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People

Total Population 413
Male Share of the Population 53.8%
Female Share of the Population 46.2%
Senior Citizens 11.6%
Employed Population 16+ 158
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 43.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,125
% Above Poverty Level 73.9%
% Below Poverty Level 26.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 37 minutes
% Working from Home 1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26.9%
Median Gross Rent $775
Median House Value $60,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.6%
US/American 0%
English 6.8%
Irish 18.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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

Notes:

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

Station CARO REGIONAL CENTER
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
Station ESSEXVILLE
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
Station SAGINAW CONSUMERS PWR CO
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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Caro 4,142 $45,700
Fairgrove 529 $42,115
Gagetown 357 $38,409
Reese 1,690 $58,333
Sebewaing 1,703 $53,177
Unionville 423 $48,750

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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