Lakewood SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

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Lakewood, Colorado 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
151,411
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
10.8%
Median Home
$300,600
Median Income
$61,058
Median Rent
$1,156

Rankings for Lakewood in Colorado

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3

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4

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5

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6

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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
2017 151,411 1.1%
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 644.1 368.1 382.9
Murder 3.2 3.9 5.3
Robbery 133.0 68.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 411.3 226.9 248.9
Property Crime 4858.5 2701.6 2362.0
Burglary 582.7 406.9 430.4
Larceny 3512.8 1904.9 1694.0
Car Theft 763.1 389.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lakewood

White
70.0% (105,913)
African American
1.3% (1,932)
American Indian
0.6% (839)
Asian
3.0% (4,498)
Hawaiian
0.1% (118)
Other
0.2% (336)
Two Or More
2.0% (2,975)
Hispanic
23.0% (34,800)
Race Lakewood CO USA
White 70.0% 68.6% 61.5%
African American 1.3% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 23.0% 21.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Lakewood, Colorado

Less than $10,000
5.2% (787,337)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (499,656)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.9% (1,347,557)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (1,377,840)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (2,089,471)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.1% (3,043,361)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (1,983,484)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.6% (2,362,011)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.0% (908,466)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (741,913)
Income Lakewood CO USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.9% 8.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 8.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 12.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.1% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.6% 16.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.0% 7.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 7.1% 6.3%

Gender in Lakewood

Female
50.2% (76,025)
Male
49.8% (75,385)
Gender Lakewood CO USA
Female 50.2% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lakewood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.6% (3,983)
9-12th Grade
5.4% (8,175)
High School / GED
23.5% (35,584)
Some College
22.6% (34,290)
Associate's Degree
8.1% (12,231)
Bachelor's Degree
24.7% (37,339)
Master's Degree
9.8% (14,873)
Professional Degree
1.7% (2,501)
Doctorate Degree
1.6% (2,431)
Education Lakewood CO USA
< 9th Grade 2.6% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.4% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 23.5% 21.6% 27.3%
Some College 22.6% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.1% 8.4% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 24.7% 24.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.8% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.7% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.6% 1.7% 1.4%

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