Lakewood, North Little Rock, AR

Lakewood Neighborhood Guide North Little Rock, AR

About

Lakewood is a beautiful and peaceful neighborhood located in the heart of North Little Rock, Arkansas. This scenic area is conveniently located adjacent to Interstate 40, providing quick access to the rest of the city and beyond. Renowned for its tranquil chalet-style houses, manicured lawns, and an abundance of mature trees, Lakewood boasts a pleasant suburban feel. The neighborhood is also popular for its namesake, the stunning man-made Lakewood Lakes which add to its charm.

What You Will Love About Lakewood, North Little Rock, Arkansas

  • The Lakewood neighborhood exudes a subtle elegance with its tree-lined streets, green spaces and peaceful, man-made lakes.
  • The neighborhood is ideally located with easy access to downtown North Little Rock and other key city attractions via Interstate 40.
  • Lakewood offers excellent recreational opportunities, with the Lakewood Lakes perfect for boating and fishing, plus a large number of walking and biking trails.

What’s Nearby

Just a short drive from Lakewood is the vibrant downtown North Little Rock, brimming with restaurants, shops, and nightlife. Nearby, you'll also find the Arkansas River Trail, a 88-mile loop perfect for outdoor enthusiasts and Dickey-Stephens Park, the home of minor league baseball team, the Arkansas Travelers.

Lifestyle

Life in Lakewood is best suited for those who appreciate a quiet, suburban atmosphere without sacrificing convenience. Residents enjoy an active outdoor lifestyle with a myriad of recreational activities, from boating and fishing to walking and biking, all while being just a stone's throw from the excitement of downtown North Little Rock.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 104 restaurants, 9 grocery stores, and 8 parks within a mile of the Lakewood neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Kroger

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    2509 McCain Blvd

  • SHOPPING
    Lakewood Village Park

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.4 miles

    2800 Lakewood Village Dr

  • SHOPPING
    The Fix Mccain Mall North Little Rock

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.8 miles

    3929 McCain Blvd

  • SHOPPING
    The Other Center Shopping Center

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.8 miles

    4000 McCain Blvd

  • SHOPPING
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store

    0.9 miles

    4000 McCain Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Kroger Pharmacy

    Retail, Drugstore, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.5 miles

    6929 John F Kennedy Blvd

Lakewood Apartments and Rentals

41 Rental properties in Lakewood, North Little Rock, AR.

  • Foothills Apartments property

    $1,085+

    Foothills Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    747–1346 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • 5202 N Walnut Rd property

    $825

    5202 N Walnut Rd

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    688 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 6504 Windhill Dr property

    $1,450,000

    6504 Windhill Dr

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1320 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 3422 John F Kennedy Blvd property

    $42,300

    3422 John F Kennedy Blvd

    Studio

    2650 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 5413 N Main St property

    $1,050

    5413 N Main St

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1107 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
3.6%
18.6%
utilities
1.3%
5.5%
food
0.9%
7.4%
transportation
2.1%
5.2%
healthcare
4.7%
1.2%

Lakewood Demographics

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Lakewood Reviews

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  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

Lakewood Transportation

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Somewhat Walkable

53/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

34/100
Bike Score®

Lakewood Schools

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