Lakewood, Ohio Houses for Sale

Lakewood is located in the northeastern part of the state of Ohio and a city in Cuyahoga County, and sits along Lake Erie and is on the western part of Cleveland. The area where the present-day Lakewood stands were surveyed in 1806 as part of the Rockport township. The site was permanently settled in 1818 when James Nicholson arrived from Connecticut, and in the same year, named the community as Rockport. The town was developed around a plank toll road and a rail line and became known as East Rockport in 1871. The area is mainly residentiary with some light industry and has been celebrating the Lakewood Arts Festival during the summer annually.

Lakewood, OH Prices for Houses for Sale

332,877 +35%
282,450 +24%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Lakewood Homes for Purchase

51 +2%
72 0%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

41 +47%

Crime & Safety

Total Arrests 596 (2020)
Total Incidents 1,418 (2020)
CrimeScore 16.87  
National Rank 1934th  
Statewide Rank 187th  

Local Statistics

Population 49,350 (-0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,654 (-1.58%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 10
Arson 3
Assault Offenses 279
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 62
Counterfeiting/Forgery 4
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 155
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 212
Extortion/Blackmail 2
Fraud Offenses 63
Homicide Offenses 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 5
Larceny/Theft Offenses 599
Motor Vehicle Theft 91
Robbery 29
Sex Offenses 10
Stolen Property Offenses 13
Weapon Law Violations 48

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