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The unemployment rate in Lakeland, Florida, is 5.30%, with job growth of 1.31%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.31%.

Lakeland, Florida Taxes
Lakeland, Florida,sales tax rate is 7.00%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Lakeland, Florida Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $22,449, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $39,238.

  ECONOMYLakeland, FloridaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.30%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.31%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  37.31%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $22,449$28,555
  Household Income  $39,238$53,482
  Family Median Income  $48,931$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  1.23%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.21%0.61%
  Construction  5.88%6.19%
  Manufacturing  5.91%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  3.12%2.72%
  Retail trade  16.30%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  4.50%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.74%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  4.81%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.95%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  4.60%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.05%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  5.40%4.27%
  Educational services  11.09%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  13.64%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.95%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  8.05%7.44%
  Other services  5.35%4.94%
  Public administration  3.73%4.80%
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It is what you make of it

I moved to the area 36 plus years ago. I attended public school and my sisters attended private school. I worked for a local company for 24 years, I'm married and I own... (Read More)



Lakeland is beautiful

As a native Lakelander, I have watched my hometown grow over the years to close to 100,000. Our hometown is blessed with many beautiful parks and lakes, and is... (Read More)



Is It Safe?

People make Lakeland and most of Florida for that matter, out to be a war zone. Where is it safe to... (Read More)



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