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Lakefield is a township in Luce County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in Michigan named Lakefield. For links to other places called Lakefield, MI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Lakefield is 46.288N. The longitude is -85.737W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 712 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,074.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Lakefield demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Luce County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 49868 ZIP code.
18% of Lakefield residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lakefield ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lakefield was $16,671, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Lakefield residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Lakefield, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $416. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $686.
Luce County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lakefield political report.
The average commute time for Lakefield workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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