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Learn More About Polk County Florida

Polk County is massive and is full of exciting things to do, nevertheless, it does not fail to make you feel right at home. You can find anywhere from sprawling acres of land to quiet suburban neighborhoods, or trendy upscale apartments.

Things To Do In Polk County Florida

Polk County has a flexible variety of things to do, in major cities such as, Lakeland, bring your hammock or go for a run around Lake Hollingsworth. Other parks such as Lake Mirror and Hollis Gardens make the ideal place for the perfect picture. 

Downtown Lakeland is equally exciting. In addition to, being the perfect spot for unique boutiques and restaurants, downtown holds reoccurring events such as a Saturday Farmer’s Market, monthly Food Truck Rallies, and First Friday! Take in refreshing works of art at the exquisite, Polk Museum of Art. Also, a must see, is the historic Polk Theater, where you can view live music, vintage movies, and more. Lastly, Lakeland is home to the 2nd Largest Airshow in the nation, Sun’n’Fun! Occurring annually, the Sun’n’Fun Aerospace Expo includes airshows from different aircrafts, engineering demonstrations, and lots of delicious food! Take a tour of the Florida Air Museum to get a glimpse of the evolution and history of Aviation and Aerospace engineering.

If you have children, or just feel like unleashing your inner child, visit Lego Land Theme Park and Water Park in Winter Haven, FL. At the theme park you can adventure back into your childhood to ride roller coasters and view life size replicas of your favorite cartoon characters, then splash around in the water park to cool off!

Polk County delivers a small-town atmosphere without being very small at all. Located in the middle of the state, beaches, and bigger cities such as Tampa and Orlando are just a short drive away.

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EMPLOYS THE LARGEST % OF THE WORKFORCE IN THIS AREA

14,967

TOTAL HOUSEHOLDS

65

POPULATION DENSITY PER SQUARE MILE

18 yrs

AVERAGE LENGTH OF HOUSEHOLD OCCUPANCY

14,311

AVERAGE YEAR BUILT

7%

ADULTS WITH A BACHELOR'S DEGREE

14,311

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