Conveniently located between Seattle and Olympia, Lakewood is the host community to Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) and Camp Murray.
The city is home to several beautiful lakes and wonderful historic treasures such as Fort Steilacoom Park, Lakewold Gardens and Thornewood Castle.
Lakewood is an ideal place to shop or lodge while visiting local destinations such as Mount Rainier or Chambers Bay.
Clover Park Technical College, one of the premier training centers in the region, provides employers in the area with a skilled and ready workforce. Industrial sites are available adjacent to JBLM and in the Lakewood Industrial Park.