Located just west of Cleveland, Ohio, Lakewood combines big city amenities with a small-town vibe, making it a popular community for students, young professionals, and families alike. The bustling local economy, proximity to Lake Erie, abundance of green space, and thriving arts scene make it one of the most popular Cleveland suburbs.
Aside from its architectural significance, one of the best things about Lakewood is its abundance of local shopping, dining and nightlife. Madison Avenue is lined with antique stores, and Detroit Avenue boasts a wide variety of restaurants, bars and shops. Whether you’re looking for a classy date night at Pier W, or a fun night out with friends at 16 Bit or Around the Corner, there is something to suit everyone’s needs.
Lakewood City School District is a highly rated, public school district located in Lakewood, Ohio. It has 4,924 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 69% of students are at least proficient in math and 73% in reading.