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 64 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Lakewood is very high 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: 10.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.7%

Crime Rate

15.21% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 375
  • Violent Crimes: 272
  • Robbery: 138
  • Burglary: 417
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

51.06% Lower than national avg.
  • 64 offenders in Lakewood
  • 7.92 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

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


Very High 4.5%
  • California unemployment average: 3.9%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

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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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

64 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
$599,444 compared to September 2017
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 (2568/2809)
    Lakewood, CA has 91.42% 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: $82,027


Unemployment in Lakewood is 4.5%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.9% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 32.42%
White Collar - 67.58%


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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