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Welcome to Lakewood ...

The village of Lakewood is located in Chautauqua County<1>.

The location of Lakewood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lakewood has a population of 2,797 people<3> (see below for details).

Lakewood is 1,360 feet [415 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Lakewood lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Lakewood: (716)

Websites for Lakewood ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.chautauquachamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Lakewood, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lakewood had an population of 2,797 people. This is a decrease of 6.83% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lakewood had a population of 3,002 people. This makes Lakewood the county's 14th most populous community.

The population of Lakewood represents 0.02% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 701st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,002 people, the population of Lakewood decreased 7.86% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,258 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lakewood.

Communities Also Named Lakewood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 96 communities that are also named Lakewood - they are located in Alabama (6), Arkansas (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia (4), Illinois (6), Indiana (3), Iowa (2), Louisiana (2), Maine (2), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (8), Minnesota, Mississippi (3), New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina (5), Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (9), Tennessee (4), Texas (4), Utah (2), Vermont, Virginia (9), Washington (3) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lakewood.

Communities near Lakewood ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lakewood.

  • Jamestown [Chautauqua County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
    • Jamestown [Chautauqua County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Lakewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,058 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jamestown<6>
  • Warren [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warren
    • Warren [Warren County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Lakewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,049 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warren
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warren<6>
  • Ellicott [Chautauqua County]
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    • Ellicott [Chautauqua County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Lakewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,274 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellicott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellicott
  • Busti [Chautauqua County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Busti
    • Busti [Chautauqua County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Lakewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,146 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Busti have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Busti
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Westfield [Chautauqua County]
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      • Westfield [Chautauqua County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Lakewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,566 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westfield
    • Ellery [Chautauqua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellery
      • Ellery [Chautauqua County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Lakewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,308 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellery
    • Chautauqua [Chautauqua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chautauqua
      • Chautauqua [Chautauqua County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Lakewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,212 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chautauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chautauqua
    • Carroll [Chautauqua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carroll
      • Carroll [Chautauqua County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Lakewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,329 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carroll have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carroll
    • Randolph [Cattaraugus County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Randolph
      • Randolph [Cattaraugus County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Lakewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,472 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Randolph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Randolph
    • Falconer [Chautauqua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falconer
      • Falconer [Chautauqua County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Lakewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,247 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falconer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falconer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falconer<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lakewood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lakewood.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lakewood. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lakewood.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lakewood. See our Newspapers Page for Lakewood.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lakewood ...

Looking for more information about Lakewood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lakewood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lakewood.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lakewood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Chautauqua County: www.co.chautauqua.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Chautauqua, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lakewood.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lakewood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lakewood) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lakewood. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lakewood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lakewood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0992, Longitude: -79.3201       In this case, the coordinates for Lakewood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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