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Lakewood Apartments
Last updated March 4 2024 at 7:29 PM

Lakewood, CO
103 Apartments for Rent

Lakewood Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 157,935
Population Density: 3,668.9 people/sq mile
Median Age: 39
Percentage of Family Households: 54%
Median Annual Income: $77,122 / year
Median Rent: $1,488 / month

What locals are saying

Practically every state in America has a city, township, or neighborhood (more like twenty!) that dons the name Lakewood. But only Lakewood, Colorado sits at the scenic foothills of the mighty Rocky Mountains and puts residents within 30 miles of Denver. Interested in becoming a Lakewood leaser? What’s that? No, you’re not? Well, then, hit the back button on your browser, you silly weirdo, because this page is not for you! Still with us? Good. Just peruse the following tidbits and we promise you’ll be living the high life near the Mile High City in a cool Colorado minute …

Before taking the Lakewood leap, you should know a few key facts about life in Denver’s little bro

Lakewood Demographics


How diverse is Lakewood?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Lakewood is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Lakewood are White (66.1%), Hispanic Or Latino (22.5%), Asian (5.2%), Two Or More (4.1%), Black Or African American (1.6%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.3%), Other (0.1%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.1%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Lakewood residents?

The median age in Lakewood is 39 while the most populous age group of residents is the 25 to 34 group.

How diverse is Lakewood?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Lakewood is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Lakewood are White (66.1%), Hispanic Or Latino (22.5%), Asian (5.2%), Two Or More (4.1%), Black Or African American (1.6%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.3%), Other (0.1%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.1%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Lakewood residents?

The median age in Lakewood is 39 while the most populous age group of residents is the 25 to 34 group.

Lakewood Crime


Overall Crime

High
Overall crime in Lakewood is high in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Above Average
The level of violent crime in Lakewood is above average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

High
The level of property crime in Lakewood is high compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Lakewood


Elementary Schools

9 /10
Dennison Elementary School
Public
K-6
Public
K-6
627 Students
25 Reviews
627
Students
25 Reviews
8 /10
Green Gables Elementary School
Public
K-6
Public
K-6
291 Students
16 Reviews
291
Students
16 Reviews
7 /10
Devinny Elementary School
Public
K-6
Public
K-6
553 Students
20 Reviews
553
Students
20 Reviews

Middle Schools

6 /10
Addenbrooke Classical Academy
Charter
6-12
Charter
6-12
297 Students
24 Reviews
297
Students
24 Reviews
5 /10
Carmody Middle School
Public
7-8
Public
7-8
532 Students
8 Reviews
532
Students
8 Reviews
5 /10
Bear Creek K-8 School
Public
K-8
Public
K-8
1,103 Students
43 Reviews
1,103
Students
43 Reviews

High Schools

7 /10
Bear Creek High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,564 Students
11 Reviews
1,564
Students
11 Reviews
7 /10
Green Mountain High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,108 Students
17 Reviews
1,108
Students
17 Reviews
7 /10
Lakewood High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,128 Students
27 Reviews
2,128
Students
27 Reviews
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Average rent in Lakewood, Colorado

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Lakewood is $1,829, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,193. Rent rates updated 5 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Lakewood, CO


Searching for an apartment for rent in Lakewood, CO? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 103 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Lakewood. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Lakewood is $1,607 for a studio, $1,829 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $2,193 for a two-bedroom apartment. If you are looking for a deal, keep an eye out for a red pulsing icon that indicates rent specials.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of Lakewood apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next Lakewood, CO apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Lakewood?

In Lakewood, the average rent is $1,607 for a studio, $1,829 for a 1-bedroom, $2,193 for a 2-bedroom, and $2,676 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Lakewood, check out our monthly Lakewood Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Lakewood?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in Lakewood by using the cheap apartments filter.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Lakewood?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Lakewood apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Lakewood?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Lakewood.

How can I find off-campus housing in Lakewood?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Lakewood. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Community College of Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Emily Griffith Technical College, University of Denver, and Johnson & Wales University-Denver.