Akron, Michigan

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Akron Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles NE of Saginaw, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 88 miles N of Detroit, Michigan
County Tuscola
Standard Zip Codes 48701
Phone Area Codes 989
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.568
Longitude -83.514

Akron Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.8 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 31.8 inches
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 28 F
Apr Temp 36 to 54 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 41 to 59 F
Annual Precip 31.2 inches
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 62 F
Annual Precip 31.5 inches
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Akron Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 461 100%
Male 212 46%
Female 249 54%
Under 18 137 29.7%
18+ 324 70.3%
65+ 67 14.5%
Median Age 34.6
Average Family Size 3.06
White 450 97.6%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 2 0.4%
Mixed Race 8 1.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 28 6.1%

Estimated Akron Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 452
Growth -9
Growth % -2%

Akron Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 33.5%
French (except Basque) 10.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.9%
Polish 10.6%
Irish 9%
English 7.5%
French Canadian 3.7%
US/American 3.1%
Scottish 3.1%
Italian 2.2%
Dutch 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Slovene 0.6%
Welsh 0.6%
Norwegian 0.6%
Romanian 0.6%
European 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Akron 461 $35,313
Caro 4,145 $39,432
Fairgrove 627 $38,929
Gagetown 389 $34,444
Reese 1,375 $50,556
Sebewaing 1,974 $40,742
Unionville 605 $44,375
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