Lakewood Information

Lakewood Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lakewood, CA

General Lakewood Information

State: California

County: Los Angeles County

Close cities: Surfside, CA, Whittier, CA, Downey, CA, Hawaiian Gardens, CA, Bellflower, CA, Sunset Beach, CA, Wilmington, CA, Los Alamitos, CA, Santa Fe Springs, CA, Pico Rivera, CA, South Whittier, CA, Westminster, CA, Walnut Park, CA, Long Beach, CA, Vernon, CA, Cerritos, CA, Signal Hill, CA, Rossmoor, CA, West Compton, CA, Maywood, CA, Cudahy, CA, Stanton, CA, Willowbrook, CA, Midway City, CA, La Mirada, CA, Compton, CA, Laguna, CA, Cypress, CA, Norwalk, CA, Lynwood, CA, Artesia, CA, Bell Gardens, CA, Los Altos, CA, Paramount, CA, Seal Beach, CA, East La Mirada, CA, Huntington Park, CA, Carson, CA, La Palma, CA, Lincoln Village, CA, Commerce, CA, Buena Park, CA, Bell, CA, East Compton, CA

Lakewood Population (census data)
Total 78,956 (+0.2% since 2000)
Male 38,232 (48.4%)
Female 40,724 (51.6%)

Population Density: 8,374 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 149.9 (US Avg is 100)

Lakewood Elevation: 50 feet above sea level

Land Area: 9.43 square miles

Median Household Income: $71,505

Zip Codes: 90713, 90711, 90712, 90715, 90714, 90805, and 90716.

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Lakewood Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (52.4%)
  • Hispanic (22.8%)
  • Other race (10.1%)
  • Black (7.3%)
  • Filipino (5.7%)
  • Two or more races (5.2%)
  • Korean (2.0%)
  • Other Asian (1.9%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)
  • Chinese (1.4%)
  • Vietnamese (1.1%)
  • Japanese (0.9%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.6%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (12.9%)
  • Irish (10.7%)
  • English (8.9%)
  • Italian (4.4%)
  • United States (3.9%)
  • French (3.0%)
Foriegn Born: 15,125 people (19.2%)
  • Asia (59.4%)
  • Latin America (40.6%)

Local Lakewood Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Angels
NBA Basketball: Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers
NHL Hockey: Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Kings

Lakewood School Information

High Schools
Artesia High (12108 East Del Amo Boulevard, Lakewood, CA, 90715 - Abc Unified District)
Lakewood High (4400 Briercrest Avenue, Lakewood, CA, 90713 - Long Beach Unified District)
Mayfair High (6000 North Woodruff Avenue, Lakewood, CA, 90713 - Bellflower Unified District)
Paramount High School Academy (3717 Michelson Street, Lakewood, CA, 90712 - Paramount Unified District)
Middle Schools
Hoover Middle (3501 Country Club Drive, Lakewood, CA, 90712 - Long Beach Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Aloha Elementary (11737 East 214th Street, Lakewood, CA, 90715 - Abc Unified District)
Cleveland Elementary (4760 Hackett Avenue, Lakewood, CA, 90713 - Long Beach Unified District)
Craig Williams Elementary (6144 North Clark Avenue, Lakewood, CA, 90712 - Bellflower Unified District)
Ella P. Melbourne Elementary (21314 Claretta Avenue, Lakewood, CA, 90715 - Abc Unified District)
Esther Lindstrom Elementary (5900 North Canehill Street, Lakewood, CA, 90713 - Bellflower Unified District)
Gompers Elementary (5206 Briercrest Avenue, Lakewood, CA, 90713 - Long Beach Unified District)
Holmes Elementary (5020 Barlin Avenue, Lakewood, CA, 90712 - Long Beach Unified District)
Lakewood Elementary (3701 Michelson Street, Lakewood, CA, 90712 - Paramount Unified District)
Macarthur Elementary (6011 Centralia Street, Lakewood, CA, 90713 - Long Beach Unified District)
Madison Elementary (2801 Bomberry Street, Lakewood, CA, 90712 - Long Beach Unified District)
Monroe Elementary (4400 Ladoga Avenue, Lakewood, CA, 90713 - Long Beach Unified District)
Palms Elementary (12445 East 207th Street, Lakewood, CA, 90715 - Abc Unified District)
Riley Elementary (3319 Sandwood Street, Lakewood, CA, 90712 - Long Beach Unified District)
Stephen Foster Elementary (5223 East Bigelow Street, Lakewood, CA, 90712 - Bellflower Unified District)
Willow Elementary (11733 East 205th Street, Lakewood, CA, 90715 - Abc Unified District)
Other/Private Schools
Intensive Learning Center (4718 East Michelson Street, Lakewood, CA, 90712 - Bellflower Unified District)

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