Latest Data (2015)
Population 104,401
Nationwide Rank 286

Quick Facts

Lakeland, Florida is the 286th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Lakeland, Florida is a city.

Lakeland, Florida is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Lakeland had its largest population ever.

Lakeland, Florida is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Lakeland, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
280 Daly City, California 2.8%
281 Sandy Springs, Georgia 23.9%
282 Burbank, California 4.8%
283 Green Bay, Wisconsin 2.3%
284 Santa Maria, California 34.6%
285 Wichita Falls, Texas 0.5%
286 Lakeland, Florida 22.7%
287 Clovis, California 49.0%
288 Lewisville, Texas 32.7%
289 Tyler, Texas 22.7%
290 El Cajon, California 9.0%
291 San Mateo, California 11.6%
292 Rialto, California 11.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 104,401 286
2014 102,346 290
2013 100,710 289
2012 99,999 290
2011 99,078 290
2010 97,422 290
2009 93,738 300
2008 93,233 296
2007 92,467 297
2006 89,853 308
2005 88,764 309
2004 88,000 308
2003 87,859 301
2002 87,455 303
2001 86,512 303
2000 85,067 307
1990 71,043 329