Lakewood , Los Angeles County, California

Lakewood is a community in California's Los Angeles County. The town had a population of 80048 residents, according to the 2010 census. It borders the town of Long Beach to the south and west, to the north with Bellflower, to the northeast with Cerritos, to the east with Cypress, and to the southeast with Hawaiian Gardens. Lakewood Boulevard (CA/SR-19), Bellflower Boulevard, Del Amo Boulevard, Carson Street, and South Street are main streets and roads. The San Gabriel River Freeway (I-605) cuts through the city's eastern sections.

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Lakewood is a city located in the county of Los Angeles in the U.S. state of California. In the 2010 census it had a population of 80,048 inhabitants and a population density of 3,264 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 79,307 inhabitants.

The city was created 66 years ago in 1954.

The city has a total area of 9.47 square miles (24.53 km2).

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Lakewood, CA Quick Facts

Population : 79,307 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : California
County : Los Angeles County
Postal code : 90805
Phone Area Codes : 562
Area : 24.53 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.54%
Land as percent of area : 99.46%
Altitude : 46 feet / 14 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1954 (66 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 20:22:00 (10th April 2021)
Zip Code : 90712
Density : 3,233 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -0.93% (2010-2019)
Weather : 54℉ Patchy Fog 7-days weather

Year Population Method
1960 67,126
2010 80,048 census
2011 80,413 estimation process
2012 80,672 estimation process
2013 80,883 estimation process
2014 80,927 estimation process
2015 80,951 estimation process
2016 80,895 estimation process
2017 80,510 estimation process
2018 79,907 estimation process
2019 79,307 estimation process

According to census records, the population of Lakewood decreased by 0.93% in 9 years.

Lakewood, CA zip code is 90712. County name: Los Angeles, County fips: 06037

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People born in Lakewood, CA (42)

Many people were born here, including basketball player Kristen Mann, racing cyclist Greg LeMond, professional basketball player Kyle Korver, you can see a list of people who born in Lakewood, CA.

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