Real Estate Market Update for Lakeland, FL
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Welcome to June's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of June. The number of active listings was down 28% from one year earlier, and down 8% from the previous month. This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 160-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 4%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 120-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 16% year-over-year, and decreased 16% month-over-month. Fewer sales could indicate an opportunity for buyers to negotiate better terms. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
Map Information for Lakeland, FL
Area Information for Lakeland, FL
  • Population: 100,103
  • Median Age: 39.02 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17.54 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 1,534/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 14.24%
  • Closest Airport: Tampa International
  • Closest College: Everest University-lakeland
  • Closest Jr. College: Florida Technical College
  • Median Household Income: $41,759
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 19.44%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.27 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $85,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Tampa Bay Lighting
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 23%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Lakeland, FL
Median Age: 39.02 Married: 32% Number of Households: 41,352 Households with Children: 10,497
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Lakeland, FL

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      North Lakeland Elementary School Of Choice 0.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Victory Christian Academy 1.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Sleepy Hill Middle School 1.3 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Sleepy Hill Elementary School 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Griffin Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Calvary Baptist Church Academy 1.7 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Edgar L. Padgett Elementary School 2.1 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      Achievement Academy 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Rochelle School Of The Arts 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3-5 4
      Lincoln Avenue Academy 2.3 mi Public K-5 5 4
      St Anthony Catholic School 2.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Saint Anthony Catholic School 2.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Dr. Ne Roberts Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      Greater St. Paul Academy 2.5 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Lake Gibson Middle School 2.5 mi Public 6-8 2-5 3
      Excel Christian Academy 2.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Lake Gibson Senior High School 2.8 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      St. Luke's Christian Academy Preschool 2.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-4 0 0
      Crossroads School 2.9 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Mckeel Academy Of Technology 3.1 mi Public 7-12 4-5 4
      Greater Faith Academy 3.1 mi Private K-8 0 3
      Kathleen Senior High School 3.1 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Lakeland Montessori School House 3.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Lawton Chiles Middle Academy 3.3 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Mckeel Elementary Academy 3.3 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Pace Center For Girls 3.5 mi Public 6-11 0 0
      Kathleen Middle School 3.6 mi Public 6-8 2 2
      Kathleen Elementary School 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Winston Elementary School 3.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Wendell Watson Elementary School 3.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 3
      West Area Adult/community School 3.9 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Rosabelle W. Blake Academy 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 2-5 4
      R. Clem Churchwell Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      Philip O'brien Elementary School 4.2 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Lakeland Montessori Middle School 4.2 mi Public 6-8 4-5 5
      Jesse Keen Elementary School 4.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      St. Joseph's Academy 4.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Lakeland Senior High School 4.4 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Combee Elementary School 4.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Dixieland Elementary School 4.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Lakeland Christian School 4.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Doris A. Sanders Learning Center 4.9 mi Public K-12 0 5
      Sonrise Christian School 5.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Crystal Lake Elementary School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 2
      Santa Fe Catholic High School 5.4 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Polk Virtual Franchise 5.6 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Lakeland B.e.s.t Program 5.6 mi Public K-5 0 0
      Ese Countywide 5.6 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Tenoroc High School 5.6 mi Public 9-12 1 5
      Southwest Elementary School 5.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Southwest Middle School 5.7 mi Public 6-8 2-5 2
      Cleveland Court Elementary School 5.8 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Crystal Lake Middle School 5.8 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Socrum Elementary School 5.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      South Mckeel Academy 6.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-7 4-5 5
      Resurrection Catholic School 6.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Carlton Palmore Elementary School 6.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      Oscar J. Pope Elementary School 7.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Geneva Classical Academy 7.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Saint Paul Lutheran School 7.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Highlands Christian Academy 7.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Highlands Grove Elementary School 8.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 5
      Maynard A. Traviss Career Center 8.2 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Bill Duncan Opportunity Center 8.3 mi Public 6-12 0 1
      Lakeland Highlands Middle School 8.3 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      Chain Of Lakes Collegiate High School 8.4 mi Public 11-12 0 4
      Polk State College Collegiate High School 8.4 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      Medulla Elementary School 8.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      R. Bruce Wagner Elementary School 9.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Scott Lake Elementary School 9.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      George W. Jenkins Senior High School 9.9 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      Lakeland Grace Academy 10.2 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      Valleyview Elementary School 10.5 mi Public K-5 4 4
      James W. Sikes Elementary School 11.1 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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