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Tight-knit as a multi-aged community, eclectic in nature, and utterly in love with living alongside White Rock Lake, Lakewood is adored for character close to downtown. Prized architects Charles Dilbeck and Clifford Hutsell designed many houses with modern or Spanish styles. Craftsman or Prairie styles fill Junius Heights Historic District. While houses are updated and urban sensibilities integrated, lifestyle is not unlike the idyllic way it began. Folks go to the Lakewood shopping center, which opened in 1924, landmarked with the Lakewood Theater; walk, run, bike, row, and sail around the lake; or play golf at Lakewood Country Club. And kids still attend Woodrow Wilson High School, one of many International Baccalaureate high schools in Texas.

Lakewood By the Numbers

Median Age40.6
Median Household Income146,248

White Alone10,76571.3%
Black Alone4813.2%
American Indian Alone1280.8%
Asian Alone1280.8%
Some Other Race Alone00.0%
Two or More Races2671.8%
Hispanic Origin (any race)2,84218.8%

Less Than 9th Grade5.2%
9th-12th Grade - No Diploma2.6%
High School Graduate6.6%
GED/ Alternative Credential1.5%
Some College - No Degree6.6%
Associate Degree2.3%
Bachelor's Degree37.2%
Graduate/ Professional Degree14.5%