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Welcome to Lakeland ...
The location of Lakeland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Lakeland has a population of 12,642 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Lakeland.
Lakeland is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Lakeland lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Lakeland is within the (901) area code.
Websites for Lakeland ...
Official Website: www.cityoflakeland.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lakeland had an population of 12,642 people. This is an increase of 1.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 84.23% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lakeland had a population of 12,430 people. This makes Lakeland the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Lakeland represents 0.2% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 43rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,430 people, the population of Lakeland increased 81.14% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,862 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lakeland.
Communities Also Named Lakeland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Lakeland - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland (3), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), South Carolina, Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (2) and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lakeland.
Communities near Lakeland ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lakeland.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lakeland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lakeland.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lakeland. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lakeland.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lakeland. See our Newspapers Page for Lakeland.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lakeland ...
Looking for more information about Lakeland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Lakeland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lakeland.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lakeland: www.cityoflakeland.com/
The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountytn.gov/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021