Latest Data (2015)
Population 81,611
Nationwide Rank 408

Quick Facts

Lakewood, California is the 408th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Lakewood, California is a city.

Lakewood, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Lakewood had its largest population ever.

Lakewood, California's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Lakewood, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
402 Lake Forest, California 8.4%
403 Merced, California 27.5%
404 Longview, Texas 12.8%
405 Bryan, Texas 24.5%
406 Westland, Michigan -5.4%
407 Warwick, Rhode Island -4.9%
408 Lakewood, California 2.7%
409 Farmington Hills, Michigan -0.8%
410 Mount Pleasant, South Carolina 66.3%
411 Cranston, Rhode Island 2.0%
412 Largo, Florida 8.6%
413 Avondale, Arizona 116.5%
414 Tustin, California 19.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 81,611 408
2014 81,653 402
2013 81,121 399
2012 80,833 395
2011 80,482 390
2010 80,048 390
2009 78,097 391
2008 77,763 391
2007 77,773 382
2006 78,500 372
2005 79,362 365
2004 79,997 361
2003 80,222 353
2002 80,101 350
2001 79,825 352
2000 79,434 348
1990 73,565 308