Lakewood Village is a community in the northeast region of Long Beach, California. It is known as The Village and is bordered by the city of Lakewood.
The Village is located north of Carson Street, south of Del Amo Boulevard, west of Bellflower Boulevard, and east of Lakewood Boulevard. There are a variety of architectural designs including Tudor, English, Country, Cape Cod, Ranch, Spanish Colonial, Mediterranean, Asian, Tropical, Art Deco, and Medieval.
The Village is part of the Long Beach Unified School District which provides facilities like Twain Elementary School, Bancroft Middle School, and Lakewood High School. There are several private education facilities including Cambodian Christian School, Parkridge Private School, St. Anthony High School, Oakwood Academy, and Los Altos Brethren School. Within this neighborhood you’ll find Long Beach City College, a liberal arts campus.
Residents have easy access to the 710, 605, 405, and 91 freeways. There are many merchants in The Village Shoppes. Parkview Village, which was once known as “The Triangle” offers stores and services along Village Road and Viking Way. It has over 70 businesses on what is described as an outdoor main street mall. It is adjacent to the college and Heartwell Park.
The Lakewood Country Club features a Rees Jones championship course as well as facilities for dining and special events. Other communities of Lakewood Village include El Dorado Park Estates, Rancho Park Estates, and Los Altos.
Long Beach is the state’s 7th largest city and has 17 historic districts including Carroll Park, California Heights, and Rose Park. There is a variety of Spanish, Tudor, and California bungalows. There are many cultural activities at venues like the Long Beach Museum of Art, the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music, and the Long Beach Symphony.
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