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

4376 Fairway Drive Lakewood, CA 90712

$1,899,999 - 4Br/3Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood
New
Price $1,899,999
Beds 4
Baths 3
Living Area SqFt 3,703
Status Coming Soon
MLS # PW21235587
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

2533 Deerford Street Lakewood, CA 90712

$740,000 - 3Br/1Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood Mutuals (lkmu), Lakewood
New
Price $740,000
Beds 3
Baths 1
Living Area SqFt 1,219
Status Active
MLS # PV21205839
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

6107 Greenmeadow Road Lakewood, CA 90713

$880,000 - 3Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood
Open House
New
Price $880,000
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,750
Status Coming Soon
MLS # OC21235532
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

6350 Cardale Street Lakewood, CA 90713

$649,900 - 3Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood
Open House
New
Price $649,900
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,172
Status Coming Soon
MLS # IG21234898
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

4723 Adenmoor Avenue Lakewood, CA 90713

$799,999 - 3Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood
New
Price $799,999
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,328
Status Coming Soon
MLS # PW21232688
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

6005 Balfern Avenue Lakewood, CA 90713

Price $879,000
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,634
Status Active
MLS # PW21232778
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

4415 Hungerford Street Lakewood, CA 90712

Price $740,000
Beds 3
Baths 1
Living Area SqFt 1,008
Status Coming Soon
MLS # PW21233488
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

3212 Fairman Street Lakewood, CA 90712

$745,000 - 3Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Lakewood
Open House
Price $745,000
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,506
Status Active
MLS # RS21230945
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

3333 Del Amo Boulevard Lakewood, CA 90712

Price $775,000
Beds 3
Baths 2
Living Area SqFt 1,293
Status Active
MLS # IN21230193
Property Type Single Family Residence
 
 

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