Living in Lakewood, CO

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Lakewood, Colorado Info Snack

Population
155,146
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
9.1%
Median Home
$364,800
Median Income
$66,740
Median Rent
$1,361

Lakewood SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Lakewood, CO Cost Of Living

112
Lakewood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lakewood Colorado National Average
Overall 112 110 100
Services 109 103 100
Groceries 98 97 100
Health 104 104 100
Housing 137 134 100
Transportation 104 102 100
Utilities 81 86 100

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Rankings for Lakewood in Colorado

Map Of Lakewood, CO

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Population over time in Lakewood

Year Population % Change
2019 155,146 1.1%
2018 153,522 1.4%
2017 151,411 1.1%
2016 149,793 1.3%
2015 147,836 1.3%
2014 145,880 0.9%
2013 144,530 0.7%
2012 143,496 0.5%
2011 142,732 0.5%
2010 142,020 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lakewood

White
69.0% (106,998)
African American
1.2% (1,927)
American Indian
0.6% (859)
Asian
3.6% (5,523)
Hawaiian
0.0% (56)
Other
0.3% (435)
Two Or More
2.4% (3,722)
Hispanic
23.0% (35,626)
Race Lakewood CO USA
White 69.0% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 1.2% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 23.0% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in Lakewood

Female
50.7% (78,624)
Male
49.3% (76,522)
Gender Lakewood CO USA
Female 50.7% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lakewood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (4,654)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (7,757)
High School / GED
23.0% (35,683)
Some College
21.0% (32,580)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (10,860)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (41,889)
Master's Degree
10.0% (15,514)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,102)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (3,102)
Education Lakewood CO USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lakewood, Colorado

Less than $10,000
4.5% (695,504)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (437,997)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.6% (1,176,809)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (1,102,132)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (2,059,826)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (3,100,859)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (2,092,366)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.2% (2,663,096)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.5% (1,162,763)
$200,000 or more
6.6% (1,023,241)
Income Lakewood CO USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.6% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.2% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.5% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.6% 8.8% 7.7%

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