The city of Lakewood is located in the county of Pierce. It covers a total area of 49.08 sq. km. Industries related to advertising, aviation, household appliances, architecture, arts and crafts, automotive, finance, beverages, construction, apparel, information technology, pharmaceuticals, furniture, hotel, insurance, metal fabrication, publishing and real estate, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by pet shops, public libraries and parks.