Lakewood Real Estate Market Overview

Could Lakewood, CA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Lakewood. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Lakewood such as Bellf...lower and Cerritos. When you’re ready, Trulia has 93 resale and new homes in Lakewood lined up for you, including 10 open houses, and 95 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$519,500

Median Sales Price

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$390

Price Per Sqft

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$2,450

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Lakewood show a 7% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Lakewood for Apr 21 to Jul 20 was $519,500 based on 212 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Lakewood was $390, an increase of 5% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Lakewood for Jun 21 to Jul 21 was $2,450.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Lakewood can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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1,681

Counts of Theft

301

Counts of Burglary

99

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Lakewood

There are 20 schools in Lakewood.

Elementary Schools
8

Stephen Foster Elementary School

Public, K - 6

8

Madison Elementary School

Public, PK - 5

8

Esther Lindstrom Elementary School

Public, K - 6

Middle Schools
7

Hoover Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

7

Mayfair High School

Public, 7 - 12

7

Gompers K-8

Public, K - 8

High Schools
7

Lakewood High School

Public, 9 - 12

7

Mayfair High School

Public, 7 - 12

7

Artesia High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Lakewood by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
22%
Single residents
Home owners
80%
Home owners
Median age
39
Median age
Household income
$83,654
Median household income
College educated
36%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Lakewood commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
97% commute by car
0% commute by bike
2% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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