Akron, AL Demographic Data

Akron, AL Summary

Akron is located in Hale County in Alabama
  • Population: 369
  • Area: 0.69 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 0.69 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.01 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 533.23 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 127.95 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Akron, AL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
150
51%
50.8
Male
143
49%
49.2
Total Population
293
 
321,419,000

Akron, AL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
17
5.8% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
4
1.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
7
2.4% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
40
13.7% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
31
10.6% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
16
5.5% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
42
14.3% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
53
18.1% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
28
9.6% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
16
5.5% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
23
7.8% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
13
4.4% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
3
1.0% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
246
84.0%
77.1
Female
136
55.3%
51.4
Male
110
44.7%
48.6
21 Years and over
218
74.4%
72.9
62 Years and over
48
16.4%
18.3
65 Years and over
39
13.3%
14.9
Female
22
56.4%
55.9
Male
17
43.6%
44.1
Median Age (years)
44
NR
NR

Akron, AL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
293
100.0% 
96.9
White
59
20.1% 
73.1
Black or African American
234
79.9% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
0
0.0% 
0.8
Asian
0
0.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
0
0.0% 
4.8
Two or More Races
0
0.0% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
0
0.0% 
17.6
Mexican
0
0.0% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
0
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
0
0.0% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
293
100.0% 
82.4

Akron, AL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
9
4.6% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
52
26.8% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
88
45.4% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
19
9.8% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
17
8.8% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
4
2.1% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
5
2.6% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
61
31.4%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
133
68.7%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
9
4.7%
30.6

Akron, AL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
123
46.4%
33.5%
Now Married
61
23.0%
47.5
Divorced
26
9.8%
11.0%
Separated
17
6.4%
2.1
Widowed
38
14.3
5.8%

Akron, AL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
276
100.0%
78.5%
Languages other than english
0
0.0%
21.5%
Spanish
0
0.0%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
0
0.0%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
0
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.0%

Akron, AL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
34
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
17
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
33
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
23
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
7
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
9
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
1
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
0
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
2
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
0
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
21,667
 
55,775
Per capita income
11,410
 
29,979

Akron, AL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
5
5.2%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
4
4.1%
9.8
Construction
0
0.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
35
36.1%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
0
0.0%
6.5
Information
0
0.0%
2.1
Manufacturing
20
20.6%
10.3
Other services except public administration
11
11.3%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
4
4.1%
11.3
Public administration
3
3.1%
4.6
Retail trade
8
8.2%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
5
5.2%
5.1
Wholesale trade
2
2.1%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
10
10.3%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
8
8.2%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
36
37.1%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
5
5.2%
23.6%
Service occupations
38
39.2%
18.0%

Akron, AL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
96
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
91
94.8%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
5
5.2%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.2
Walked
0
0.0%
2.8
Other means
0
0.0%
1.8
Worked at home
0
0.0%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
33.0
 
26.0

Akron, AL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
27
21.4%
8.9
1 vehicles
38
30.2%
33.5
2 vehicles
27
21.4%
37.2
3 or more
34
27.0%
20.3

Akron, AL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
126
60.0%
87.7
Owner Occupied
74
58.7%
63.0
Renter Occupied
52
41.3%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
84
40.0%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
0
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Akron, AL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
210
1 room
6
2.9%
2.3
2 rooms
0
0.0%
2.5
3 rooms
11
5.2%
9.0
4 rooms
59
28.1%
16.6
5 rooms
62
29.5%
20.0
6 rooms
40
19.0%
17.9
7 rooms
18
8.6%
12.1
8 rooms
6
2.9%
8.5
9 rooms or more
8
3.8%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Akron, AL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
210
 
 
1-unit, detached
152
72.4%
61.4
1-unit, attached
0
0.0%
5.8
2-units
0
0.0%
3.7
3 or 4 units
0
0.0%
4.5
5 to 9 units
0
0.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
0
0.0%
4.6
20 or more units
0
0.0%
8.8
Mobile home
58
27.6%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Akron, AL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
33
15.7%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
53
25.2%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
15
7.1%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
13
6.2%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
39
18.6%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
18
8.6%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
29
13.8%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
8
3.8%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
0
0.0%
2.5%
2014 or later
2
1.0%
0.5%

Akron, AL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
42
33.3%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
10
7.9%
4.7
Electricity
61
48.4%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
13
10.3%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
0
0.0%
1.2

Akron, AL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
39
 
47140700.0
$1,000 to 1,499
0
0.0%
29.2%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
9.9%
$1,500 to 1,999
0
0.0%
20.3%
$2,500 to $2,999
2
5.1%
6.8%
Less than $500
6
15.4%
1.5%
$500 to $999
31
79.5%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
8
20.5%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
8
20.5%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
6
15.4%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
3
7.7%
7.3%
35.0% or more
14
35.9%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Akron, AL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
25 
 
41,410,200 
$1,000 to $1,499
0
0.0%
27.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.1%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.0%
$500 to $999
9
36.0%
42.7%
Less than $500
16
64.0%
11.0%
No Cash Rent
27
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
478
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
0
0.0%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
9
40.9%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
0
0.0%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
0
0.0%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
0
0.0%
9.2%
35.0% or more
13
59.1%
41.4%
Not Computed
30
NR
NR

Akron, AL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
74
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
32
43.2%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
21
28.4%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
13
17.6%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
6
8.1%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
0
0.0%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
2
2.7%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
0
0.0%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
0
0.0%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
72,500
 
194,500
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