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Demographics

People

Total Population3,956
Male Share of the Population50.7%
Female Share of the Population49.3%
Senior Citizens15.4%
Employed Population 16+1,990
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married63.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher25.7%
Median Earnings25+$36,763
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$33,512
Median Earnings With High School Degree$39,627

Wealth

Median Family Income$66,528
% Above Poverty Level94.5%
% Below Poverty Level5.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone24.1%
Median Gross Rent$856
Median House Value$168,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.1%
Irish7.7%
English6.2%
Swiss5.8%
Italian3.8%
Dutch3%
Polish2.9%
Egyptian2.1%
Arab2.1%
Scottish1.9%
Russian1.5%
Romanian1.1%
German1.1%
Welsh1%
Greek1%
French Except Basque0.6%
Ukrainian0.3%
Swedish0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Norwegian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Finnish0.1%
African0.1%
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Akron Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lancaster County
Standard Zip Codes17501
Phone Area Codes717
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.16
Approximate Longitude-76.2

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)

StationLANCASTER 2 NE FILT PLT
Distance8.5 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp40 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 65 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches
StationLANDISVILLE 2 NW
Distance12.5 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp39 to 64 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 66 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches
StationCOATESVILLE 2 W
Distance21.4 miles
Jan Temp21 to 37 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip49 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Adamstown2,112$69,688
Brownstown2,621$80,645
Denver3,870$65,083
Ephrata13,714$58,452
Lititz9,209$64,869
Roseville145$51,250

Akron Public Schools

Akron El Sch
125 S 11th St
ZIP: 17501
(717) 859-0400
Primary
Total Enrollment 346

Akron Private Schools

Diamond Street Early Childhood Center
105 N 11th St
ZIP: 17501
Elementary
Total Enrollment 18
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