Lakewood Information

Lakewood Information

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

General Lakewood Information

State: New Jersey

County: Ocean County

Close cities: Brick, NJ, Leisure Village West-Pine Lake Park, NJ, Leisure Knoll, NJ, Toms River, NJ, Ramtown, NJ, Howell, NJ, Leisure Village, NJ, Cedar Glen West, NJ, Allenwood, NJ, Leisure Village East, NJ

Lakewood Population (census data)
Total 39,703
Male 20,009 (50.4%)
Female 19,694 (49.6%)

Population Density: 5,548 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 140.3 (US Avg is 100)

Lakewood Elevation: 91 feet above sea level

Land Area: 7.16 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,287

Zip Codes: 08701.

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Lakewood Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (68.3%)
  • Hispanic (17.7%)
  • Black (12.2%)
  • Other race (5.6%)
  • Two or more races (3.4%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (6.1%)
  • Polish (5.6%)
  • Italian (3.6%)
  • German (3.4%)
  • Irish (3.3%)
  • Hungarian (2.5%)
Foriegn Born: 5,651 people (14.2%)
  • Latin America (55.6%)
  • Europe (32.7%)
  • Asia (11.8%)

Lakewood School Information

High Schools
Lakewood High (855 Somerset Avenue, Lakewood, NJ, 08701 - Lakewood Township District)
Middle Schools
Lakewood Middle (755 Somerset Avenue, Lakewood, NJ, 08701 - Lakewood Township District)
Elementary Schools
Ella G Clarke Elementary School (455 Manetta Avenue, Lakewood, NJ, 08701 - Lakewood Township District)
Oak Street Elementary School (75 Oak Street, Lakewood, NJ, 08701 - Lakewood Township District)
Spruce Street Elementary School (90 Spruce Street, Lakewood, NJ, 08701 - Lakewood Township District)
Other/Private Schools
Clifton Avenue Grade School (625 Clifton Avenue, Lakewood, NJ, 08701 - Lakewood Township District)

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