Lakewood, Colorado Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Lakewood is 153,522, a change of 5.24% when compared to 2014. With an area of 44.22 square miles, this works out to a population density of 3,471.76 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 65,737, with an average household size of 2.3.
Lakewood's 2018 unemployment rate was 3.57%.
The average household income in Lakewood for 2018 was $83,808, while the median was $64,100.

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Lakewood Fertility Rate

2,013 estimated births

Lakewood Household Characteristics

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Lakewood Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,654

Lakewood Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $1,249

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Lakewood Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Lakewood city, Colorado 145,880
2015 Lakewood city, Colorado 147,836
2016 Lakewood city, Colorado 149,793
2017 Lakewood city, Colorado 151,411
2018 Lakewood city, Colorado 153,522