Population density (sq mi)5621,558410
Median age42.140.341.6
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a51%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%37%38%
Speak Englishn/a85%72%
Speak Spanishn/a11%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown is 64% lower than Lakeland
  • The median age in Downtown is 4% higher than Lakeland
  • In Downtown 68.36% of the population is White
  • In Downtown 20.70% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown 2.62% of the population is Asian

Compare Lakeland, FL Demographics


      Downtown population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.37%0.18%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.06%
      Mixed race6.44%3.01%2.48%
      Other race1.50%1.29%2.54%
      In Downtown, 14.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Downtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Downtown, Lakeland, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).