Lakewood Los Angeles County, California

Lakewood: 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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Location of Lakewood on California map.


Lakewood is a town located in the county of Los Angeles in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 80,048. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 79,307 inhabitants.

The town was created 67 years ago in 1954.


Lakewood is located at 33°51'13"N 118°8'2"W (33.8536300, -118.1339600).

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Lakewood ca city hall


Lakewood forecast: Patchy fog after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. more

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Lakewood Quick Facts

Population : 79,307 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Los Angeles County
Postal code : 90805, 90715, 90714, 90711, 90712, 90713, 90716
Phone Area Codes : 562
Water as percent of area : 0.54%
Land as percent of area : 99.46%
Altitude : 46 feet / 14 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1954 (67 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 22:25:58 (23rd June 2021)
Population growth : -0.93% (2010-2019)
Weather : 62℉ Patchy Fog 7-days weather


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

Year Population % Change Method
1960 67,126 -
2010 80,048 16.14% census
2011 80,413 0.45% estimation process
2012 80,672 0.32% estimation process
2013 80,883 0.26% estimation process
2014 80,927 0.05% estimation process
2015 80,951 0.03% estimation process
2016 80,895 -0.07% estimation process
2017 80,510 -0.48% estimation process
2018 79,907 -0.75% estimation process
2019 79,307 -0.76% estimation process

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

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People born in Lakewood (41)

People born in Lakewood, 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.


College & universities near Lakewood

Code Name City ZIP
447759 National Polytechnic College Lakewood (CA) 90712
117645 Long Beach City College Long Beach (CA) 90808-1706
487597 Universal Technical Institute-Southern California Long Beach (CA) 90808-1789
372073 Fremont College Cerritos (CA) 90703
439871 PCI College Cerritos (CA) 90703

Stations (47)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lakewood

Code Name Address Type
LBC Long Beach, California 601 North Long Beach Blvd. BUS
TOA Torrance, CA 20575 Hamilton Avenue BUS
SPD San Pedro (Catalina Terminal), California 1st Stop: N.Front & Swinford, Berth 95, Catalina BUS
SPO San Pedro (Downtown), California 931 S. Gaffey St. BUS
FUL Fullerton Transportation Center 120 East Santa Fe Avenue RAIL

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Other cities in Los Angeles County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Los Angeles County , CA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Los Angeles 3,979,576 County seat of Los Angeles County, California; second largest city in the United States by population
Long Beach 462,628 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Santa Clarita 212,979 City in Los Angeles County, California, USA
Glendale 199,303 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Lancaster 157,601 City in central Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Palmdale 155,079 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Pomona 151,691 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Torrance 143,592 City in California
Pasadena 141,029 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
El Monte 115,487 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Downey 111,126 City located in southeast Los Angeles County
Inglewood 108,151 City in California
Santa Maria 107,263 City in southern California, U.
West Covina 105,101 City in California, United States of America
Norwalk 103,949 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Burbank 102,511 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Lakewood distances to largest California cities

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