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Lakewood, CA (California) Houses and Residents

Lakewood,CA index of house prices

Total population: 81,653 (Urban population: 79,412, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 25,583 (24,806 occupied: 18,058 owner occupied, 6,748 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

27%
State:

46%

Housing density: 2,713 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $537,276.

Median contract rent in 2016: $811 (lower quartile is $641, upper quartile is $978)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,755


Median gross rent in Lakewood, CA in 2016: $886

Housing units in Lakewood with a mortgage: 13,589 (545 second mortgage, 862 home equity loan, 147 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,469

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $102,180

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $73,408

Median monthly housing costs: $1,692


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Lakewood, California Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $520,600 (it was $201,800 in 2000)
Lakewood:

$520,600
California:

$477,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $435,100 - $644,300

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $538,161
Here:

$538,161
State:

$662,746

Townhouses or other attached units: $394,379
Here:

$394,379
State:

$572,965

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $440,582
Here:

$440,582
State:

$578,996

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $371,223
Here:

$371,223
State:

$548,947

Mobile homes: $50,200
Here:

$50,200
State:

$109,501
Median year house/condo built: 1956

Median year apartment built: 1964

Household type by relationship:

Households: 81,121
  • In family households: 72,701 (8,815 male householders, 9,837 female householders)
    13,023 spouses, 27,235 children (26,416 natural, 387 adopted, 432 stepchildren), 4,732 grandchildren, 1,381 brothers or sisters, 2,508 parents, 3,564 other relatives, 1,606 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 8,280 (3,240 male householders (2,548 living alone)), 2,914 female householders (2,343 living alone)), 2,126 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 140

Size of family households: 5,305 2-persons, 4,912 3-persons, 4,443 4-persons, 2,220 5-persons, 1,357 6-persons, 415 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,891 1-person, 867 2-persons, 322 3-persons, 34 4-persons, 40 5-persons.

11,142 married couples with children.
3,663 single-parent households (751 men, 2,912 women).

65.0% of residents of Lakewood speak English at home.
18.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
12.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (53% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (74% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 20,826 (25.7%)
(70.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.8
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lakewood, California:

  • 46no bedroom
  • 3291 bedroom
  • 2,2992 bedrooms
  • 12,5443 bedrooms
  • 2,4254 bedrooms
  • 4155+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lakewood population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lakewood, California:

  • 348no bedroom
  • 1,2741 bedroom
  • 2,7262 bedrooms
  • 2,1603 bedrooms
  • 2404 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lakewood population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Lakewood in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 431no vehicle
  • 4,0011 vehicle
  • 6,6902 vehicles
  • 4,3873 vehicles
  • 1,7764 vehicles
  • 7735+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lakewood population

Cars and other vehicles available in Lakewood in renter-occupied apartments

  • 290no vehicle
  • 2,2441 vehicle
  • 3,0002 vehicles
  • 1,1083 vehicles
  • 404 vehicles
  • 665+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lakewood population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lakewood, California:

  • 461 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 4933 rooms
  • 1,3924 rooms
  • 5,5935 rooms
  • 5,1416 rooms
  • 3,1027 rooms
  • 9918 rooms
  • 1,3009+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lakewood population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lakewood, California:

  • 3481 room
  • 412 rooms
  • 1,4383 rooms
  • 1,8294 rooms
  • 1,6945 rooms
  • 9276 rooms
  • 2917 rooms
  • 1508 rooms
  • 309+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lakewood population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Lakewood, CA household income distribution

  • Lakewood, CA household income distribution
  • 877Less than $10,000
  • 958$10,000 to $14,999
  • 923$15,000 to $19,999
  • 382$20,000 to $24,999
  • 789$25,000 to $29,999
  • 790$30,000 to $34,999
  • 965$35,000 to $39,999
  • 599$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,371$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,181$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,721$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,764$75,000 to $99,999
  • 3,324$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2,584$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3,235$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,343$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Lakewood, CA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Lakewood, CA
  • 141Less than $10,000
  • 44$10,000 to $14,999
  • 5$15,000 to $19,999
  • 94$35,000 to $39,999
  • 70$40,000 to $49,999
  • 34$50,000 to $59,999
  • 26$60,000 to $69,999
  • 5$80,000 to $89,999
  • 18$90,000 to $99,999
  • 30$100,000 to $124,999
  • 5$125,000 to $149,999
  • 12$150,000 to $174,999
  • 37$175,000 to $199,999
  • 175$200,000 to $249,999
  • 446$250,000 to $299,999
  • 3,652$300,000 to $399,999
  • 7,079$400,000 to $499,999
  • 6,096$500,000 to $749,999
  • 400$750,000 to $999,999
  • 107$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 54$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 109$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Lakewood, CA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Lakewood, CA
  • 9$150 to $199
  • 95$200 to $249
  • 94$250 to $299
  • 20$300 to $349
  • 4$350 to $399
  • 46$450 to $499
  • 36$500 to $549
  • 44$550 to $599
  • 13$600 to $649
  • 18$650 to $699
  • 95$700 to $749
  • 71$750 to $799
  • 298$800 to $899
  • 187$900 to $999
  • 1,545$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1,394$1,250 to $1,499
  • 2,199$1,500 to $1,999
  • 1,355$2,000 to $2,499
  • 128$2,500 to $2,999
  • 12$3,000 to $3,499
  • 218No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,5402010 or later
  • 4,0252000 to 2009
  • 3,3411990 to 1999
  • 4,8561980 to 1989
  • 3,4521970 to 1979
  • 2,474Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Lakewood population
Lakewood commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 125
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,985
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3,318
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 6,728
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 5,427
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,975
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 6,091
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 841
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 988
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 3,914
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 3,240
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,464
Lakewood, CA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.1%
Number of people working at home: 1,061 (2.7% of all workers)

Lakewood mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 13,839 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 1,678 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 774 (4%)
  • Subway or elevated: 5 (0%)
  • Railroad: 5 (0%)
  • Taxi: 198 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 121 (1%)
  • Walked: 344 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,061 (6%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 1,886
 German: 1,458
 Irish: 1,093
 Italian: 1,092
 English: 880
 European: 627
 Dutch: 563
 French (except Basque): 270
 Scottish: 231
 Norwegian: 217
 Polish: 196
 Swedish: 187
 Scotch-Irish: 151
 African: 148
 Welsh: 130
 Portuguese: 114
 Canadian: 109
 Scandinavian: 104
 Northern European: 83
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 83
 British: 82
 Egyptian: 81
 Romanian: 78
 Palestinian: 77
 French Canadian: 76
 Czech: 75
 Syrian: 66
 Armenian: 63
 Nigerian: 60
 Moroccan: 58
 Iranian: 56
 Hungarian: 55
 Danish: 46
 Austrian: 44
 Greek: 41
 Croatian: 37
 Russian: 35
 Jamaican: 34
 Lebanese: 34
 Eastern European: 33
 Belgian: 32
 Ethiopian: 23
 Swiss: 22
 Belizean: 21
 Ukrainian: 21
 Slovak: 17
 Yugoslavian: 17
 Arab: 16
 Slovene: 16
 Jordanian: 14
 Latvian: 12
 Israeli: 11
 Maltese: 10
 Cajun: 10
 Finnish: 8
 Czechoslovakian: 7
 Slavic: 4
 Icelander: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 26%Mexico
  • 25%Philippines
  • 5%Cambodia
  • 5%Vietnam
  • 4%Korea
  • 3%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 3%India

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 49,495
  • Other state: 9,765
  • Northeast: 911
  • Midwest: 3,158
  • South: 3,393
  • West: 2,303

91% of Lakewood residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in California.

Lakewood:

91.5%
State average:

86.6%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 404
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 78
  • 5th and 6th grade: 306
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 173
  • 10th grade: 159
  • 11th grade: 463
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 457
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,868
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,784
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 5,708
  • Associate degree: 2,429
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,695
  • Master's degree: 1,602
  • Professional school degree: 240
  • Doctorate degree: 207

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 940
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 106
  • 5th and 6th grade: 350
  • 7th and 8th grade: 103
  • 9th grade: 352
  • 10th grade: 172
  • 11th grade: 378
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 445
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,335
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,922
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 5,988
  • Associate degree: 3,859
  • Bachelor's degree: 6,305
  • Master's degree: 2,286
  • Professional school degree: 256
  • Doctorate degree: 43

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 9.5%Males
  • 0.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 4.5%Males
  • 7.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 12.3%Males
  • 2.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 3.9%Males
  • 5.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 3.9%Males
  • 2.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 2.7%Males
  • 5.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 4.4%Males
  • 5.9%Females
Lakewood marital status for males
Lakewood marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 20,855
  • One, attached: 888
  • Two: 428
  • 3 or 4: 271
  • 5 to 9: 770
  • 10 to 19: 687
  • 20 to 49: 388
  • 50 or more: 1,142
  • Mobile homes: 154

Median worth of mobile homes: $40,575

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Lakewood:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lakewood
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (81.5%)
  • Electricity (14.5%)
  • No fuel used (2.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.2%)
  • Solar energy (0.3%)
  • Wood (0.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.1%)
  • Utility gas (64.6%)
  • Electricity (30.3%)
  • No fuel used (3.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,105
Here:

14.5%
California:

7.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 504
Here:

10.1%
California:

7.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 695
Here:

12.0%
California:

15.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)