Lakewood Real Estate Market Overview

Could Lakewood, CO 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 Littl...eton and Golden. When you’re ready, Trulia has 299 resale and new homes in Lakewood lined up for you, including 8 open houses, and 53 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$366,500

Median Sales Price

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$239

Price Per Sqft

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$1,850

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 14% 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 May 18 to Aug 17 was $366,500 based on 396 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Lakewood was $239, an increase of 11% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Lakewood for Jul 18 to Aug 18 was $1,850.

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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354

Counts of Theft

142

Counts of Assault

91

Counts of Vandalism


Best Schools in Lakewood

There are 39 schools in Lakewood.

Elementary Schools
10

Dennison Elementary School

Public, K - 6

10

Devinny Elementary School

Public, K - 6

8

Hutchinson Elementary School

Public, K - 6

Middle Schools
8

Bear Creek K-8 School

Public, K - 8

7

Dunstan Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

6

Carmody Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

High Schools
7

Lakewood High School

Public, 9 - 12

7

Green Mountain High School

Public, 9 - 12

5

Jefferson County Open Secondary

Public, 7 - 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
37%
Single residents
Home owners
68%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$56,823
Median household income
College educated
45%
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
93% commute by car
0% commute by bike
5% commute by public transportation
1% commute by foot

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