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Best Places To Live In Lakeland, FL

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  • Lakeland, FL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 102,714
  • My wife and I bought our first house in Lakeland a little over 2 years ago after living in Tampa for 10 years. The sense of community here is outstanding, especially coming from a more urban area. People…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score95
  • Camphor, Lakeland, FL
  • 2.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,047
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  • Beacon Hill, Lakeland, FL
  • 2.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 338
  • love beconhill its a wonderful place there a really good computer store there also Reliant computer services the town is very clean and the people are very nice and helpfully check them out…[read more]
89
  • Lakeland Highlands, FL
  • 6.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,426
  • Living in Lakeland Highlands, FL is okay. Everything we have to offer sits just above average for the most part besides our cost of living and housing. Cost of living is pretty high considering…[read more]
89
  • Lake Hollingsworth, Lakeland, FL
  • 2.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,653
87
  • Lake Watkins, Lakeland, FL
  • 3.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,142
87
  • Dixieland, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,924
87
  • South Lake Morton, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,951
86
  • Valrico, FL
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 36,774
  • When folks think of living in Florida, chances are they aren't thinking about the gulf coast of the state. Valrico, a small city just east of Tampa, is one of those hidden gems that most people don't…[read more]
86
  • Francis Blvd, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 373
86
  • New Jersey Rd, Lakeland, FL
  • 3.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,566
86
  • Cleveland Heights, Lakeland, FL
  • 3.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,823
85
  • Raintree, Lakeland, FL
  • 3.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 169
85
  • Cleveland Heights Golf Course, Lakeland, FL
  • 3.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 733
84
  • Edgewood, Lakeland, FL
  • 3.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,097
84
  • Florida Southern College, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,079
83
  • Fish Hawk, FL
  • 21.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,241
  • Fish Hawk has lots of natural attractions, and there are also activities near by that provide entertainment for every member of your family. Check out Cherry's Fish Hawk Bar and Grill for tasty meals…[read more]
82
  • East Lake Morton, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,001
82
  • San Antonio, FL
  • 27.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,129
81
  • Imperial, Lakeland, FL
  • 3.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,198
80
  • Medulla, FL
  • 6.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,561
79
  • Zephyrhills North, FL
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,961
79
  • Southwest, Lakeland, FL
  • 3.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,161
79
  • Bloomingdale, FL
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,638
  • Bloomingdale has great weather and a variety of attractions that you and your loved ones will enjoy. There are lots of parks in the area, include outdoor spaces that are designed for you to walk your…[read more]
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  • Lakeshore, Lakeland, FL
  • 0.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 794
78
  • Lake Bonny, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,168
78
  • Pinehurst, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 179
78
  • Cypress Gardens, FL
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,855
78
  • Jefferson Ave, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 506
77
  • Auburndale, FL
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,638
  • Most people have no idea where Auburndale is located in Florida. That is exactly why I love living here. I am smack in the middle of Tampa and Orlando, far off of I-4 so the tourists never even think…[read more]
77
  • Mulberry, FL
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,925
77
  • Highland City, FL
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,100
  • When my work transferred me to Florida, I didn't want to live in Orlando or Tampa, both regional offices for my company. I discovered Highland City almost by accident when I stopped to eat in between…[read more]
76
  • Parker Street, Lakeland, FL
  • 0.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,392
76
  • Crystal Lake, Lakeland, FL
  • 2.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,368
76
  • Zephyrhills, FL
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,454
  • Zephyrhills Fl is a unique Florida city and I am so glad to be living here. People associate the town with water because of the springs,but there is so much more to Zephyrills! It is a breeze to get…[read more]
75
  • Lake Hunter Terrace, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 398
75
  • Westgate, Lakeland, FL
  • 2.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,247
75
  • Winter Haven, FL
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 36,669
  • If you are looking for affordable housing or reasonable prices to rent a home or an apartment then you should definitely check prices in Winter Haven. Also the homeowners insurance rates are very low. …[read more]
75
  • Zephyrhills West, FL
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,856
74
  • Edgewater Beach, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 80
74
  • Shore Acres, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 820
74
  • Seffner, FL
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,861
73
  • Eagle Lake, FL
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,411
73
  • Central Avenue, Lakeland, FL
  • 2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,367
72
  • Lime Street, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 113
72
  • N Martha, Lakeland, FL
  • 1.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 140
72
  • Lake Alfred, FL
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,353
72
  • Zephyrhills South, FL
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,894
72
  • North Lake Wire, Lakeland, FL
  • 0.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 938
71
  • Webster Park South, Lakeland, FL
  • 0.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 633
71
  • Four Corners, FL
  • 26.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 34,448
  • Four Corners, FL is a good community to live and work. As an unincorporated community in Florida, it has its share of advantages and disadvantages. I was there for a while recently. Even though Four…[read more]

Listed above are the best places to live in Lakeland, FL for 2020. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Lakeland, FL, followed by the best places to live near Lakeland, FL, sorted by Livability Score.

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