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-Attractive setting
-Arts and culture
-Nearby recreation

Cons

-Sprawl and traffic
-Clouds and rain
-Cost of living


What Bert Has To Say About Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area


Seattle is a lively and cosmopolitan city beautifully set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. The main downtown area sits on a narrow, hilly strip of land between Puget Sound to the west and Lake Washington to the east. Modern skyscrapers rise on high hills in the city center, with residential units lining the lower areas along the water and north of downtown.

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Regional center - East shore of Puget Sound in west-central Washington See Local Real Estate
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City: Lakewood
Zip Codes: 98499, 98498, ... 3 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Lakewood


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Lakewood is 7.00 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lakewood jobs have Increased by 2.48 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Lakewood's cost of living is 16.40% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Lakewood's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Lakewood's population is 59,829 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 2.43 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Lakewood is $246,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -3.35%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Lakewood public schools spend $18,279 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19 students per teacher in Lakewood. Learn more...

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Lakewood Housing Market


It's a good time to buy in Lakewood. Home Appreciation is up 7.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Lakewood Real Estate.
The median home price in Lakewood is $246,100. Browse Homes in this Range.
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  1/21/2018
Lakewood City is moving in a positive direction

Historically, Lakewood has had a bad reputation for being a crime ridden city, but since its incorporation in 1996 it has seen a transformation. Many of its roads have... (Read More)

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  1/10/2018
Stay far away.

Lakewood is the worst city in the state. With a murder rate that has grown upwards of 20 people a year, to the home invasions that happen every day in the city, don’t... (Read More)

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  10/17/2009
lakeHood

lakewood(chocolate city, lakeview, eastside,tillicum/woodbrook,lakecity) all crime drug and gang filled areas. very high murder rate for a suburb..and there are way too... (Read More)

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