Lakeland, GA has a population of 3,348 and is the 8,264th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,084 per sq mi which is 550% higher than the Georgia average and 1097% higher than the national average. The median age in Lakeland is 31 which is approximately 15% lower than the Georgia average of 36. In Lakeland, 38% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 74% of Lakeland residents were born in Georgia, 22% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.