Latest Data (2016)
Population 154,393
Nationwide Rank 164

Quick Facts

Lakewood, Colorado is the 164th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Lakewood, Colorado is a city.

Lakewood, Colorado is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Lakewood had its largest population ever.

Lakewood, Colorado's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Lakewood, Colorado Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
154 Eugene, Oregon 166,575 19.7%
155 Fort Collins, Colorado 164,207 36.7%
156 Peoria, Arizona 164,173 47.9%
157 Frisco, Texas 163,656 363.8%
158 Cary, North Carolina 162,320 66.6%
159 Lancaster, California 160,106 34.3%
160 Hayward, California 158,937 12.7%
161 Palmdale, California 157,356 33.8%
162 Salinas, California 157,218 9.5%
163 Alexandria, Virginia 155,810 20.3%
164 Lakewood, Colorado 154,393 6.9%
165 Springfield, Massachusetts 154,074 1.4%
166 Pasadena, Texas 153,351 8.0%
167 Sunnyvale, California 152,771 15.8%
168 Macon-Bibb County, Georgia 152,555
169 Pomona, California 152,494 2.9%
170 Hollywood, Florida 151,998 8.8%
171 Kansas City, Kansas 151,709 3.3%
172 Escondido, California 151,613 12.8%
173 Clarksville, Tennessee 150,287 44.5%
174 Joliet, Illinois 148,262 36.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Colorado

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
155 Fort Collins 164,207 36.7%
164 Lakewood 154,393 6.9%
191 Thornton 136,703 64.1%
236 Arvada 117,453 14.8%
247 Westminster 113,875 12.3%
266 Pueblo 110,291 7.9%
268 Centennial 109,932 7.3%
276 Boulder 108,090 14.2%
291 Greeley 103,990 32.6%
339 Longmont 92,858 28.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 154,393 164
2015 152,597 168
2014 149,643 169
2013 147,214 173
2012 145,516 172
2011 144,119 171
2010 142,980 171
2009 141,937 172
2008 140,992 172
2007 140,048 170
2006 139,386 170
2005 139,441 168
2004 140,627 164
2003 141,871 161
2002 143,227 154
2001 143,982 152
2000 144,410 149
1990 126,156 147