Lakeland demographics profile

StatisticLakelandGeorgiaNational
Population3,34810,099,320318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,08416791
Median age30.836.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1856%45%43%
Speak English98%86%79%
Speak Spanish2%8%13%
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.
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  • The population density in Lakeland is 550% higher than Georgia.
  • The median age in Lakeland is 15% lower than Georgia.
  • In Lakeland 45.70% of the population is White.
  • In Lakeland 53.46% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lakeland 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Lakeland population breakdown by race

RaceLakelandGeorgiaNational
White45.70%59.80%73.35%
Black or African American53.46%31.17%12.63%
Asian0.00%3.70%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.29%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race0.63%2.20%3.06%
Other race0.21%2.79%4.75%
In Lakeland, 5.3% 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 Lakeland, GA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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