Lakewood, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Lakewood, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
56,072
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
29.6%
Median Home
$474,400
Median Income
$50,897
Median Rent
$1,388

Lakewood SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
2
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Lakewood, NJ Cost Of Living

136
Lakewood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lakewood New Jersey National Average
Overall 136 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 107 110 100
Health 104 102 100
Housing 196 158 100
Transportation 107 110 100
Utilities 104 100 100

Rankings for Lakewood in New Jersey

Map Of Lakewood, NJ

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Population over time in Lakewood

Year Population % Change
2019 56,072 1.0%
2018 55,532 0.7%
2017 55,135 0.8%
2016 54,679 2.0%
2015 53,591 3.2%
2014 51,944 2.4%
2013 50,729 -0.8%
2012 51,143 3.0%
2011 49,646 -0.3%
2010 49,805 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lakewood

White
85.9% (48,171)
African American
1.4% (784)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.6% (331)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (12)
Two Or More
0.3% (149)
Hispanic
11.8% (6,625)
Race Lakewood NJ USA
White 85.9% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 1.4% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.8% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Lakewood

Female
49.5% (27,735)
Male
50.5% (28,337)
Gender Lakewood NJ USA
Female 49.5% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lakewood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (3,925)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,485)
High School / GED
29.0% (16,260)
Some College
22.0% (12,335)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (1,682)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (9,532)
Master's Degree
11.0% (6,167)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,121)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (560)
Education Lakewood NJ USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lakewood, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
5.6% (313,628)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (200,918)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.2% (741,600)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (735,611)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (778,626)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (988,801)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.6% (480,243)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (648,492)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.8% (323,429)
$200,000 or more
7.1% (395,847)
Income Lakewood NJ USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.2% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.6% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.8% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 7.1% 14.0% 7.7%

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