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    4430 Gibson Drive, Lakeland, FL 33809
    17 Units available
    1 BED $1,525
    2 BEDS $1,725+
    3 BEDS $1,925
    Overview

    Welcome to Gibson Oaks Apartments, our boutique-style community of Lakeland luxury apartments. We provide all the peace and quiet you need, while our attractive amenities offer the excitement you crave. Enjoy coming home to a comfortable and well-designed place filled with thoughtful features and take advantage of our on-site perks to lead the life you desire.

    Amenities
    • Pool
    • Patio/Balcony
    • Fitness Center
    • Pets Allowed
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    4145 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33805
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    Amenities
    • Large Closets
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Pets Allowed
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    4315 Talon Loop, Lakeland, FL 33812
    11 Units available
    1 BED $1,726+
    2 BEDS $1,674+
    3 BEDS $2,301+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Oct 4, 2023

    Content with how things are done and ran

    5/5 Anonymous on Aug 1, 2023

    Awesome place to live. Great amenities. Staff crew are friendly ad polite.

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    1100 Oakbridge Pkwy, Lakeland, FL 33803
    1 BED $1,399+
    2 BEDS $1,695+
    3 BEDS $1,894+
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    3215 Baird Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33805
    1 BED $1,250
    2 BEDS $1,320+
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    130 South Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801
    1 BED $1,199+
    2 BEDS $1,765+
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    6720 Florida Ave S., Lakeland, FL 33813
    1 BED $1,403+
    2 BEDS $1,701+
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    4430 Gibson Drive, Lakeland, FL 33809
    1 BED $1,525
    2 BEDS $1,725+
    3 BEDS $1,925
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    225 E Edgewood Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803
    1 BED $1,544+
    2 BEDS $1,447+
    3 BEDS $1,666+
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    1969 Crystal Grove Drive (Unit#2) - Office, Lakeland, FL 33801
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    3625 New Jersey Rd, Lakeland, FL 33803
    2 BEDS $1,490+
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    4350 Audubon Oaks Circle, Lakeland, FL 33809
    1 BED $1,250+
    2 BEDS $1,520+
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    4145 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33805
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    3150 Pyramid Pkwy, Lakeland, FL 33805
    Studio $1,124
    1 BED $1,124
    2 BEDS $1,254
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    4920 State Rd 33 N, Lakeland, FL 33805
    1 BED $1,385+
    2 BEDS $1,581+
    3 BEDS $1,823+
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    3726 Cleveland Heights Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33803
    2 BEDS $1,453+
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    2150 Lake Highland Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33813
    1 BED $1,475+
    2 BEDS $1,740+
    3 BEDS $1,935+
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    4315 Talon Loop, Lakeland, FL 33812
    1 BED $1,726+
    2 BEDS $1,674+
    3 BEDS $2,301+
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    4645 N. Socrum Loop Road, Lakeland, FL 33809
    Studio $1,000
    2 BEDS $2,000
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    5233 US Highway 98 North, Lakeland, FL 33809
    1 BED $1,250+
    2 BEDS $1,275+
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    400 W. Beacon Road, Lakeland, FL 33803
    1 BED $1,625+
    2 BEDS $1,566+
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    3883 White Ibis Rd, Lakeland, FL 33811
    3 BEDS $1,950
    4 BEDS $2,425
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    270 E Bay Street, Lakeland, FL 33801
    Studio $1,487+
    2 BEDS $1,799+
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    330 S Lake Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801
    1 BED $1,199+
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    380 Wire Drive, Lakeland, FL 33815
    Studio $1,520+
    1 BED $1,649+
    2+ BEDS $2,029+
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Average rent in Lakeland, FL

$1,524/mo Lakeland, FL average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Lakeland, FL is $1,524.

    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 10% of apartments. Around 44% of Lakeland’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 6% 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 19 May 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Lakeland, FL?

    The best apartments in Lakeland, FL are: Gibson Oaks, Arbor Hills, Lakeland Grand, Crystal Court Apartments and Reserve at Lakeland Apartment Homes.

    What is the average rent in Lakeland, FL?

    The average rent in Lakeland, FL is $1,524. 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 $1,000 and $3,031. 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 $950 and $2,185. 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 $1,000 and $3,045. 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 $1,195 and $2,684. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Lakeland, FL.

    What type of rental buildings are in Lakeland, FL?

    In Lakeland 45% of the housing is rented out compared to 55% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 12% of Lakeland’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 57% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 26% are single-family rentals.

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

    The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Lakeland are about 28 years old, on average. Of these, 52% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 3 stories. About 97% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 1% are mid-rises, and 2% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    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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    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.

    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. 

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