Lakewood has waterfront homes and homes located on Lakewood Links Golf Course. Enjoy fishing or golfing in this desired subdivision. Most homes have large lots and newer homes may have a garage door for your golf cart. From Sumter take Hwy 15 south.
Lakewood is a census-designated place in Sumter County, South Carolina, United States. It is included in the Sumter, South Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area.
As of the census of 2000, there were 2,603 people, 953 households, and 742 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 343.0 people per square mile (132.4/km²). There were 1,033 housing units at an average density of 136.1/sq mi (52.5/km²). There were 953 households out of which 38.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.6% were married couples living together, 17.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.1% were non-families. The median income for a household in the CDP was $35,417, and the median income for a family was $39,868.