Lakeside is located close to the center of Virginia. Lakeside has 4.33 square miles of land area and 0.07 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Lakeside population is 12,854, which has grown 15.21% since 2000. The population growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 15.63% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Lakeside median household income is $44,589 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 9.71% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 38.81% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Lakeside median house value is $166,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 95.20% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 94.18% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Lakeside is better than the state average in quality.