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People

Total Population 302
Male Share of the Population 50.7%
Female Share of the Population 49.3%
Senior Citizens 11.6%
Employed Population 16+ 107
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 26.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.5%
Median Earnings25+ $15,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $12,232

Wealth

Median Family Income $23,482
% Above Poverty Level 65.6%
% Below Poverty Level 34.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 36 minutes
% Working from Home 5.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.4%
Median Gross Rent $478
Median House Value $76,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 78.5%
US/American 0%
English 0%
Irish 2.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Akron Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles SW of Tuscaloosa, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 203 miles W of Atlanta, Georgia
County Hale
Standard Zip Codes 35441
Phone Area Codes 205
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.876
Longitude -87.742

Akron Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station GREENSBORO
Distance 15.3 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 56 F
Apr Temp 51 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 56.7 inches
Station GAINESVILLE LOCK
Distance 22.9 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 54 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 54 inches
Station TUSCALOOSA ACFD
Distance 24.6 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 55 F
Apr Temp 51 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 57.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Akron, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Stewart (35441)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Boligee 609 $12,589
Eutaw 2,856 $41,200
Forkland 757 $28,000
Greensboro 2,448 $33,125
Moundville 2,417 $60,234

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Akron Public Libraries

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Akron Public Library
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Akron, Alabama
(205) 372-3148

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Akron High Schools

AKRON COMMUNITY SCHOOL EAST
141 COLLEGE S
205-372-3787
A Title I School.
Serves 182 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.1

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