Akron, New York Population 2020

2,841
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Akron is a city located in New York. With a 2020 population of 2,841, it is the 245th largest city in New York and the 6396th largest city in the United States. Akron is currently declining at a rate of -0.25% annually and its population has decreased by -0.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,868 in 2010. Akron reached it's highest population of 3,085 in 2000. Spanning over 2 miles, Akron has a population density of 1,412 people per square mile.

The average household income in Akron is $79,073 with a poverty rate of 5.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $682 per month, and the median house value is $124,400. The median age in Akron is 37.9 years, 37.4 years for males, and 38.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.8 males.

Akron Demographics

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

  • White: 93.98%
  • Two or more races: 2.98%
  • Other race: 1.47%
  • Black or African American: 0.70%
  • Asian: 0.56%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Akron, New York is 2,841, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,855.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,868.

Akron, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,68593.98%
Two or More Races852.98%
Some Other Race421.47%
Black or African American200.70%
Asian160.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.32%
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Akron Population Pyramid 2020

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Akron Median Age

37.9


Total

37.4


Male

38.4


Female

Akron Adults

There are 2,104 adults, (499 of whom are seniors) in Akron.

Akron Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Akron Sex Ratio

Female

1,497

52.40%

Male

1,360

47.60%

Akron Households and Families

Akron Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Akron Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
All52.4%47.6%
Female46.5%53.5%
Non Family43.1%56.9%
Male18.3%81.7%

52.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2282.3252.4
Non Family5571.2243.1
Married4193.4374.7
Female1592.946.5
Male932.918.3

3.13

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

9.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Akron Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade261.35%
9th to 12th Grade944.89%
High School Graduate55228.69%
Some College48125.00%
Associates Degree26013.51%
Bachelors Degree30715.96%
Graduate Degree20410.60%
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Akron Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8681,749497
Multiple Races29298
Black2020
Asian666
Hispanic1
Other Race1

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

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

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,299$38,636$35,383
Less Than High School$41,500$47,500$
High School Grad$26,563$47,569$23,839
Some College$32,530$31,181$37,619
Bachelors Degree$51,806$115,750$41,042
Graduate Degree$67,763$75,833$65,000

$36,299

Average Earnings

$38,636

Average Male

$35,383

Average Female

Akron Language

Akron Language by Age

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Akron Language

94.80% of Akron residents speak only English, while 5.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.22% of the population.

Akron Poverty

Akron Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6851405.21%
Native99100.00%

5.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.09%

Male Poverty Rate

7.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Akron

The race most likely to be in poverty in Akron is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Akron is White, with 5.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.12%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.17%
High School6.88%
Some College3.64%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.32%
Female Employed3.87%
Male Employed1.45%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Akron Income

Akron Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,429$79,073
Families$61,141$82,325
Married Families$83,646-
Non Families$35,469$71,490
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Akron Marital Status

Akron Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

34.6%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Akron Marital Status by Race

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Akron Veterans

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184

Number of Veterans

184

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam64
Korea37
First Gulf War25
World War II20
Second Gulf War20
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Age Group Veterans
75+74
65 to 7465
35 to 5425
18 to 3411
55 to 649
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Akron Veterans by Education

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3.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Akron Employment Status

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66.5%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

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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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80.99%

Born in New York

96.32%

Native Born

3.68%

Foreign Born

1.72%

Non Citizen

1.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.32% of Akron residents were born in the United States, with 80.99% having been born in New York. 1.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,841-7-0.25%
20192,848-7-0.25%
20182,85520.07%
20172,853-7-0.24%
20162,860-5-0.17%
20152,865-12-0.42%
20142,877-2-0.07%
20132,87930.10%
20122,876-2-0.07%
20112,878-9-0.31%
20102,887-198-0.66%
20003,0851790.60%
19902,906-65-0.22%
19802,9711080.37%
19702,863220.08%
19602,8410.00%