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Lakewood, CO Real Estate

Lakewood is a Home Rule Municipality that is the most populous city in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. Lakewood is the fifth most populous city in the State of Colorado and the 172nd most populous city in the United States. The United States Census Bureau estimates that in April 1, 2010 census the population of the City of Lakewood was 142,980. Lakewood is west of Denver and is part of the Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Before incorporation in 1969, Lakewood was a community with policing provided by the Jefferson County Sheriff, several fire districts, and some neighborhoods without street lights and sidewalks. The City of Lakewood was incorporated in 1969. At the time of incorporation the city population was already over 90,000.

The urban/suburban development of the community known as Lakewood was begun in 1889 by Charles Welch and W.A.H. Loveland, who platted a 13-block area along Colfax Avenue west of Denver in eastern Jefferson County. Loveland, the former president of the Colorado Central Railroad, retired to the new community of Lakewood after many years of living in Golden.

Lakewood also houses Lakewood High School, an International Baccalaureate school in Jefferson County. Lakewood is also home to Colorado Christian University.

In 2011, Lakewood was named an All-America City for the first time.

Most Recent Homes for Sale in Lakewood, Co

537 Saulsbury Street
$699,900 
537 Saulsbury Street
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,679 sqft
Courtesy of Maxim PropertiesListing #9171109
5540 W 6th Avenue
Courtesy of Compass ColoradoListing #3347352
120 S Yarrow Street
$500,000 
120 S Yarrow Street
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,383 sqft
Courtesy of Slifer, Smith & Frampton FriscoListing #2614291
2565 S Cody Way
$496,900 
2565 S Cody Way
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,871 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams DTCListing #7096725
589 S Swadley Street
$465,000 
589 S Swadley Street
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,915 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX SynergyListing #7185097
2541 S Yarrow Street
$450,000 
2541 S Yarrow Street
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,634 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX PROFESSIONALSListing #6396953
456 S Pierson Street
$448,000 
456 S Pierson Street
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,148 sqft
Courtesy of TRELORAListing #5762800
1045 Holland Street
$419,000 
1045 Holland Street
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,740 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Integrity Real Estate LLCListing #8608721
50 S Depew Drive
$399,900 
50 S Depew Drive
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,755 sqft
Courtesy of SCHOEN REALTYListing #5745813
3288 S Dudley Court
$395,000 
3288 S Dudley Court
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,802 sqft
Courtesy of LIV Sotheby's International RealtyListing #9065562
3067 S Garland Court
$385,000 
3067 S Garland Court
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,986 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams DTCListing #8110736
740 S Depew Street
$330,000 
740 S Depew Street
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,779 sqft
Courtesy of LIV Sotheby's International RealtyListing #2712056
41 S Newland Court
$315,000 
41 S Newland Court
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,050 sqft
Courtesy of TRELORAListing #1969794
9346 W Utah Avenue
$295,000 
9346 W Utah Avenue
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 1/1 Baths
1,606 sqft
Courtesy of Brokers Guild-Cherry Creek Ltd.Listing #4462394
10280 W Jewell Avenue B
$290,000 
10280 W Jewell Avenue B
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,716 sqft
Courtesy of A Better Way RealtyListing #9540386
8831 W Floyd Avenue
$245,000 
8831 W Floyd Avenue
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
1,008 sqft
Courtesy of PRICE AND COMPANYListing #3495304
1044 CARR Street
$220,000 
1044 CARR Street
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
1,200 sqft
Courtesy of COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 54Listing #4761839
5706 W Asbury Place 204
$210,000 
5706 W Asbury Place 204
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
860 sqft
Courtesy of RedefyListing #2033696
3344 S Ammons Street 107
$190,000 
3344 S Ammons Street 107
Lakewood, CO

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
850 sqft
Courtesy of HomeSmart Realty Group of ColoradoListing #2869995
1845 N Kendall Street 101A
$149,500 
1845 N Kendall Street 101A
Lakewood, CO

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
620 sqft
Courtesy of COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 54Listing #8720893

Lakewood, Co Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2018 603 $460,762 $362,425

Lakewood, Co School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ARCHDIOCESE OF DENVER K-12 80210 No Rating
BYERS NO. 32J K-12 80103 3
JEFFERSON COUNTY NO. R-1 K-12 80401 3

Lakewood, Co School Rankings (FAQ)

SchoolDigger Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.

LAKEWOOD 2 out of 5
COLORADO 2 out of 5

Lakewood, Co School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

Niche Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.

LAKEWOOD
COLORADO
Ratings provided by SchoolDigger.com

Lakewood, Co Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 151,162
Households: 65,540
Median Age: 40

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