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Demographics

People

Total Population1,485
Male Share of the Population42.8%
Female Share of the Population57.2%
Senior Citizens8.6%
Employed Population 16+601
Age of the Population28

Families

% of people married58%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.1%
Median Earnings25+$28,385
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,134
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,966

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,821
% Above Poverty Level87.1%
% Below Poverty Level12.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.1%
Median Gross Rent$638
Median House Value$81,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)40.5%
Irish10.4%
English2.7%
Swedish1.8%
Norwegian0.9%
Welsh0.9%
Scottish0.7%
Polish0.5%
Italian0.4%
Dutch0.2%
Swiss0.2%
French Except Basque0.2%
German0.2%
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Akron Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fulton County
Standard Zip Codes46910
Phone Area Codes574
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude41.03
Approximate Longitude-86.02

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)

StationROCHESTER
Distance10 miles
Jan Temp15 to 30 F
Apr Temp38 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.5 inches
StationWARSAW
Distance15.9 miles
Jan Temp15 to 31 F
Apr Temp38 to 59 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 62 F
Annual Precip36.6 inches
StationWABASH
Distance20.8 miles
Jan Temp14 to 31 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Burket143$42,750
Claypool378$37,500
Macy252$48,750
Mentone896$54,167
Rochester6,110$48,919
Silver Lake1,027$48,472

Akron Public Libraries

Akron Carnegie Public Library
205 EAST ROCHESTER STREET
Akron, Indiana
(574) 893-4113

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Akron Public Schools

Akron Elementary School
202 E Rural St
ZIP: 46910
(574) 893-4646
Primary
Total Enrollment 384
Tippecanoe Valley High School
8345 S Sr 19
ZIP: 46910
(574) 353-7031
High
Total Enrollment 651
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