Lakewood

Its friendly atmosphere, safe streets, and a strong sense of community invite you to call it home.

Welcome to Lakewood

 
Lakewood, CA is a hidden gem, the perfect place to embrace. As one of the USA's Tree Cities, its friendly atmosphere, safe streets, and a strong sense of community invite you to call it home. The charming parks, excellent schools, and welcoming neighbors make it an inviting haven. Discover the magic of Lakewood and build a life full of warmth and connection in this wonderful city.

Overview for Lakewood, CA

98,399 people live in Lakewood, where the median age is 39.5 and the average individual income is $36,295.32. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

98,399

Total Population

39.5 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$36,295.32

Average individual Income

Around Lakewood, CA

There's plenty to do around Lakewood, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

71
Very Walkable
Walking Score
67
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Atlantic Meditation, Linda Buell's Dance Workshop, and Vital Fitness.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 3.73 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.41 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.2 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.15 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.08 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.19 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Lakewood, CA

Lakewood has 31,856 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Lakewood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 98,399 people call Lakewood home. The population density is 8,336.89 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

98,399

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

39.5

Median Age

48.06 / 51.94%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
31,856

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$36,295.32

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Lakewood, CA

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Lakewood. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Melbourne (Ella P.) Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Holmes Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
St Pancratius Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Bright Time Child Care Learning Center
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
St Joseph High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Spectrum Center- Long Beach Elementary
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Stephen Foster Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Esther Lindstrom Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Intensive Learning Center
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Cleveland Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
MacArthur Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Madison Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
5/5
Craig Williams Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
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