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An architecturally significant area encompassing popular neighborhoods.

Welcome to Lakewood

In beautiful East Dallas, Texas, in the 75214 zip code, the community of Lakewood is a fantastic place to call home. Lakewood is an architecturally significant area encompassing popular neighborhoods and subdivisions such as Wilshire Heights, University Terrace, University Meadows, Ridgewood Park, Lakewood Trails, Lakewood Heights, Hillside, Gastonwood-Coronado Hills, and Caruth Terrace, among many others. Lakewood Proper has a convenient location on the east side of the greater Lakewood area and to the west of White Rock Lake. The community is bordered on the north by Mockingbird Lane, on the east by Winstead Road and Williamson Road, on the south by Country Club Road and Gaston Road, and on the west by Abrams Road.
Lakewood Proper is the largest of all the Lakewood area communities. The greater Lakewood area is east of Downtown Dallas and Old East Dallas, west of White Rock Lake, and comprises several square miles. It is a community with easy access to the entertainment districts of Deep Ellum and Lower Greenville and has been ranked as one of the top ten best big-city neighborhoods in the country by CNN. There are roughly two thousand, nine hundred homes in Lakewood, and most of the original homes in Lakewood Proper were constructed in the 1920s and 1930s. That said, many original Lakewood properties have been demolished and replaced with larger, more modern homes. Because of this, the Lakewood real estate market includes both new construction and historic homes, too.
Homes for sale in Lakewood include a wide array of single-family residences in varied architectural styles. There are stunning Colonial, Spanish, Mediterranean, Tudors, Prairie-style, Mid-Century Modern, and Ranch homes in Lakewood. Lakewood homes typically range in size from around two thousand, three hundred square feet of living space to well over five thousand square feet. Lots in Lakewood also vary in size, ranging from a tenth of an acre to well over two acres, with the average being roughly one-quarter acre. Usually, the restored older homes are smaller, while the new construction in Lakewood is larger. However, in the Lakewood Conservation District in south Lakewood, you will find the largest of Lakewood’s older homes. The tremendous diversity of Lakewood properties results in a broad range of listing prices. We would love to tell you more about the currently listed real estate in Lakewood of East Dallas, Texas, so please contact us as soon as it is convenient.
Find the newest homes for sale and real estate listings in Lakewood. In this competitive market, it’s important to stay on top of the newest listings and to alert us on anything you would like to see. If you would like more information on any of these Lakewood homes for sale, just request information on the listing details page of the property. We can provide you with information that’s not available to the public including disclosures, past sales history, dates and prices of homes recently sold nearby, and more.
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Overview for LAKEWOOD, TX

10,204 people live in LAKEWOOD, where the median age is 40 and the average individual income is $110,403. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Demographics and Employment Data for LAKEWOOD, TX

LAKEWOOD has 3,666 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in LAKEWOOD do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 10,204 people call LAKEWOOD home. The population density is 5,456.34 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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47.21 / 52.8%

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Schools in LAKEWOOD, TX

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The following schools are within or nearby LAKEWOOD. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Lakewood Elementary
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Lakehill Preparatory School
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Lakehill Preparatory
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