Lakewood, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Lakewood, California Info Snack

Population
79,676
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
5.9%
Median Home
$595,200
Median Income
$96,487
Median Rent
$1,905

Lakewood SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
8
Commute
5

Lakewood, CA Crime Report

1,943
Total Crimes
2,452.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
4.54%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lakewood
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,943 2,452.6 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 236 297.9 442.0 387.8
Murder 1 1.3 5.6 6.5
Robbery 86 108.6 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 133 167.9 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 1,707 2,154.7 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 238 300.4 369.7 314.2
Larceny 1,202 1,517.3 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 267 337.0 427.6 246.0

Lakewood, CA Cost Of Living

143
Lakewood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lakewood California National Average
Overall 143 140 100
Services 112 112 100
Groceries 114 113 100
Health 106 115 100
Housing 219 198 100
Transportation 138 134 100
Utilities 90 126 100

Lakewood, CA Photos

Lakewood Ca City Hall
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Lakewood in California

Map Of Lakewood, CA

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Population over time in Lakewood

Year Population % Change
2020 79,676 -1.4%
2019 80,771 -0.4%
2018 81,106 0.1%
2017 81,054 -0.1%
2016 81,173 0.3%
2015 80,926 0.5%
2014 80,511 0.4%
2013 80,213 0.3%
2012 79,994 0.2%
2011 79,859 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lakewood

White
34.2% (27,229)
African American
8.0% (6,350)
American Indian
0.3% (236)
Asian
18.5% (14,730)
Hawaiian
0.8% (598)
Other
0.1% (95)
Two Or More
4.1% (3,305)
Hispanic
34.1% (27,133)
Race Lakewood CA USA
White 34.2% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 8.0% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 18.5% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.8% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.1% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 34.1% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Lakewood

Female
51.8% (41,297)
Male
48.2% (38,379)
Gender Lakewood CA USA
Female 51.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lakewood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (3,983)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (3,187)
High School / GED
22.0% (17,528)
Some College
26.0% (20,715)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (9,561)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (17,528)
Master's Degree
7.0% (5,577)
Professional Degree
1.0% (796)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (796)
Education Lakewood CA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lakewood, California

Less than $10,000
2.8% (224,439)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.3% (182,668)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.5% (434,851)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.6% (370,325)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (721,635)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.3% (1,062,658)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (1,126,561)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.0% (1,830,740)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.3% (1,136,224)
$200,000 or more
11.0% (877,495)
Income Lakewood CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.3% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.5% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.6% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.3% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.0% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.3% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 11.0% 13.3% 8.3%

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