Lakewood Park, Florida Population 2024

14,119

Lakewood Park is a city located in St. Lucie County Florida. Lakewood Park has a 2024 population of 14,119. Lakewood Park is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has decreased by -0.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,227 in 2020.

The average household income in Lakewood Park is $68,115 with a poverty rate of 14.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Lakewood Park is 50.6 years, 48.4 years for males, and 54.5 years for females.

Lakewood Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lakewood Park was:

  • White: 73.46%
  • Black or African American: 13.44%
  • Two or more races: 5.89%
  • Other race: 3.75%
  • Asian: 3.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
  • Native American:
State
Florida
Land Area (mi²)
6.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
2,124.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-0.76% (-108)
The current population of Lakewood Park, Florida is 14,119 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 14,227.

Lakewood Park, Florida Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White10,37273.46%
Black or African American1,89813.44%
Two or more races8325.89%
Other race5303.75%
Asian4723.34%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander150.11%
Native American
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White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Lakewood Park Population by Race

Lakewood Park Population Pyramid 2024

Lakewood Park Median Age

50.6

Total

48.4

Male

54.5

Female

Lakewood Park Adults

There are 11,696 adults, (3,699 of whom are seniors) in Lakewood Park.

Lakewood Park Age Dependency

76.6

Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lakewood Park Sex Ratio

Female7,03549.83%
Male7,08450.17%

Lakewood Park Population by Age

Lakewood Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All5,5512.5482.817.2
Married2,4073.0787.312.7
Non Family2,2161.4984.315.7
Female6373.8861.438.6
Male2913.1880.119.9
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3.09

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

82.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lakewood Park Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lakewood Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lakewood Park Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 60%.

Lakewood Park Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$38,935

Average Earnings

$46,695

Average Male

$36,896

Average Female

Lakewood Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lakewood Park Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lakewood Park Language

85.11% of Lakewood Park residents speak only English, while 14.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.66% of the population.

Lakewood Park Language

Lakewood Park Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White9,7781,18012.07%
Black1,89836719.34%
Hispanic1,45833623.05%
Other53026049.06%
Multiple83212214.66%
Islander15960%
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14.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.93%

Male Poverty Rate

17.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lakewood Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lakewood Park is Islander, with 60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lakewood Park is White, with 12.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.09%.

Lakewood Park Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.16%
High School13.43%
Some College10.47%
Bachelors or Greater7.68%
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Lakewood Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed10.84%
Female Unemployed9.04%
Female Employed7.69%
Male Employed1.73%
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Lakewood Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lakewood Park Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lakewood Park Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

44.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lakewood Park Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Lakewood Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Lakewood Park Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lakewood Park Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,783

Number of Veterans

1,609

Male Veterans

174

Female Veterans

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Lakewood Park Veterans by War

count

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Lakewood Park Veterans by Age

count

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Lakewood Park Veterans by Race

Lakewood Park Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lakewood Park Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lakewood Park Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lakewood Park Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lakewood Park Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

39.27%

Born in Lakewood Park

88.13%

Native Born

11.87%

Foreign Born

4.18%

Non Citizen

7.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.13% of Lakewood Park residents were born in the United States, with 39.27% having been born in Florida. 4.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lakewood Park Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202414,119
202314,119
202214,1195193.82%
202113,600-627-4.41%
202014,2271631.16%
201914,0641,42911.31%
201812,6355454.51%
201712,0903843.28%
201611,7061951.69%
201511,5112071.83%
201411,3043653.34%
201310,939-686-5.9%
201211,625-6-0.05%
201111,6313082.72%
201011,323
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Lakewood Park Population by Year