Bonny 32 - 66 1,148
28 Westgate 30 - 44 1,044
29 Lake Somerset 30 - 54 2,373
30 Kathleen 29 - 43 1,846
31 Webster Park North 28 - 44 2,249
32 Highland Fairways 27 - 56 929
33 Sandpiper Golf and Country Club 27 - 39 1,562
34 Hampton Hills South 26 - 67 1,529
35 Florida Southern College Area 26 - 61 1,211
36 Wedgewood Golf and Country Club 23 - 47 983
37 Mall Hill Center 22 - 39 646
38 Lakeland Municipal Airport 10 - 25 1,373
39 Grasslands 10 - 42 1,037
40 Carillon Lakes 4 - 34 689

Eating & Drinking

There are about 300 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Lakeland.

People in Lakeland can walk to an average of 0.5 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.

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on Downtown Alleyway

52 Bike Score of Lakeland, FL

Lakeland is Bikeable

Some 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

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on Lake Mirror Vista from Iowa Ave & Lemon Street

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