Latest Data (2017)
Population 50,249
Nationwide Rank 763

Quick Facts

Lakewood, Ohio is the 763rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Lakewood, Ohio is a city.

Lakewood, Ohio is currently 15.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Lakewood, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Lakewood, Ohio Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
753 St. Cloud, Florida 51,282 133.4%
754 Logan, Utah 51,115 19.6%
755 Coral Gables, Florida 51,095 19.5%
756 Cerritos, California 51,020 -1.0%
757 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 50,665 45.0%
758 Galveston, Texas 50,497 -12.1%
759 Apex, North Carolina 50,451 137.6%
760 Summerville, South Carolina 50,388 78.2%
761 Collierville, Tennessee 50,286 52.4%
762 Methuen, Massachusetts 50,259 14.3%
763 Lakewood, Ohio 50,249 -11.0%
764 Enid, Oklahoma 50,122 6.8%
765 Poway, California 50,041 3.7%
766 Smyrna, Tennessee 49,969 79.7%
767 Azusa, California 49,864 11.2%
768 Stillwater, Oklahoma 49,829 26.9%
769 Wylie, Texas 49,826 218.9%
770 Lacey, Washington 49,748 57.0%
771 Dunwoody, Georgia 49,609
772 Troy, New York 49,565 0.6%
773 Downers Grove, Illinois 49,540 -0.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Ohio

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
437 Parma 79,167 -7.4%
507 Canton 70,909 -12.3%
569 Youngstown 64,604 -20.9%
578 Lorain 63,841 -7.1%
601 Hamilton 62,092 2.4%
635 Springfield 59,208 -10.1%
687 Kettering 55,175 -4.3%
715 Elyria 53,883 -3.8%
763 Lakewood 50,249 -11.0%
775 Newark 49,423 6.6%
779 Cuyahoga Falls 49,247 -0.3%
789 Middletown 48,823 -5.4%
814 Dublin 47,619 50.3%
823 Euclid 47,201 -10.2%
825 Mentor 47,121 -6.3%
829 Beavercreek 46,948 22.2%
839 Mansfield 46,160 -10.7%
854 Strongsville 44,744 1.9%
857 Cleveland Heights 44,562 -12.0%
900 Fairfield 42,566 1.0%
922 Findlay 41,321 5.3%
930 Grove City 41,022 48.3%
952 Lancaster 40,280 13.4%
965 Westerville 39,737 11.9%
969 Warren 39,562 -17.7%
981 Delaware 39,267 51.6%
1014 Huber Heights 37,986 -0.6%
1020 Reynoldsburg 37,847 17.5%
1036 Lima 37,149 -11.0%
1072 Marion 35,997 -3.4%
1073 Hilliard 35,939 47.2%
1091 Upper Arlington 35,337 4.9%
1092 Gahanna 35,297 8.4%
1103 Brunswick 34,867 3.9%
1105 Stow 34,769 7.1%
1141 Fairborn 33,541 6.5%
1143 North Ridgeville 33,436 49.0%
1152 Mason 33,235 47.8%
1183 Massillon 32,342 2.3%
1187 Westlake 32,297 1.6%
1198 Bowling Green 31,820 7.2%
1202 North Olmsted 31,734 -6.9%
1255 North Royalton 30,294 5.5%
1267 Kent 29,915 6.2%
1352 Garfield Heights 27,835 -9.2%
1368 Shaker Heights 27,440 -6.4%
1410 Wooster 26,618 5.2%
1415 Xenia 26,562 9.2%
1436 Medina 26,190 3.6%
1439 Barberton 26,120 -6.5%
1450 Troy 25,865 17.0%
1458 Green 25,747 12.2%
1474 Zanesville 25,388 -0.6%
1484 Athens 25,214 17.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 50,249 763
2016 50,279 756
2015 50,656 747
2014 50,926 740
2013 51,143 722
2012 51,385 708
2011 51,652 696
2010 52,131 676
2009 50,235 704
2008 50,604 689
2007 51,148 672
2006 51,781 651
2005 52,750 627
2004 53,573 610
2003 54,231 601
2002 55,043 573
2001 55,796 551
2000 56,500 527
1990 59,649 410