Lakewood, Ohio

city in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States

Lakewood is a city in Ohio, near Cleveland. It is in the northeastern area of the state. In the 2010 United States Census, 52,131 people lived there.

Lakewood 2007
The Gold Coast of Lakewood

Government change

Lakewood is led by a mayor and a city council. The people in Lakewood vote to choose the mayor and city council. There are seven people in the city council.

Geography change

Lakewood is about 6 miles (9.7 km) west of Cleveland. The city has a total area of 6.69 square miles (17.33 km2).

Famous people from Lakewood include Teri Garr.