Akron, Indiana Population 2021

1,099
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Akron is a city located in Fulton County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,099, it is the 290th largest city in Indiana and the 9934th largest city in the United States . Akron is currently declining at a rate of -0.27% annually and its population has decreased by -5.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,167 in 2010. Akron reached it's highest population of 1,153 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Akron has a population density of 2,395 people per square mile.

The average household income in Akron is $68,276 with a poverty rate of 23.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $685 per month, and the median house value is $82,800. The median age in Akron is 31.6 years, 30.9 years for males, and 31.9 years for females.

Akron Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Akron was:

  • White: 74.21%
  • Other race: 21.23%
  • Two or more races: 4.15%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Akron, Indiana is 1,099 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,108.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,167.

Akron, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White89574.21%
Some Other Race25621.23%
Two or More Races504.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.41%
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Akron Population by Race

Akron Population Pyramid $2021

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Akron Median Age

31.6


Total

30.9


Male

31.9


Female

Akron Adults

There are 826 adults, (95 of whom are seniors) in Akron.

Akron Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

13

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52

Child Dependency Ratio

Akron Sex Ratio

Female

581

48.18%

Male

625

51.82%

Akron Population by Age

Akron Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Akron Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
All67.5%32.5%
Male65.4%34.6%
Female63.4%36.6%
Non Family40.2%59.8%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Akron Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3573.3867.5
Married1983.6881.3
Non Family921.0740.2
Female41663.4
Male265.1265.4

4.01

Average Family Size

3.38

Average Household Size

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Akron Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade669.21%
9th to 12th Grade12717.71%
High School Graduate28139.19%
Some College11315.76%
Associates Degree365.02%
Bachelors Degree476.56%
Graduate Degree476.56%
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Akron Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Akron Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White52143576
Hispanic1918413
Other Race1306913
2+ Races22
Native American555

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Akron Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,948$33,108$21,542
Less Than 9th Grade$21,667$25,662$20,694
High School Graduate$28,942$33,664$23,393
Some College$31,458$52,083$25,000
Bachelors Degree$31,000$32,250$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,948

Average Earnings

$33,108

Average Male

$21,542

Average Female

Akron Earnings by Educational Attainment

Akron Language by Age

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Akron Language

68.70% of Akron residents speak only English, while 31.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 31.30% of the population.

Akron Language

Akron Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic39316943.00%
Other25611344.14%
White80311113.82%

23.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.68%

Male Poverty Rate

22.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Akron

The race most likely to be in poverty in Akron is Other, with 44.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Akron is White, with 13.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.67%.

Akron Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.61%
Bachelors or Greater30.85%
High School14.59%
Some College10.07%

Akron Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed56.52%
Male Employed15.88%
Female Employed11.24%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Akron Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Akron Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,221$68,276
Families$60,729$76,247
Married Families$63,594-
Non Families$26,786$34,558
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Income by Household Type

Akron Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Akron Marital Status by Race

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Akron Marital Status

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24

Number of Veterans

24

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea3
First Gulf War3
Second Gulf War3
Vietnam2
World War II

Akron Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+11
65 to 745
35 to 545
18 to 343
55 to 64

Akron Veterans by Age

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Akron Veterans by Race

Akron Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Akron Veterans by Education

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72.9%

Labor Force Participation

69.6%

Employment Rate

4.6%

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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71.14%

Born in Akron

86.48%

Native Born

13.52%

Foreign Born

8.87%

Non Citizen

4.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.48% of Akron residents were born in the United States, with 71.14% having been born in Indiana. 8.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Akron Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,099-3-0.27%
20201,102-3-0.27%
20191,105-3-0.27%
20181,10830.27%
20171,105-8-0.72%
20161,113-13-1.15%
20151,126-7-0.62%
20141,13310.09%
20131,132-11-0.96%
20121,143-6-0.52%
20111,149-4-0.35%
20101,1530.00%

Akron Population by Year