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People

Total Population 2,951
Male Share of the Population 44.6%
Female Share of the Population 55.4%
Senior Citizens 21.7%
Employed Population 16+ 1,343
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 47.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 31.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,547
% Above Poverty Level 89.5%
% Below Poverty Level 10.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 16 minutes
% Working from Home 1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.5%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 38.2%
Median Gross Rent $718
Median House Value $94,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.5%
US/American 0%
English 15.9%
Irish 15.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Lakewood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 38 miles E of Erie, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 58 miles SW of Buffalo, New York
County Chautauqua
Metro Area Jamestown
Standard Zip Codes 14750
Phone Area Codes 716
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.104
Longitude -79.333

Lakewood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station JAMESTOWN 4 ENE
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 35 to 55 F
Jul Temp 58 to 80 F
Oct Temp 38 to 59 F
Annual Precip 45.6 inches
Station WARREN
Distance 19.9 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 31 F
Apr Temp 35 to 57 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 41 to 60 F
Annual Precip 45.1 inches
Station CORRY
Distance 20.1 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 32 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 57 to 80 F
Oct Temp 40 to 60 F
Annual Precip 47 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bemus Point 192 $66,250
Celoron 1,183 $53,173
Falconer 2,573 $50,688
Frewsburg 2,207 $65,114
Jamestown 30,546 $43,322

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Lakewood Memorial Library
12 WEST SUMMIT STREET
Lakewood, New York
(716) 763-6234
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