Lakewood, Illinois Population 2022

4,377
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Lakewood is a city located in Shelby County Illinois. Lakewood has a 2020 population of 4,377. Lakewood is currently growing at a rate of 1.09% annually and its population has increased by 2.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,283 in 2010.

The average household income in Lakewood is $166,785 with a poverty rate of 1.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $401,900. The median age in Lakewood is 40.6 years, 38.8 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.

Lakewood Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lakewoodwas:

  • White: 92.57%
  • Two or more races: 3.29%
  • Asian: 2.87%
  • Black or African American: 1.07%
  • Other race: 0.20%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lakewood, Illinois is 4,377 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,283.

Lakewood, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,71592.57%
Black or African American431.07%
Asian1152.87%
Some Other Race80.20%
Two or More Races1323.29%
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Lakewood Population by Race

Lakewood Population Pyramid 2022

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Lakewood Median Age

40.1


Total

38.2


Male

41.2


Female

Lakewood Adults

There are 2,739 adults, (375 of whom are seniors) in Lakewood.

Lakewood Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lakewood Sex Ratio

Female

1,856

46.25%

Male

2,157

53.75%

Lakewood Population by Age

Lakewood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lakewood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family100%0%
All95.9%4.1%
Married95.8%4.2%
Female78.6%21.4%

95.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lakewood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2743.1595.9
Married9573.695.8
Male552.85100
Female562.8478.6
Non Family2061.23100

3.47

Average Family Size

3.15

Average Household Size

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Lakewood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade311.25%
High School Graduate32813.22%
Some College49219.83%
Associates Degree1606.45%
Bachelors Degree77631.28%
Graduate Degree69427.97%
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Lakewood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lakewood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black434343
Asian115115115
Other Race888
White2,2872,2561,304
Hispanic36368

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Lakewood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$75,272$103,808$55,505
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$63,417$61,607$
Some College$46,766$69,602$
Bachelors Degree$114,318$117,454$69,743
Graduate Degree$116,136$180,809$71,141

$75,272

Average Earnings

$103,808

Average Male

$55,505

Average Female

Lakewood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lakewood Language by Age

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Lakewood Language

90.39% of Lakewood residents speak only English, while 9.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.88% of the population.

Lakewood Language

Lakewood Poverty by Race

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1.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.44%

Male Poverty Rate

1.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lakewood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lakewood is White, with 1.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lakewood is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.93%.

Lakewood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School3.66%
Some College1.07%
Bachelors or Greater0.68%

Lakewood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lakewood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lakewood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$149,583$177,328
Families$154,635$195,769
Married Families$160,662-
Non Families$56,250$61,612
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Income by Household Type

Lakewood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

66.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lakewood Married by Age and Sex

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Lakewood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lakewood Marital Status by Race

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Lakewood Marital Status

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130

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War38
First Gulf War38
Vietnam23
Korea10
World War II

Lakewood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3417
35 to 5438
55 to 6422
65 to 7423
75+30

Lakewood Veterans by Age

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Lakewood Veterans by Race

Lakewood Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lakewood Veterans by Education

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70.5%

Labor Force Participation

70.2%

Employment Rate

0.5%

Unemployment Rate

Lakewood Employment by Age

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Lakewood Employment by Race

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Lakewood Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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66.58%

Born in Lakewood

92.80%

Native Born

7.20%

Foreign Born

1.35%

Non Citizen

5.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.80% of Lakewood residents were born in the United States, with 66.58% having been born in Illinois. 1.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Lakewood Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103,8110.00%
20113,858471.23%
20123,905471.22%
20133,952471.20%
20143,999471.19%
20154,046471.18%
20164,093471.16%
20174,140471.15%
20184,187471.14%
20194,234471.12%
20204,283491.16%
20214,330471.10%
20224,377471.09%

Lakewood Population by Year