StatisticLake WatkinsLakelandFlorida
Population2,142102,71421,477,737
Population density (sq mi)2,1991,558410
Median age49.940.341.6
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a51%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%37%38%
Speak Englishn/a85%72%
Speak Spanishn/a11%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lake Watkins is 41% higher than Lakeland
  • The median age in Lake Watkins is 24% higher than Lakeland
  • In Lake Watkins 86.48% of the population is White
  • In Lake Watkins 8.11% of the population is Black
  • In Lake Watkins 4.21% of the population is Asian

Compare Lakeland, FL Demographics

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      Lake Watkins population breakdown by race

      RaceLake WatkinsLakelandFlorida
      White86.48%73.16%75.90%
      Black8.11%20.39%16.14%
      Asian4.21%1.93%2.61%
      American Indian0.00%0.18%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.06%
      Mixed race0.51%3.01%2.48%
      Other race0.69%1.29%2.54%
      In Lake Watkins, 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.

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      Lake Watkins age breakdown

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