Lakewood, NY Profile: Facts & Data

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Lakewood, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Lakewood had a population of 3,018 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Lakewood is located at latitude 42.1042 and longitude -79.3331 in Chautauqua County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Lakewood (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Chautauqua County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,325 feet.

The Village of Lakewood (GNIS ID: 2390929) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Lakewood is located within Town of Busti, a minor civil division (MCD) of Chautauqua County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lakewood: Cowings.

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Lakewood, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 3,018
Population in Households 3,000
Population in Familes 2,276
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density2 1,527
Diversity Index3 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $54,272
Average Household Income $81,773
Per Capita Income $37,635

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,701 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 903 (53.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 506 (29.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 292 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $149,123
Average Home Value $172,810
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,409
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 797
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.06% -0.28%
Households 0.05% -0.31%
Families -0.23% -0.48%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   3.28%

Lakewood, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lakewood to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 489 59th
Population Density # 535 55th
Diversity Index # 858 28th
Median Household Income # 772 36th
Per Capita Income # 455 62nd

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