Latest Data (2018)
Population 50,100
Nationwide Rank 773

Quick Facts

Lakewood, Ohio is the 773rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Lakewood, Ohio is a city.

Lakewood, Ohio is currently 16.0% 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
2000-2018
763 Lacey, Washington 50,718 60.0%
764 Methuen, Massachusetts 50,698 15.3%
765 Plainfield, New Jersey 50,693 5.9%
766 Joplin, Missouri 50,657 10.9%
767 Collierville, Tennessee 50,616 53.4%
768 Cerritos, California 50,462 -2.1%
769 Galveston, Texas 50,457 -12.2%
770 Madison, Alabama 50,440 69.2%
771 Stillwater, Oklahoma 50,391 28.3%
772 Little Elm, Texas 50,314 1014.6%
773 Lakewood, Ohio 50,100 -11.3%
774 Newark, Ohio 50,029 7.9%
775 Maricopa, Arizona 50,024 2761.7%
776 Azusa, California 49,958 11.4%
777 Mishawaka, Indiana 49,931 6.2%
778 Twin Falls, Idaho 49,764 42.3%
779 Kannapolis, North Carolina 49,761 33.0%
780 Poway, California 49,704 3.0%
781 Enid, Oklahoma 49,585 5.6%
782 Bedford, Texas 49,464 4.7%
783 Dunwoody, Georgia 49,459

Similarly Sized Cities In Ohio

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
442 Parma 78,751 -7.9%
515 Canton 70,458 -12.9%
576 Youngstown 64,958 -20.5%
588 Lorain 64,028 -6.8%
605 Hamilton 62,174 2.5%
641 Springfield 59,282 -10.0%
695 Kettering 55,103 -4.4%
723 Elyria 53,881 -3.9%
773 Lakewood 50,100 -11.3%
774 Newark 50,029 7.9%
788 Cuyahoga Falls 49,272 -0.2%
797 Middletown 48,861 -5.3%
800 Dublin 48,647 53.6%
825 Beavercreek 47,391 23.4%
830 Mentor 47,273 -6.0%
834 Euclid 46,946 -10.7%
840 Mansfield 46,560 -9.9%
860 Strongsville 44,853 2.1%
872 Cleveland Heights 44,373 -12.4%
900 Fairfield 42,613 1.1%
924 Grove City 41,625 50.5%
934 Findlay 41,324 5.4%
955 Lancaster 40,414 13.8%
957 Westerville 40,387 13.8%
973 Delaware 39,930 54.2%
1011 Warren 38,382 -20.2%
1012 Reynoldsburg 38,278 18.9%
1018 Huber Heights 38,174 -0.1%
1048 Lima 36,862 -11.7%
1069 Hilliard 36,414 49.1%
1075 Marion 36,087 -3.2%
1093 Gahanna 35,551 9.2%
1095 Upper Arlington 35,522 5.5%
1107 Brunswick 34,897 4.0%
1108 Stow 34,857 7.4%
1142 North Ridgeville 33,889 51.1%
1149 Fairborn 33,658 6.8%
1152 Mason 33,586 49.3%
1187 Massillon 32,410 2.5%
1196 Westlake 32,233 1.4%
1216 North Olmsted 31,591 -7.3%
1218 Bowling Green 31,578 6.4%
1266 North Royalton 30,239 5.3%
1288 Kent 29,662 5.3%
1361 Garfield Heights 27,687 -9.7%
1380 Shaker Heights 27,302 -6.9%
1415 Xenia 26,783 10.1%
1424 Wooster 26,560 5.0%
1448 Troy 26,132 18.2%
1452 Barberton 26,072 -6.6%
1453 Medina 26,072 3.1%
1463 Green 25,783 12.4%
1487 Zanesville 25,364 -0.7%
1504 Riverside 25,151 -6.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 50,100 773
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