Akron, Alabama Population 2022

199
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Akron is a city located in Hale County Alabama. Akron has a 2020 population of 199. Akron is currently declining at a rate of -6.13% annually and its population has decreased by -11.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 225 in 2010.

The average household income in Akron is $35,528 with a poverty rate of 22.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $36,000. The median age in Akron is 47.3 years, 47.3 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.

Akron Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Akronwas:

  • Black or African American: 68.40%
  • White: 31.60%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Akron, Alabama is 199 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 225.

Akron, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8531.60%
Black or African American18468.40%
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Akron Population by Race

Akron Population Pyramid 2022

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Akron Median Age

43.8


Total

47.1


Male

43.2


Female

Akron Adults

There are 217 adults, (26 of whom are seniors) in Akron.

Akron Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

13.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Akron Sex Ratio

Female

147

54.65%

Male

122

45.35%

Akron Population by Age

Akron Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Akron Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
All84.7%15.3%
Female76.9%23.1%
Non Family72.2%27.8%
Male0%0%

84.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Akron Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All853.1684.7
Married363.08100
Male00
Female139.3876.9
Non Family36072.2

4.69

Average Family Size

3.16

Average Household Size

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Akron Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade42.21%
9th to 12th Grade3820.99%
High School Graduate8245.30%
Some College4424.31%
Associates Degree84.42%
Bachelors Degree42.21%
Graduate Degree10.55%
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Akron Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Akron Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 77.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 3.67%.

Akron Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,214$$16,645
Less Than 9th Grade$27,969$28,594$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$16,053$$16,053
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$23,214

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$16,645

Average Female

Akron Earnings by Educational Attainment

Akron Language by Age

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Akron Language

88.85% of Akron residents speak only English, while 11.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.15% of the population.

Akron Language

Akron Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1845529.89%
White8555.88%
OtherNaN%

22.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.49%

Male Poverty Rate

23.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Akron

The race most likely to be in poverty in Akron is Black, with 29.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Akron is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.65%.

Akron Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.14%
High School19.51%
Some College13.46%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Akron Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Akron Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Akron Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$25,156$36,544
Families$44,583$52,027
Married Families$45,625-
Non Families$14,000$14,886
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Income by Household Type

Akron Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.8%

Male Marriage Rate

29.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Akron Married by Age and Sex

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Akron Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Akron Marital Status by Race

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Akron Marital Status

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32

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War24
First Gulf War
Vietnam2
Korea2
World War II

Akron Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5424
55 to 645
65 to 741
75+2

Akron Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2737.50%
Black53.45%

Akron Veterans by Race

Akron Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Akron Veterans by Education

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47.6%

Labor Force Participation

45.3%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Akron Employment by Age

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Akron Employment by Race

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Akron Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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72.49%

Born in Akron

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Akron residents were born in the United States, with 72.49% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Akron Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103560.00%
2011343-13-3.65%
2012330-13-3.79%
2013317-13-3.94%
2014304-13-4.10%
2015291-13-4.28%
2016278-13-4.47%
2017265-13-4.68%
2018252-13-4.91%
2019239-13-5.16%
2020225-14-5.86%
2021212-13-5.78%
2022199-13-6.13%

Akron Population by Year