StatisticLakewoodCaliforniaNational
Population81,05439,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)8,60625691
Median age38.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%46%43%
Speak English65%56%79%
Speak Spanish19%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lakewood is 3262% higher than California
  • The median age in Lakewood is 6% higher than California
  • In Lakewood 53.23% of the population is White
  • In Lakewood 7.07% of the population is Black
  • In Lakewood 17.83% of the population is Asian

Compare Lakewood, CA Demographics

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      Lakewood population breakdown by race

      RaceLakewoodCaliforniaNational
      White53.23%61.26%73.35%
      Black7.07%5.85%12.63%
      Asian17.83%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.47%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian1.70%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race5.80%4.62%3.06%
      Other race13.90%13.28%4.75%
      In Lakewood, 33.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Lakewood age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Lakewood, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).