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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

2522 S Kendrick Street
$715,000 
2522 S Kendrick Street
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,203 sqft
Courtesy of RedefyListing #4892031
2615 Oak Drive 24
$700,000 
2615 Oak Drive 24
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
4,830 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX AllianceListing #6518393
464 Youngfield Court
$700,000 
464 Youngfield Court
Lakewood, CO

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
4,233 sqft
Courtesy of BHHS Innovative Real EstateListing #3178009
9660 W 21st Avenue
$699,000 
9660 W 21st Avenue
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,782 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Advantage Realty LLCListing #4207356
3945 S Allison Court
$684,900 
3945 S Allison Court
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,438 sqft
Courtesy of HOTSPOT REAL ESTATE INC.Listing #4158600
6699 W 13th Avenue
$650,000 
6699 W 13th Avenue
Lakewood, CO

5 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,400 sqft
Courtesy of Discover Real Estate LLCListing #6759136
2070 Willow Lane
$649,900 
2070 Willow Lane
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,280 sqft
Courtesy of Leprino Home IncListing #9186442
5775 W 10th Avenue
Courtesy of HomeSmart Cherry CreekListing #8100044
12441 W VIRGINIA Avenue
$485,620 
12441 W VIRGINIA Avenue
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,415 sqft
Courtesy of HANOVER REALTYListing #2798589
2155 S Ammons Street
$444,950 
2155 S Ammons Street
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,571 sqft
Courtesy of ALEGRO REALTYListing #7239826
690 Cody Court
$419,900 
690 Cody Court
Lakewood, CO

5 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,472 sqft
Courtesy of MB MARKET MASTERS REAL ESTATEListing #1970927
663 S Depew Street
$339,000 
663 S Depew Street
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,922 sqft
Courtesy of D&G Real Estate AgencyListing #5533528
1670 Ames Court 24
$335,000 
1670 Ames Court 24
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,200 sqft
Courtesy of SELLSTATE ACE REALTYListing #7213842
8660 W Dakota Avenue
$327,500 
8660 W Dakota Avenue
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,115 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Advantage Realty LLCListing #8797184
766 S Depew Street
$310,000 
766 S Depew Street
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,783 sqft
Courtesy of TRELORAListing #5045995
5725 W Asbury Place
$310,000 
5725 W Asbury Place
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,209 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Alliance - Olde TownListing #8045088
430 S Sheridan Boulevard
$309,000 
430 S Sheridan Boulevard
Lakewood, CO

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,141 sqft
Courtesy of ROCKY MOUNTAIN REALTYListing #5772451
1820 Newland Court 202
$224,900 
1820 Newland Court 202
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
906 sqft
Courtesy of A-1 Mountain Property Management LLCListing #7664375
333 Wright Street 207
$219,500 
333 Wright Street 207
Lakewood, CO

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,072 sqft
Courtesy of inMotion Group PropertiesListing #9274190
1210 Union Street
$2,500 
1210 Union Street
Lakewood, CO

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,950 sqft
Courtesy of Seven6 Real EstateListing #3051341

Lakewood, Co Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 1,197 $384,807 $360,460

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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