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Demographics

People

Total Population2,003
Male Share of the Population50.4%
Female Share of the Population49.6%
Senior Citizens20.8%
Employed Population 16+851
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married49.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.1%
Median Earnings25+$26,076
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,042
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,911

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,801
% Above Poverty Level85.5%
% Below Poverty Level14.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.2%
% Using Public Transportation1.5%

Housing

People Living Alone29.9%
Median Gross Rent$595
Median House Value$91,800

Ancestry

German30.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.4%
Irish15.3%
English10%
Swedish3.8%
Italian3.6%
Danishn2.1%
Polish2%
Scottish1.8%
French Except Basque1.7%
Dutch1.6%
Russian1%
Norwegian1%
African0.6%
Welsh0.4%
Ethiopian0.3%
Basque0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
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Akron Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washington County
Standard Zip Codes80720
Phone Area Codes970
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude40.16
Approximate Longitude-103.21

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)

StationAKRON 1 N
Distance1.1 miles
Jan Temp16 to 38 F
Apr Temp34 to 60 F
Jul Temp59 to 88 F
Oct Temp37 to 65 F
Annual Precip16.6 inches
StationLEROY 5 WSW
Distance26.4 miles
Jan Temp13 to 39 F
Apr Temp33 to 62 F
Jul Temp59 to 89 F
Oct Temp35 to 66 F
Annual Precip17.6 inches
StationWRAY 2 E
Distance54.8 miles
Jan Temp12 to 43 F
Apr Temp32 to 65 F
Jul Temp60 to 91 F
Oct Temp33 to 70 F
Annual Precip17.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brush5,458$54,688
Hillrose283$51,250
Merino263$0
Otis433$39,844

Akron Public Libraries

Akron Public Library
302 MAIN AVENUE
Akron, Colorado
(970) 345-6818

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Akron Public Schools

Akron Elementary School
600 Elm Avenue
ZIP: 80720
Primary
Total Enrollment 247
Akron High School
600 Elm Avenue
ZIP: 80720
High
Total Enrollment 110
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