Lakewood is a Home Rule Municipality that is the most populous city in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. The United States Census Bureau estimates that in 2009-07-01 the population of the City of Lakewood was 141,943.
Lakewood's economy is diverse while the largest employers are government. The Denver Federal Center employs about 6,200 people and The Jefferson County R-1 school district employs 3,930. CaridianBCT, a medical devices manufacturer, employs 1,654 people.
In addition to the Belmar retail district, Lakewood has a shopping mall called Colorado Mills which is near I-70 and Colfax Avenue.
The median income for a household in the city was $48,109, and the median income for a family was $57,171. Males had a median income of $39,800 versus $31,128 for females. The per capita income for the city was $25,575. About 4.8% of families and 7.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.5% of those under age 18 and 4.7% of those age 65 or over.
Lakewood experiences a semi-arid climate featuring cold, snowy winters and warm to hot summers, with great temperature differences between seasons and between day and night. Precipitation is concentrated in the spring and summer months.
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BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL
Urban Hair Stylists - Category: Hair Salons - 6775 West Mississippi Avenue - Lakewood, CO 80226 (303) 935-7617
DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD
Moe's Original Bar B Que - Category: BBQ Restaurant - 2589 South Lewis Way, Lakewood, CO
The Rib BBQ Restaurant & Catering - Category: BBQ Restaurant - The Rib BBQ Restaurant and Catering has been proudly serving its customers for over 30 years. It continues to be ranked the Best BBQ in town by its locals. - 1958 S. Garrison, Lakewood, CO (303) 763-5012
The Yabby Hut - Category: Seafood - 3355 South Yarrow Street, Lakewood, CO 80227 (303) 985-0231 - (visit website)
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