Akron SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
8

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Akron, Ohio Info Snack

Akron (/ękrn/) is the fifth-largest city in the U.S. state of Ohio and is the county seat of Summit County. It is located on the western edge of the Glaciated Allegheny Plateau, approximately 39 miles (63 km) south of Lake Erie.
Population
198,252
Unemployment
9.5%
Poverty
24.1%
Median Home
$80,100
Median Income
$36,223
Median Rent
$713

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Rankings for Akron in Ohio

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Map Of Akron, OH

Population over time in Akron

Year Population % Change
2017 198,252 -0.1%
2016 198,508 0.1%
2015 198,329 -0.1%
2014 198,492 -0.3%
2013 199,038 -0.5%
2012 199,955 -0.6%
2011 201,111 -0.8%
2010 202,814 -

Crime in Akron Per 100k

Crime Akron OH USA
Violent Crime 697.5 297.5 382.9
Murder 21.3 6.1 5.3
Robbery 200.1 99.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 370.3 141.6 248.9
Property Crime 4234.8 2419.1 2362.0
Burglary 1165.6 502.4 430.4
Larceny 2686.8 1743.0 1694.0
Car Theft 382.4 173.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Akron

White
58.8% (116,593)
African American
30.3% (60,126)
American Indian
0.2% (487)
Asian
4.0% (7,862)
Hawaiian
0.0% (44)
Other
0.2% (349)
Two Or More
4.1% (8,126)
Hispanic
2.4% (4,665)
Race Akron OH USA
White 58.8% 79.6% 61.5%
African American 30.3% 12.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 4.0% 2.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.3% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.4% 3.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Akron, Ohio

Less than $10,000
12.2% (2,418,674)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (1,605,841)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (2,934,129)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (2,636,751)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (2,914,304)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (3,509,060)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (1,784,268)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.6% (1,308,463)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (396,504)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (337,028)
Income Akron OH USA
Less than $10,000 12.2% 7.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 5.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 10.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 18.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.6% 12.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Akron

Female
51.9% (102,843)
Male
48.1% (95,408)
Gender Akron OH USA
Female 51.9% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Akron for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.9% (7,713)
9-12th Grade
9.6% (19,020)
High School / GED
35.1% (69,491)
Some College
21.5% (42,543)
Associate's Degree
9.2% (18,217)
Bachelor's Degree
13.9% (27,653)
Master's Degree
4.8% (9,464)
Professional Degree
1.4% (2,720)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (1,427)
Education Akron OH USA
< 9th Grade 3.9% 2.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.6% 7.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.1% 33.6% 27.3%
Some College 21.5% 20.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.2% 8.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.9% 17.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.8% 7.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.1% 1.4%

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