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Demographics

People

Total Population293
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens13.3%
Employed Population 16+
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married23%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher4.6%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$23,056
% Above Poverty Level58%
% Below Poverty Level42%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone42.1%
Median Gross Rent$478
Median House Value$72,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)87.4%
US/American0%
English0%
Irish1.4%

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

Akron Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 25 miles SW of Tuscaloosa, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City203 miles W of Atlanta, Georgia
County Hale County
Standard Zip Codes35441
Phone Area Codes205
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude32.876
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)

StationGREENSBORO
Distance15.3 miles
Jan Temp35 to 56 F
Apr Temp51 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp53 to 78 F
Annual Precip56.7 inches
StationGAINESVILLE LOCK
Distance22.9 miles
Jan Temp32 to 54 F
Apr Temp49 to 75 F
Jul Temp70 to 91 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip54 inches
StationTUSCALOOSA ACFD
Distance24.6 miles
Jan Temp35 to 55 F
Apr Temp51 to 77 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 78 F
Annual Precip57.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Boligee640$12,500
Eutaw2,834$29,423
Forkland767$28,462
Greensboro2,485$33,672
Moundville2,183$50,775

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

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Akron Public Library
207 FIRST AVENUE SOUTH AKRON, AL 35441 (32.877488, -87.735677)
Akron, Alabama
(205) 372-3148

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