Lakewood strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Public Transportation Use
College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Lakewood to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||13 miles N of Elgin, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||44 miles NW of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||60014|
|Phone Area Codes||815|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||11 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||37.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||11 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||36.4 inches|
|Station||LAKE VILLA 2 NE|
|Jan Temp||12 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||35.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.09|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||55||2.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,502|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||2.9%|
|French (except Basque)||1.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, Lakewood, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Village of Lakewood (60014)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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Penn Foster College
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Sacred Heart University Online
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Newtown, Connecticut||90.4||16.2%||12.5%||57.3%||31||$99,835||7.4%||4%||1,843||1.8%||137.3||0.9%||8.1|
|2. Shenandoah, Texas||89.8||9.8%||8.3%||29.1%||30||$76,116||6.1%||5.8%||1,503||3%||138.4||0.8%||6.7|
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