Lakewood, Washington Houses for Sale

Lakewood is located in the state of Washington and a city in Pierce County. The city during its early years was called the Prairie from the start, wherein it has an expanded land area that is dotted with lakes and several occasional stands of Oaks and Douglas fig trees. The Steilacoom and Nisqually Native Americans inhabited the area along the Prairie before the first settlers arrived on the site. The British settlers chose the Nisqually part of the Prairie as the site for its fur-trading operations that is within the Hudson Bay Company. The Prairie was then set up for farming, and the hunters started to arrive. The Fort Nisqually was then established in 1849 that will serve as the military post to quell the Indian uprisings.

Lakewood, WA Prices for Houses for Sale

742,598 -6%
532,363 -13%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Lakewood Homes for Purchase

57 +36%
76 +30%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

28 -4%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 95  
Police Civilians 13  
Total Arrests 762 (2020)
Total Incidents 4,916 (2020)
CrimeScore 54.60  
National Rank 4294th  
Statewide Rank 151st  

Local Statistics

Population 60,976 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,043 (-14.89%)

Criminal Offenses

Arson 8
Assault Offenses 981
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 444
Counterfeiting/Forgery 40
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 1,160
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 314
Extortion/Blackmail 11
Fraud Offenses 355
Homicide Offenses 4
Human Trafficking 3
Kidnapping/Abduction 22
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,786
Motor Vehicle Theft 441
Pornography/Obscene Material 5
Prostitution Offenses 22
Robbery 73
Sex Offenses 67
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 4
Stolen Property Offenses 90
Weapon Law Violations 101

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