Lakewood, CO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
155,733
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
9.2%
Median Home
$398,200
Median Income
$71,233
Median Rent
$1,430

Lakewood SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Lakewood, CO Cost Of Living

115
Lakewood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lakewood Colorado National Average
Overall 115 112 100
Services 111 104 100
Groceries 94 103 100
Health 101 103 100
Housing 139 133 100
Transportation 114 108 100
Utilities 80 87 100

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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
2020 155,733 1.4%
2019 153,522 1.4%
2018 151,411 1.1%
2017 149,793 1.3%
2016 147,836 1.3%
2015 145,880 0.9%
2014 144,530 0.7%
2013 143,496 0.5%
2012 142,732 0.5%
2011 142,020 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lakewood

White
68.9% (107,273)
African American
1.3% (2,089)
American Indian
0.6% (880)
Asian
3.5% (5,461)
Hawaiian
0.1% (214)
Other
0.2% (261)
Two Or More
2.7% (4,247)
Hispanic
22.7% (35,308)
Race Lakewood CO USA
White 68.9% 67.5% 60.1%
African American 1.3% 3.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.6% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 3.5% 3.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 22.7% 21.7% 18.2%

Gender in Lakewood

Female
50.7% (79,002)
Male
49.3% (76,730)
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% (4,671)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (7,786)
High School / GED
23.0% (35,818)
Some College
20.0% (31,146)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (10,901)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (42,047)
Master's Degree
11.0% (17,130)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,114)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (3,114)
Education Lakewood CO USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 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
4.6% (709,929)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (382,824)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (1,116,530)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.3% (976,753)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (1,984,968)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (3,018,641)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (2,179,503)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.6% (2,892,314)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.8% (1,215,958)
$200,000 or more
7.0% (1,095,875)
Income Lakewood CO USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 4.5% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 6.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.3% 7.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 11.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 13.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.6% 18.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.8% 8.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 7.0% 9.6% 8.3%

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