Enjoy quiet living at Citrus Center Citrus Center Colony is located in lovely Lakeland, FL. Conveniently close to Interstate 4 and 35 miles east of Tampa, our 55+ community enjoys quiet living while remaining close to city life, culture, restaurants, and other local business. Amenities A place to relax, unwind, and enjoy all that Lakeland has to offer, Citrus Center offers amenities that satisfy all of our resident’s needs. Enjoy the community feeling of Citrus Center with many activities in the park and around the area available to homeowners throughout the year. Onsite amenities include clubhouse, billiards, shuffleboard, picnic tables, and grills.