Discover Lakewood Village

Lakewood Village

Many people drive  through the Lakewood Village neighborhood without ever knowing they’ve done so since major streets form its boundaries and Clark Avenue runs through the middle of it.

Yet if you’re seeking a neighborhood of mostly low-traffic streets and custom homes that’s convenient to good schools, shopping, and restaurants, you may want to check out the neighborhood.

Lakewood Village sits in the northeast part of Long Beach, surrounded on the north, west and east sides by the city of Lakewood. The boundaries are Del Amo on the north, Carson on the south, Lakewood Boulevard on the West and Bellflower Boulevard on the east.

Schools in Lakewood Village

One thing that draws people to the neighborhood is the schools. Award-winning Mark Twain Elementary School lies at the corner of Centralia and Clark, with Bancroft Middle School just across the street. Lakewood High School lies just east of the neighborhood and Long Beach City College‘s Liberal Arts campus sits on the southern end of the neighborhood. Additionally, several local churches have elementary schools.

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Recreation in Lakewood Village

Lakewood Village  has great access to parks. Pan American Park is on Centralia between Clark and Bellflower. It’s a city park with a gym, picnic areas & a playground, plus lighted outdoor sports fields & courts. And just south of the neighborhood is Heartwell Park, which has a fishing pond, bike/skate path, fitness course, picnic areas, a library and more.

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Shopping and Restaurants in Lakewood Village

Shopping and restaurants can be found along Viking Way at the southeast corner of Lakewood Village as well as along Norse Way at the southwest corner of Lakewood Village.  Restaurants range from Thai, Vietnamese, Chinese, Mexican, and even classic American food from Dale’s Diner. Additional shopping and restaurants and shopping are in and around the Lakewood Center Mall just north of Del Amo.

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Houses in Lakewood Village

Homes in Lakewood Village start around $600K and go upwards to $1,000,000 or more. At the peak of the real estate market, some prices approached $2 million. The lots in this neighborhood are large, averaging about 8,000 square feet with some even larger.

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The homes in Lakewood Village range from small 2 bedroom cottages to spacious mansions with more than 4,000 square feet. Architectural styles in the neighborhood include Tudor, Cape Cod, Medieval, Ranch, Spanish Colonial, Streamline Moderne, Craftsman and more. Because of the varied architecture and the fact that the streets have no sidewalks, the neighborhood has a different feel than surrounding areas.

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It’s not uncommon to find multiple generations of a family living within the Village, with young adults who’ve moved away coming back to be near their childhood homes.

 

Homes for Sale in Lakewood Village

 

New Listing - 4 weeks online
$1,069,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,891
SQFT
4650 Pepperwood Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LKVL) Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$993,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
0.2074
ACRES
LOS ANGELES
COUNTY
4459 Pepperwood Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LVD) Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$949,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active Under Contract
4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,198
SQFT
4358 Charlemagne Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LKVL) Subdivision
$918,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active Under Contract
5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
1,890
SQFT
4240 Charlemagne Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LKVL) Subdivision
New Listing - 7 days online
$850,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,172
SQFT
5224 E Harvey Way
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LKVL) Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$849,999
Single Family Home For Sale
Active Under Contract
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,924
SQFT
4544 Faculty Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LKVL) Subdivision
$849,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,888
SQFT
4822 E Arbor Road
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LKVL) Subdivision
New Listing - 5 hours online
$840,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,927
SQFT
4538 Pepperwood Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LKVL) Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$779,880
Single Family Home For Sale
Active Under Contract
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,234
SQFT
4604 E Centralia Street
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LVD) Subdivision
$659,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active Under Contract
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,238
SQFT
11425 205th Street
Lakewood, CA 90715
Lakewood Village (LKVL) Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$638,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active Under Contract
3
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
1,076
SQFT
4755 Montair
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LVD) Subdivision
Price Change - yesterday
$467,500
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,249
SQFT
5479 E Centralia Street #17
Long Beach, CA 90808
Lakewood Village (LKVL) Subdivision

 

 

About the Author

Shannon Jones has been selling real estate since 1998 and specializes in listing and marketing homes. She has consistently been one of the top Realtors in the Long Beach area. Prior to her award-winning career in real estate with the Shannon jones Team, Shannon has had successful careers in journalism and public relations. She holds a bachelors degree from UC Irvine and a masters degree from UC Berkeley. Shannon holds E-Pro, CDPE (Certified Distressed Property Expert), and PSC (Pre-Foreclosure Specialist) certifications. Shannon is very personable and maintains a very strong moral compass, always putting the best interest of home buyers/sellers above monetary goals. A California native, Shannon enjoys gardening, travel, reading, cooking and poker when she’s not selling homes MY DESIGNATIONS Lic# 01247705 | CDPE (Certified Distressed Property Expert) | E-Pro | PSC (Pre-Foreclosure Specialist) MY SERVICE AREAS Anaheim Bellflower Buena Park Carson Cerritos Cypress Downey Fountain Valley Garden Grove Huntington Beach La Palma Lakewood Long Beach Los Alamitos Los Angeles County Norwalk Orange County Rossmoor San Pedro Seal Beach Signal Hill South Bay Westminster

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