Latest Data (2018)
Population 12,617
Nationwide Rank 2598

Quick Facts

Lakeland, Tennessee is the 2,598th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Lakeland, Tennessee is a city.

Lakeland, Tennessee is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Lakeland had its largest population ever.

Lakeland, Tennessee is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 90% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Lakeland, Tennessee Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2588 Rantoul, Illinois 12,691 -1.8%
2589 Chatham, Illinois 12,674 46.0%
2590 Smithfield, North Carolina 12,669 14.7%
2591 Endicott, New York 12,645 -2.6%
2592 Lilburn, Georgia 12,644 10.0%
2593 Fulton, Missouri 12,635 3.6%
2594 Effingham, Illinois 12,627 1.9%
2595 Palos Heights, Illinois 12,626 11.5%
2596 Choctaw, Oklahoma 12,624 32.6%
2597 Borger, Texas 12,621 -11.3%
2598 Lakeland, Tennessee 12,617 74.5%
2599 Woodland Park, New Jersey 12,614 14.6%
2600 Grand Terrace, California 12,584 7.8%
2601 Conneaut, Ohio 12,567 0.7%
2602 Bedford, Ohio 12,561 -11.4%
2603 Fernandina Beach, Florida 12,558 17.1%
2604 Irondale, Alabama 12,555 28.3%
2605 Loganville, Georgia 12,532 106.1%
2606 Jacksonville, Alabama 12,531 48.1%
2607 San Anselmo, California 12,519 1.0%
2608 Marysville, California 12,518 1.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1639 Farragut 22,956 29.0%
1701 Shelbyville 21,864 33.7%
1759 East Ridge 21,024 2.3%
1886 Tullahoma 19,370 7.1%
2085 Springfield 16,957 17.4%
2090 Goodlettsville 16,859 22.4%
2125 Sevierville 16,531 34.3%
2142 Dyersburg 16,389 -6.2%
2229 Dickson 15,583 20.6%
2293 Greeneville 14,898 -3.1%
2415 Athens 13,857 4.1%
2436 Soddy-Daisy 13,717 18.8%
2442 McMinnville 13,688 6.1%
2469 Elizabethton 13,497 -3.9%
2568 Portland 12,823 48.3%
2598 Lakeland 12,617 74.5%
2612 White House 12,506 66.9%
2679 Lewisburg 12,114 14.3%
2743 Red Bank 11,765 -4.6%
2754 Arlington 11,697 344.2%
2779 Crossville 11,554 25.9%
2790 Collegedale 11,492 71.3%
2871 Hartsville/Trousdale County 11,012 50.6%
2889 Manchester 10,916 27.4%
2901 Lawrenceburg 10,838 0.6%
2926 Millington 10,685 -3.9%
2941 Martin 10,592 0.4%
2967 Alcoa 10,499 30.6%
2996 Union City 10,401 -4.5%
3070 Paris 10,057 3.1%
3080 Clinton 10,028 6.0%
3183 Brownsville 9,443 -12.2%
3193 Atoka 9,397 149.1%
3217 Lenoir City 9,305 34.8%
3275 Nolensville 9,012 223.0%
3276 Fairview 8,999 47.0%
3338 Covington 8,780 3.0%
3361 Winchester 8,715 18.4%
3405 Signal Mountain 8,567 15.1%
3535 Humboldt 8,199 -13.3%
3536 Jefferson City 8,199 3.8%
3554 Oakland 8,118 430.9%
3640 Ripley 7,879 0.7%
3691 Lexington 7,716 3.7%
3711 Pulaski 7,652 -4.3%
3716 Milan 7,640 -3.1%
3789 Dayton 7,393 13.3%
3919 Fayetteville 7,017 0.0%
3938 Savannah 6,946 -1.1%
3961 Greenbrier 6,839 36.3%
3978 Newport 6,801 -7.0%
3984 Millersville 6,781 23.9%
4002 La Follette 6,737 -15.5%
4023 Church Hill 6,679 12.1%
4124 Lynchburg, Moore County 6,411 11.2%
4158 Pigeon Forge 6,324 17.8%
4161 Henderson 6,315 7.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 12,617 2,598
2017 12,618 2,587
2016 12,494 2,593
2015 12,553 2,572
2014 12,564 2,563
2013 12,590 2,551
2012 12,622 2,528
2011 12,533 2,525
2010 12,430 2,523
2009 8,129 3,391
2008 8,083 3,390
2007 7,997 3,390
2006 7,898 3,400
2005 7,722 3,427
2004 7,626 3,438
2003 7,533 3,435
2002 7,441 3,449
2001 7,355 3,449
2000 7,228 3,465
1990 2,640 5,933