Akron, OH
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Akron, Ohio Info Snack

Population
197,375
Unemployment
8.8%
Poverty
23.0%
Median Home
$83,500
Median Income
$40,281
Median Rent
$795

Akron SnackAbility

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

Akron, OH Crime Report

8,768
Total Crimes
4,441.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
89.30%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Akron
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 8,768 4,441.0 2,159.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,797 910.2 308.8 387.8
Murder 47 23.8 7.0 6.5
Robbery 268 135.7 66.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1,267 641.7 191.6 279.7
Property Crime 6,971 3,530.8 1,850.3 1,958.2
Burglary 1,288 652.4 318.8 314.2
Larceny 4,855 2,459.1 1,359.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 828 419.4 171.7 246.0

Akron, OH Cost Of Living

87
Akron's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Akron Ohio National Average
Overall 87 90 100
Services 99 100 100
Groceries 101 99 100
Health 104 100 100
Housing 53 74 100
Transportation 93 102 100
Utilities 102 93 100

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Rankings for Akron in Ohio

Map Of Akron, OH

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Population over time in Akron

Year Population % Change
2020 197,375 -0.5%
2019 198,314 0.0%
2018 198,252 -0.1%
2017 198,508 0.1%
2016 198,329 -0.1%
2015 198,492 -0.3%
2014 199,038 -0.5%
2013 199,955 -0.6%
2012 201,111 -0.8%
2011 202,814 -

Race / Ethnicity in Akron

White
57.3% (113,056)
African American
29.7% (58,634)
American Indian
0.2% (328)
Asian
4.7% (9,201)
Hawaiian
0.0% (24)
Other
0.4% (744)
Two Or More
4.7% (9,332)
Hispanic
3.1% (6,056)
Race Akron OH USA
White 57.3% 78.3% 60.1%
African American 29.7% 12.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 4.7% 2.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.7% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.1% 3.9% 18.2%

Gender in Akron

Female
52.4% (103,453)
Male
47.6% (93,922)
Gender Akron OH USA
Female 52.4% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Akron for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (7,895)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (17,763)
High School / GED
33.0% (65,133)
Some College
24.0% (47,370)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (15,790)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (27,632)
Master's Degree
6.0% (11,842)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,973)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,973)
Education Akron OH USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Akron, Ohio

Less than $10,000
10.5% (2,062,739)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (1,407,139)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (2,715,557)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (2,400,619)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (3,084,954)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (3,475,440)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (2,180,927)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (1,575,848)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (453,983)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (380,289)
Income Akron OH USA
Less than $10,000 10.5% 6.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 4.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 9.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 13.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 14.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 5.2% 8.3%

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