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    4350 Audubon Oaks Circle, Lakeland, FL 33809
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    • $1,550
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    3726 Cleveland Heights Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33803
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,481+
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    1969 Crystal Grove Drive (Unit#2) - Office, Lakeland, FL 33801
    3 Units available
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    5233 US Highway 98 North, Lakeland, FL 33809
    18 Units available
    • 1 BED
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    • $1,200+
    • $1,480
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    5190 Ariva Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33812
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,438+
    • $1,607+
    • $2,304+
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    330 S Lake Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801
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    • 1 BED
    • $1,264+
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    6720 Florida Ave S., Lakeland, FL 33813
    10 Units available
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,440+
    • $1,575+
    • $1,938+
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    225 E Edgewood Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803
    16 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,239+
    • $1,365+
    • $1,599+
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    309 Mirrorton Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801
    7 Units available
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    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,481
    • $1,822
    • $2,829
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    400 W. Beacon Road, Lakeland, FL 33803
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,388+
    • $1,683+
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    270 E Bay Street, Lakeland, FL 33801
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,299+
    • $1,663+
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    4920 State Rd 33 N, Lakeland, FL 33805
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,374+
    • $1,490+
    • $1,507+
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    130 South Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801
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    • $1,300+
    • $1,616+
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    2150 Lake Highland Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33813
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,400+
    • $1,605+
    • $2,045+
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    1100 Oakbridge Pkwy, Lakeland, FL 33803
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    • $1,325+
    • $1,537+
    • $1,944+
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    4315 Talon Loop, Lakeland, FL 33812
    12 Units available
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,833+
    • $1,758+
    • $2,107+
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    3215 Baird Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33805
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,160+
    • $1,260+
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    1322 East Memorial Boulevard Local 3, Lakeland, FL 33801
    1 Unit available
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    • $1,800
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    4823 Old Harden Blvd APARTMENT, Lakeland, FL 33813
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,200
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    4145 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33805
    5 Units available
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    • $2,295
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    1414 King Avenue TINY HOME, Lakeland, FL 33803
    1 Unit available
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,500
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    204 Longfellow Blvd UNIT 4, Lakeland, FL 33801
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    • 1 BED
    • $1,200
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    5740 Loop Road HOUSE, Lakeland, FL 33811
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,850
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    3150 Pyramid Pkwy, Lakeland, FL 33805
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    • $1,344
    • $1,104+
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    6229 Hampton Pointe Cir, Lakeland, FL 33813
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $2,195
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    2462 Tahoe Dr, Lakeland, FL 33805
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $2,499
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    870 SUSAN DR, LAKELAND, FL 33803
    1 Unit available
    • 4 BEDS
    • $2,095
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    4138 SUNNY GLEN DR, LAKELAND, FL 33813
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,945
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    7007 Doehring Dr, Lakeland, FL 33810
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,035
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    3010 Ivywood Ln, Lakeland, FL 33810
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,910
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    622 PALENCIA PL, LAKELAND, FL 33803
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,145
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    4245 SALT SPRINGS LN, LAKELAND, FL 33811
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    • $2,420
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    4049 TONYA CT, LAKELAND, FL 33813
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    • $1,860
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    3761 Willow Wisp Dr N, Lakeland, FL 33810
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,965
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    3556 RAINTREE WAY, LAKELAND, FL 33803
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,325
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    5728 GREY GRANITE WAY, LAKELAND, FL 33811
    1 Unit available
    • 5 BEDS
    • $2,795
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    6302 Doe Circle W, Lakeland, FL 33809
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $2,045
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    6308 SUNNY, LAKELAND, FL 33813
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,015
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    3570 Raintree Terrace, Lakeland, FL 33803
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,445
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    7154 Pebble Pass Loop, Lakeland, FL 33810
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,020
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    3030 Drewery Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,745
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    1396 BRAMBLEWOOD DR, LAKELAND, FL 33811
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,245
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    2322 NORTHVIEW DR, LAKELAND, FL 33810
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,045
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    7318 Briarbay Loop, Lakeland, FL 33810
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,070
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    6368 Sunny Way, Lakeland, FL 33813
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,045
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    2251 Arrowhead Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33813
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,445
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    1717 Elk Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,045
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    8305 SPLIT CREEK CIR, LAKELAND, FL 33809
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,325
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    2747 Everleth Dr, Lakeland, FL 33810
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,955
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    6605 CHIPPENDALE RD, LAKELAND, FL 33809
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,900
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Average rent in Lakeland, FL

$1,505/mo Lakeland, FL average rental price, July 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Lakeland, FL is $1,505.

    Lakeland, FL apartment rent ranges

    About 41% of apartment rents in Lakeland, FL range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 9% of apartments. Around 38% of Lakeland’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 12% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

    Lakeland, FL rent trends

    Getting around in Lakeland, FL

    35 /100
    Car-Dependent
    42 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 35, Bike Score®: 42

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Lakeland, FL last updated?

    Prices and availability in Lakeland, FL were last updated on 1 Dec 2022.

    What are the best apartments in Lakeland, FL?

    The best apartments in Lakeland, FL are: Lake Mirror Tower Apartments, The Gardens Apartments, The Preserve at Lakeland Hills Apartments, Lakeland Grand and Fountain Square Apartments.

    What is the average rent in Lakeland, FL?

    The average rent in Lakeland, FL is $1,505. Start your search for apartments in Lakeland, FL now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Lakeland, FL?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Lakeland, FL is between $1,299 and $2,295. View all studio apartments in Lakeland, FL.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lakeland, FL?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lakeland, FL is between $973 and $3,035. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Lakeland, FL now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Lakeland, FL?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Lakeland, FL is between $1,104 and $2,943. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Lakeland, FL.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Lakeland, FL?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Lakeland, FL is between $1,481 and $3,042. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Lakeland, FL.

    What type of rental buildings are in Lakeland, FL?

    In Lakeland, 45% of the residents are renting compared to 55% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 11% of Lakeland’s rentals, 54% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 27% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Lakeland, FL?

    The average age of rental buildings in Lakeland is 28 years old, with 50% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 2 stories, of which 70% are garden-style apartment communities, 0.6% are mid-sized buildings, and 2% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Lakeland, FL?

    Studio apartments in Lakeland are around 2% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 34% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 50% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

    Renter's guide to Lakeland, FL

    All aboard for Lakeland, FL! Founded by Louisville’s Abraham Munn in 1885, Lakeland, quickly became a railroad hub for Florida’s west coast. Conveniently set between Orlando and Tampa Bay, Lakeland has undergone numerous growth spurts and is a proud, historic community.

    The city occupies 45.8 square miles and the population in Lakeland has grown by 30.5% since 2000 and reached six digits—smaller than Gainesville but larger than Miami Beach.  Lakeland is just 36 miles from Tampa and 55 miles from Orlando. New York City is 1,132 miles from Lakeland. When visiting Lakeland, most travelers use Tampa International Airport.

    Lakeland enjoys a reliable climate with 240 sunny days per year. The area averages about 50 inches of rain and 118 days of precipitation each year. July high temperatures are in the 90s while January lows can touch 51°F.

    Tips for renting in Lakeland, FL

    The Lakeland FL rental market is active. There are many fairly priced houses for rent in Lakeland as well as a good supply of Lakeland apartments. Rentals in Lakeland are governed by Florida law and several attorneys specialize in tenant representation.

    The rental market offers new opportunities. Prospective tenants are encouraged to request copies of rental association by-laws prior to executing a lease in Lakeland. Tenants are required to comply with the association by-laws which can govern many daily activities. By understanding the association by-laws, tenants can avoid surprises once they lease new rentals in Lakeland. 

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    Lakeland, FL demographics

    Lakeland, FL has a population of 110,335 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 57,148 of Lakeland’s residents are women and 53,187 are men. The median age of those who live in Lakeland, FL is 40.8.

    Living in Lakeland, FL

    Lakeland FL is home to 38 lakes, numerous parks and rich citrus tree plantations. Residents keep a watchful eye for alligators and are ever cautious about sink holes but Lakeland remains a historic paradise. However, about 35% of the population lives below the poverty line.

    An ethnic breakdown of residents in Lakeland shows that about two thirds of the population is white, close to 20% black and 14.1% Hispanic. The median age of Lakeland residents is around 40 years.

    Lakeland, FL households

    • 24,433 Family
      17,317 Non-family
    • 10,171 Children
      31,579 No Children
    • 41,750Total Number of Households
    • 2.52Average People Per Household
    • $50,136Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 41,750 households in Lakeland, FL. 24,433 are family households and 17,317 are non-family households. There are 10,171 households with children in Lakeland and 31,579 households without children. On average, about 2.52 people live in a household in Lakeland, FL.

    Things to do in Lakeland, FL

    Lakeland combines a happy mixture of contemporary and traditional entertainment. Thrills and chills happen at Lakeland Center, an 8,178-seat, multi-purpose arena and home to professional sports and numerous concerts. At Family Fun Center Lakeland, it’s all about family entertainment with a large video arcade, Laser-Tag, mini-golf, Funtasia and so much more.

    To catch some movies in Lakeland, head to one of the movie theaters of the city such as the popular Cobb Theater, Lakeside 18 Cinemas or the Silver Moon Drive-in Theater.

    Visitors find a host of congenial restaurants in Lakeland. Cafe Zuppina offers Turkish delicacies while Palace Pizza is distinctly Italian. Cajun food is the specialty at Harry’s Seafood Bar and Grille while Grillsmith offers dinner and a movie. And, don’t forget Red Lobster, where the price for tasty seafood is right.

    Expect sociability and good cheer at bars in Lakeland. Linksters Tap Room, the Paddywagon Pub or trendy Hurricane Alley are popular social hangouts. If the great outdoors calls, Circle B Reserve is a terrific walking venue, while families never tire of exploring Mirror Lake. Kids love Common Ground Park and all events at Joker Marchant Stadium.

    Things to do

    Expect sociability and good cheer at bars in Lakeland. Linksters Tap Room, the Paddywagon Pub or trendy Hurricane Alley are popular social hangouts. If the great outdoors calls, Circle B Reserve is a terrific walking venue, while families never tire of exploring Mirror Lake. Kids love Common Ground Park and all events at Joker Marchant Stadium.

    Hospitality and history are trademarks of culture in Lakeland FL where museums, performing and visual arts, music and theater are waiting to be explored. In the four-building Lakeland Center, the Imperial Symphony, Entertainment Concert Series and Lakeland Broadway perform regularly. The Florida Dance Theater should not be missed!

    Harrison Center for the Visual & Performing Arts and Lakeland Community Theater are popular attractions while legendary Polk Theater hosts special performances. The Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture & Visitors Center offers powerful insight and don’t overlook the Polk Museum of Art. At Florida Air Museum’s Sun ‘n Fun, enjoy a collection of Howard Hughes’ aviation memorabilia. Hollis Garden showcases more than 10,000 flowers and indigenous plants. And, be sure to shop at downtown Lakeland’s Historic Antique district.

    Harrison Center for the Visual & Performing Arts and Lakeland Community Theater are popular attractions while legendary Polk Theater hosts special performances. The Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture & Visitors Center offers powerful insight and don’t overlook the Polk Museum of Art. At Florida Air Museum’s Sun ‘n Fun, enjoy a collection of Howard Hughes’ aviation memorabilia. Hollis Garden showcases more than 10,000 flowers and indigenous plants. And, be sure to shop at downtown Lakeland’s Historic Antique district.

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    Lakeland, FL employment & economy

    Employment in Lakeland is stable at an unemployment rate of just under 6%, and jobs in Lakeland are projected to grow by almost 40% over the next decade. Openings for full-time as well as part-time jobs are constantly appearing on the local job market. About a quarter of the Lakeland work force is employed in sales, office and administrative work. More than 12% of local workers are employed in production, transportation, material moving and warehouse industries. The construction sector has been consistent at 7.33% for three years, while employees working in healthcare and technology up about the same share of Lakeland’s workforce.

    Major employers in Lakeland include Publix Groceries with over 8,000 workers, Lakeland Regional Health employs over 4,500, while GEICO Insurance has a local staff of 2,300. Other major employers in Lakeland include Sykes, GC Services and Saddle Creek logistics.

    Education in Lakeland, FL

    Lakeland has a proud history of preparatory education that includes private, public and charter schools. Top rated schools include Dixieland Elementary, the Lakeland Montessori School, South McKeel Academy (K-8) and Lakeland Senior High School, the largest school in the district.

    Lakeland, is also home to six diverse colleges and universities, including, Polk State University, Southeastern University and Florida Southern College  and others add vitality and jobs to Lakeland. 

    Lakeland, FL education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Lakeland, FL is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 38% completed some high school, 26% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 15% have a Bachelor Degree, and 8% have a Graduate Degree.

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