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Lakeland is a city in Lanier County, Georgia, United States. The city is the county seat of Lanier County. It is part of the Valdosta, Georgia Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 2,730 at the 2000 census. Originally called Alapaha and then Milltown or Mill Town, Lakeland received its current name in 1925 in honor of its proximity to Grand Bay Lake, Lake Erma, and Banks Lake. For many years, Lakeland owned and operated its own railroad. Numerous festivals are held in the county throughout each year. One, is the Flatlanders Frolic Arts and Crafts Show. This event features bluegrass music, a road race and various other Labor Day weekend events. Also held in Lanier County is the Living Murals Celebration held in the Spring and most recently the Georgia Deep Woods Deerfest, a festival featuring wild game suppers and firearms giveaways.

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Looking for travel information about Lakeland? Explore the best travel advice on Lakeland, United States. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Jacksonville, United States. Jacksonville is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Jacksonville Zoo And Gardens, Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary, The Cummer Museum Of Art And Gardens. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Jacksonville Executive At Craig Airport, Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport, Jacksonville International Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Lakeland.

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Facts and Stats for Lakeland*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lakeland

    Know the pollution level of Lakeland before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Lakeland: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lakeland for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lakeland.

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 62.5 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 87.5 (Very High)
    • Attacks 75 (High)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 62.5 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Lakeland - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 30.47 (Low)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 72.22 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Lakeland

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lakeland

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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