Lakewood, California

Lakewood Offers a Beautiful, Established Community

Lakewood, California is a well-established city on the eastern end of Los Angeles County, just a few miles from Orange County.

Lakewood was one of the first planned communities built after World War II. The city’s beautiful boulevards have landscaped medians with frontage roads separating residential areas from the main thoroughfares.

Several different districts serve the area: ABC Unified in Cerritos, Bellflower Unified School District, Long Beach Unified School District, and Paramount Unified School District. The local schools perform above average to excellent on standardized tests and overall earn a B+ rating on Niche.com.

Lakewood Homes
Lakewood Homes
Lakewood Neighborhood
Lakewood Neighborhood
Typical Lakewood Homes
Typical Lakewood Homes

Enjoy Shopping and Dining in Lakewood

Lakewood has lots of great restaurants and coffee shops. Lakewood Marketplace has a number of chain eateries, as well as some local spots, including Adobo Taco Grill and Tokyo Hibachi. Lakewood Center is the local shopping mall and one of the largest in the country. It’s anchored by Target, JCPenney, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Costco, Macy’s, and Forever 21.

The pleasant, sunny weather in Lakewood makes being outside lots of fun. The city has 10 major parks with playgrounds, picnic areas and barbecues, and playing fields. Many facilities are available to rent for parties and gatherings. There’s also a dog park and a skatepark. The city holds a variety of classes, sports leagues, and summer activities for all ages.

The Lakewood Nature Trail is perfect for walking or jogging and observing local wildlife. Native plants have been encouraged to grow, and the whole area has been transformed. The trail follows the course of the San Gabriel River, which attracts many animal and bird species.

Lakewood is well situated to give access to the rest of the Los Angeles area and into Orange County. The 605 freeway runs north and south on the eastern end of the city. The 91 freeway runs east and west just north of the city’s border, while the 405 freeway is a little ways south.

Lakewood Mayfair Park
Lakewood Mayfair Park
Welcome to Lakewood
Welcome to Lakewood
Aerial View of Lakewood Country Club
Aerial View of Lakewood Country Club
Lakewood Country Club
Lakewood Country Club

Area Information

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Homes for Sale in Lakewood, California

4329 Mcnab Avenue Lakewood, CA 90713

$769,000 - 3Br/1Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood
New
Price $769,000
Beds 3
Baths 1
Living Area SqFt 1,122
Status Coming Soon
MLS # OC21164849
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

4863 Lomina Avenue Lakewood, CA 90713

$839,900 - 3Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood
New
Price $839,900
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,442
Status Coming Soon
MLS # PW21161830
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

6019 Graywood Avenue Lakewood, CA 90712

$729,000 - 3Br/1Ba -  for Sale in Mayfair (mayf), Lakewood
Open House
New
Price $729,000
Beds 3
Baths 1
Living Area SqFt 1,021
Status Active
MLS # SB21164337
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

6007 Droxford Street Lakewood, CA 90713

$799,000 - 4Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood Estates (lkes), Lakewood
Open House
New
Price $799,000
Beds 4
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,289
Status Active
MLS # PW21161410
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

6012 Bellflower Boulevard Lakewood, CA 90713

$820,000 - 3Br/3Ba -  for Sale in Other (othr), Lakewood
New
Price $820,000
Beds 3
Baths 3
Living Area SqFt 1,640
Status Active
MLS # OC21159875
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

11439 216th Street Lakewood, CA 90715

$495,000 - 2Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood
New
Price $495,000
Beds 2
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,078
Status Active
MLS # PW21122910
Property Type Townhouse
 
 

6012 Gallup Street Lakewood, CA 90713

$749,999 - 4Br/1Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood Village (lkvl), Lakewood
New
Price $749,999
Beds 4
Baths 1
Living Area SqFt 1,310
Status Active
MLS # PW21163222
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

5527 Bonfair Avenue Lakewood, CA 90712

Price $849,995
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,504
Status Active
MLS # P1-5858
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

2108 Lark Bay Lane Lakewood, CA 90712

Price $850,000
Beds 4
Baths 3
Living Area SqFt 2,185
Status Active
MLS # RS21161644
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

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