Lakewood Shelby County, Illinois

Lakewood: City in Illinois, United States of America

About

Lakewood is a city located in the county of Shelby in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,811 and a population density of 761 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,967 inhabitants.

Lakewood Quick Facts

Population : 3,967 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Shelby County
Area : 5.01 km2
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 16:59:15 (24th May 2022)
Postal code : 62438
Density : 792 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.93% (2010-2020)
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Location of Lakewood on Illinois map.
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Geography

Lakewood is located at 39°19'30"N 88°53'58"W (39.3250400, -88.8995200).

Lakewood map

Demographics

The population of Lakewood increased by 3.93% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,811 - census
2011 3,796 -0.4% estimation process
2012 3,782 -0.37% estimation process
2013 3,768 -0.37% estimation process
2014 3,757 -0.29% estimation process
2015 3,788 0.82% estimation process
2016 3,862 1.92% estimation process
2017 3,904 1.08% estimation process
2018 3,966 1.56% estimation process
2019 3,994 0.7% estimation process
2020 3,967 -0.68% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 29,609
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 26,663
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 11.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 31,873
April 1, 2010 Population : 26,600
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.3%
People over 65 (%) : 11.6%
Female persons, % : 53.8%
White only, percent : 42.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 22.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 25.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 15.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 33.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,456
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 33.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.1%

Lakewood zip code is 62438. County name: Shelby, County fips: 17173

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $229,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,611
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $464
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,366
2015-2019 Households : 11,202
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.62
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 40.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 87.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 15.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 82,026
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 263,510
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 553,413
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,032,093
2012 total retail sales per capita : $36,958
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $71,220
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $32,925
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,621
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,805
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,203
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,050
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,220
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 332
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,916
2010 population per square mile : 2,661.5
2010 land area in square miles : 9.99

Schools in Lakewood

College & universities near Lakewood, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146506 Lake Land College Mattoon (IL) 61938

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lakewood, IL

Code Name Address Type
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL

Post offices near Lakewood

Post Office Name City ZIP
Tower Hill Post Office Tower Hill (IL) 62571

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Other cities in Shelby County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Shelby County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Shelbyville 4,420 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Moweaqua 1,684 City in Illinois, United States of America
Windsor 1,128 Town in Shelby County, Illinois, United States
Stewardson 718 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Findlay 628 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Tower Hill 582 Village in the United States
Cowden 573 Settlement in Illinois, USA
Strasburg 435 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Sigel 428 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Herrick 423 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Todds Point 409 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Clarksburg 381 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Oconee 169 Township in Shelby County, Illinois

Distance to Other Cities

Lakewood distances to largest Illinois cities