Lakewood, California

Population 80,835

Lakewood is located in Los Angeles County, CA. The population is 80,835.

There are 19 public schools in Lakewood with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Lakewood is moderate , and there are 107 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Lakewood is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Lakewood property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Lakewood include Artesia, Bellflower and Hawaiian Gardens.

Lakewood Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 9.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 61.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 29.3%

Crime Rate

18.43% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 319
  • Violent Crimes: 391
  • Robbery: 186
  • Burglary: 539
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

45.66% Lower than national avg.
  • 107 offenders in Lakewood
  • 13.24 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

78 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 76


Moderate 4.1%
  • California unemployment average: 4.6%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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19 Public Schools view public schools

There are 19 K-12 public schools in Lakewood, CA and 5 private schools. Homefacts rates Lakewood's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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5 Private Schools

Educare Preschool

Educare Preschool & Kindergarten

St Joseph High School

St Pancratius Elementary School

Tutor Time Child Care Learning Center

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

107 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Lakewood, CA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$595,000 compared to March 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

4 Building Permits View All

  • In 2012, the city of Lakewood, CA issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2011, the city of Lakewood, CA issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,177
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,415
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,832
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,458
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,717

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Environmental Hazards

78 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (523/552)
    Lakewood, CA has 94.75% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Lakewood, CA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.23 Average
    Lakewood, CA is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 57.33°
  • February 56.07°
  • March 59.68°
  • April 62.93°
  • May 65.59°
  • June 68.36°
  • July 71.83°
  • August 73.8°
  • September 73.17°
  • October 68.38°
  • November 62.22°
  • December 56.04°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lakewood, CA

Lakewood, CA has a very high risk of earthquakes.
Lakewood, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Lakewood, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Lakewood, CA has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lakewood, CA: $86,068


Unemployment in Lakewood is 4.1%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.6% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 33.01%
White Collar - 66.99%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

City Representatives

  • Linda Sanchez
  • Alan Lowenthal

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

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0 Cemeteries view all

  • No Cemeteries found in Lakewood, CA

8 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

2 Libraries view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Lakewood, CA
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