About Southern Gables, Lakewood, CO

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Southern Gables is a well-established neighborhood on the City of Lakewood‘s south end. Southern Gables, Lakewood real estate includes single-family houses and condominiums. The median home price in the area is $585,958, with an average price per square foot of $264.

History

Southern Gables’ neighborhood organization was created in 1973 in response to an interest in purchasing land in the area near Lakewood CO by a car dealership (currently located at Evans and Wadsworth). Residents banded together to improve their bargaining position with the dealership and to guarantee a positive working relationship. Everything worked out in the end; the auto dealership has been a great neighbor, and the association has prospered over the years. (Source: southerngablesneighborhoodassociation.com)

Demographics

Southern Gables has a population of 1608 residents, 50% men and 50% females, with a median age of 51. 67 percent of this community is inhabited by families, with 24 percent single-female families, 12% single-male families, and 64 percent couple families. Southern Gables has an average household size of 2.3 and an average family size of 2.73.

Southern Gables, Lakewood residents earn a typical family income of $89,722, while the median individual income is $50,165. Around 95% of residents have completed high school, 23% have attended some form of college but do not hold a degree, 5% hold an associate degree, 32% earned a bachelor’s degree, and 15% have attended graduate school. (Source: zerodown.com)

Location

On the north, Southern Gables near Lakewood CO is bounded by Jewell Avenue; on the south, by Morrison Road; on the west, by Garrison; and on the east, by Wadsworth Boulevard. There are around 900 residences in the area.

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Nearby Public Schools

Public Elementary Schools

  • Westgate Elementary School
  • Dennison Elementary School (#28 in metro)
  • Jefferson Academy Elementary School (#169 in the state)
  • Jefferson Academy (#230 in the state)

The four schools above are among 7 B+ and higher-rated public elementary schools in the area.

  • Green Gables Elementary School

Green Gables Elementary School is a K-6 school in Lakewood, Colorado. It scored an 8 out of 10 GreatSchool ratings.

Public Middle Schools

  • Carmody Middle School
  • Collegiate Academy of Colorado (#40 in metro)
  • Manning Options School (#22 in metro)
  • Lincoln Charter Academy (#190 in the state)

The 4 public schools above are among 5 B+ and higher-rated public middle schools in the area.

Public High Schools

  • D’Evelyn Junior/Senior High School (#3 in metro)
  • Jefferson Academy High School (#48 in metro)
  • Collegiate Academy of Colorado (#36 in metro)

The three high schools above are among 5 B+ and higher-rated public high schools in the area.

  • Bear Creek High School

Bear Creek High School is a public high school in Lakewood, Colorado that serves grades 9 through 12. It scored a 7 out of 10 GreatSchool ratings.

Hardy Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics is nearby.

Directions

Southern Gables

Lakewood, CO 80227, USA

Head northwest on S Dover Way toward S Dover Ct
0.1 mi

Turn right onto W Woodard Dr
0.7 mi

Turn left onto CO-121 N/S Wadsworth Blvd
Pass by McDonald’s (on the right in 0.5 mi)
2.4 mi

Turn right onto W Alameda Ave
0.3 mi

Turn right onto S Teller St – Hardy Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics 75 ft