Lakewood SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

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Lakewood Info Snack

The City of Lakewood is a Home Rule Municipality which is the most populous municipality in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. Lakewood is the fifth most populous city in the State of Colorado and the 172nd most populous city in the United States. The city population was 142,980 at the 2010 United States Census. Lakewood is west of Denver and is part of the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
149,793
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
11.6%
Median Home
$273,200
Median Income
$58,227
Median Rent
$1,067

Rankings for Lakewood in Colorado

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4

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5

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7

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8

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Map Of Lakewood, CO

Population over time in Lakewood

Year Population % Change
2016 149,793 1.3%
2015 147,836 1.3%
2014 145,880 0.9%
2013 144,530 0.7%
2012 143,496 0.5%
2011 142,732 0.5%
2010 142,020 -

Crime in Lakewood Per 100k

Crime Lakewood CO USA
Violent Crime 566.1 342.6 386.3
Murder 2.6 3.7 5.3
Robbery 112.6 63.7 102.8
Aggravated Assault 357.8 211.1 248.5
Property Crime 5470.6 2740.7 2450.7
Burglary 656.1 431.4 468.9
Larceny 4159.7 1955.3 1745.0
Car Theft 654.8 354.0 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Lakewood

White
70.2% (105,194)
African American
1.3% (1,892)
American Indian
0.7% (1,064)
Asian
3.0% (4,518)
Hawaiian
0.1% (89)
Other
0.2% (254)
Two Or More
2.0% (2,974)
Hispanic
22.6% (33,808)
Race Lakewood CO USA
White 70.2% 69.0% 60.6%
African American 1.3% 3.9% 10.4%
American Indian 0.7% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 2.9% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.3% 2.5%
Hispanic 22.6% 21.1% 17.3%

Household Income For Lakewood, Colorado

Less than $10,000
5.6% (8,388)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (5,841)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (14,380)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (13,930)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.2% (21,270)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.1% (30,108)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (19,922)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.6% (21,869)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.2% (7,789)
$200,000 or more
4.3% (6,441)
Income Lakewood CO USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 5.6% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 3.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 8.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 9.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.2% 12.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.1% 18.2% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 13.5% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.6% 15.4% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.2% 6.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 4.3% 6.3% 5.7%

Gender in Lakewood

Female
50.4% (75,447)
Male
49.6% (74,345)
Gender Lakewood CO USA
Female 50.4% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lakewood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.7% (4,041)
9-12th Grade
5.5% (8,168)
High School / GED
23.3% (34,845)
Some College
23.7% (35,466)
Associate's Degree
8.1% (12,071)
Bachelor's Degree
24.3% (36,410)
Master's Degree
9.5% (14,199)
Professional Degree
1.6% (2,355)
Doctorate Degree
1.5% (2,234)
Education Lakewood CO USA
< 9th Grade 2.7% 3.7% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 5.5% 5.3% 7.4%
High School / GED 23.3% 21.7% 27.5%
Some College 23.7% 22.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.1% 8.4% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 24.3% 24.4% 18.8%
Master's Degree 9.5% 10.5% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.6% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.5% 1.6% 1.3%

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