Lakewood, Washington 

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Economy in Lakewood, Washington

Lakewood has an unemployment rate of 5.7%. The US average is 3.9%.

Lakewood has seen the job market increase by 1.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.1%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Lakewood
- The Sales Tax Rate for Lakewood is 9.9%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Lakewood is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Lakewood
- The average income of a Lakewood resident is $25,607 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Lakewood resident is $44,667 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYLakewood, WashingtonUnited States
  5.7%3.9%
  1.8%1.6%
  39.1%33.5%
  9.9%7.3%
  0.0%4.6%
  $26,982$31,177
  $47,636$57,652
  $58,266$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.0%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.9%6.2%
  7.0%10.4%
  3.0%2.7%
  13.2%11.6%
  5.6%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  1.2%2.1%
  3.3%4.7%
  2.2%1.9%
  3.8%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  4.2%4.3%
  7.4%9.3%
  18.3%13.8%
  2.5%2.2%
  7.7%7.4%
  4.4%4.9%
  8.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Lakewood    7 Reviews
    Lakewood City is moving in a positive direction - 1/21/2018
    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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    Stay far away. - 1/10/2018
    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

    lakeHood - 10/17/2009
    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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    98499 98498 98439

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