StatisticSouth Lake MortonLakelandFlorida
Population1,951102,71421,477,737
Population density (sq mi)3,0831,558410
Median age41.340.341.6
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a51%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1828%37%38%
Speak Englishn/a85%72%
Speak Spanishn/a11%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Lake Morton is 98% higher than Lakeland
  • The median age in South Lake Morton is 2% higher than Lakeland
  • In South Lake Morton 96.16% of the population is White
  • In South Lake Morton 1.58% of the population is Black
  • In South Lake Morton 0.28% of the population is Asian

Compare Lakeland, FL Demographics

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      South Lake Morton population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth Lake MortonLakelandFlorida
      White96.16%73.16%75.90%
      Black1.58%20.39%16.14%
      Asian0.28%1.93%2.61%
      American Indian1.32%0.18%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.06%
      Mixed race0.55%3.01%2.48%
      Other race0.10%1.29%2.54%
      In South Lake Morton, 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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      Source: The South Lake Morton, Lakeland, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).