Akron Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Akron, OH

General Akron Information

State: Ohio

County: Summit County

Close cities: Mogadore, OH, Barberton, OH, Silver Lake, OH, Fairlawn, OH, Lakemore, OH, Portage Lakes, OH, Tallmadge, OH, Cuyahoga Falls, OH, Munroe Falls, OH

Akron Population (census data)
Total 207,934 (-3.6% since 2000)
Male 99,304 (47.8%)
Female 108,630 (52.2%)

Population Density: 3,350 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.6 (US Avg is 100)

Akron Elevation: 1,050 feet above sea level

Land Area: 62.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,928

Zip Codes: 44310, 44320, 44326, 44306, 44303, 44321, 44312, 44396, 44328, 44305, 44311, 44309, 44315, 44317, 44304, 44316, 44307, 44302, 44325, 44319, 44372, 44313, 44314, 44398, 44333, 44308, 44301, 44334, 44399, 44322, and 44393.

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Akron Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (66.7%)
  • Black (28.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (18.1%)
  • Irish (11.5%)
  • English (7.2%)
  • Italian (6.8%)
  • United States (6.4%)
  • Polish (2.4%)
Foriegn Born: 6,911 people (3.3%)
  • Asia (53.8%)
  • Europe (46.2%)

Local Akron Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cleveland Indians
NFL Football: Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers
NBA Basketball: Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: University of Akron, Kent State University

Akron School Information

High Schools
Buchtel High School (1040 Copley Road, Akron, OH, 44320 - Akron City District)
Coventry High School (3089 Manchester Road, Akron, OH, 44319 - Coventry Local District)
Coventry Junior High School (3257 Cormany Road, Akron, OH, 44319 - Coventry Local District)
East High School (80 Brittain Road, Akron, OH, 44305 - Akron City District)
Ellet High School (309 Woolf Avenue, Akron, OH, 44312 - Akron City District)
Firestone High School (333 Rampart Avenue, Akron, OH, 44313 - Akron City District)
Garfield High School (435 N Firestone Boulevard, Akron, OH, 44301 - Akron City District)
Kenmore High School (2140 13th Street SW, Akron, OH, 44314 - Akron City District)
Manchester High School (437 W Nimisila Road, Akron, OH, 44319 - Manchester Local District)
North High School (985 Gorge Boulevard, Akron, OH, 44310 - Akron City District)
Spring Hill Junior High School (660 Lessig Avenue, Akron, OH, 44312 - Springfield Local District)
Springfield High School (2966 Sanitarium Road, Akron, OH, 44312 - Springfield Local District)
Middle Schools
Erwine Middle School (1135 Portage Lakes Drive, Akron, OH, 44319 - Coventry Local District)
Goodrich Middle School (700 Lafollette Street, Akron, OH, 44306 - Akron City District)
Goodyear Middle School (49 N Martha Avenue, Akron, OH, 44305 - Akron City District)
Hyre Middle School (2443 Wedgewood Drive, Akron, OH, 44312 - Akron City District)
Innes Middle School (1999 East Avenue, Akron, OH, 44314 - Akron City District)
Jennings Middle School (225 E Tallmadge Avenue, Akron, OH, 44310 - Akron City District)
Kent Middle School (1445 Hammel Street, Akron, OH, 44306 - Akron City District)
Litchfield Middle School (1540 Fairfax Road, Akron, OH, 44313 - Akron City District)
Manchester Middle School (760 W Nimisila Road, Akron, OH, 44319 - Manchester Local District)
Miller-South Visual Performing Arts Middle School (1055 East Avenue, Akron, OH, 44307 - Akron City District)
Perkins Middle School (630 Mull Avenue, Akron, OH, 44313 - Akron City District)
Revere Middle School (3195 Spring Valley Road, Akron, OH, 44333 - Revere Local District)
Riedinger Middle School (77 W Thornton Street, Akron, OH, 44311 - Akron City District)
Elementary Schools
Barber Elementary School (665 Garry Road, Akron, OH, 44305 - Akron City District)
Barrett Elementary School (888 Jonathan Avenue, Akron, OH, 44306 - Akron City District)
Bath Elementary School (1246 N Cleveland Massillon Road, Akron, OH, 44333 - Revere Local District)
Bettes Elementary School (1333 Betana Avenue, Akron, OH, 44310 - Akron City District)
Betty Jane Elementary School (444 Darrow Road, Akron, OH, 44305 - Akron City District)
Boyer Elementary School (2141 Pickle Road, Akron, OH, 44312 - Springfield Local District)
Case Elementary School (1393 Westvale Avenue, Akron, OH, 44313 - Akron City District)
Cottage Grove Elementary School (3185 Daisy Avenue, Akron, OH, 44319 - Coventry Local District)
Crouse Elementary School (1000 Diagonal Road, Akron, OH, 44320 - Akron City District)
Erie Island Elementary School (1532 Peckham Street, Akron, OH, 44320 - Akron City District)
Essex Elementary School (1160 Winhurst Drive, Akron, OH, 44313 - Akron City District)
Fairlawn Elementary School (400 W Market Street, Akron, OH, 44303 - Akron City District)
Findley Elementary School (65 W Tallmadge Avenue, Akron, OH, 44310 - Akron City District)
Firestone Park Elementary School (1479 Girard Street, Akron, OH, 44301 - Akron City District)
Forest Hill Elementary School (601 Fouse Avenue, Akron, OH, 44310 - Akron City District)
Glover Elementary School (935 Hammel Street, Akron, OH, 44306 - Akron City District)
Harris Elementary School (959 Dayton Street, Akron, OH, 44310 - Akron City District)
Hatton Elementary School (1933 Baker Avenue, Akron, OH, 44312 - Akron City District)
Heminger Elementary School (2228 11th Street SW, Akron, OH, 44314 - Akron City District)
Hill Elementary School (400 W Market Street, Akron, OH, 44303 - Akron City District)
Jackson Elementary School (1065 Clifton Avenue, Akron, OH, 44310 - Akron City District)
King Elementary School (805 Memorial Parkway, Akron, OH, 44303 - Akron City District)
Lakeview Elementary School (2910 South Main Street, Akron, OH, 44319 - Coventry Local District)
Lawndale Elementary School (2330 25th Street SW, Akron, OH, 44314 - Akron City District)
Leggett Elementary School (619 Sumner Street, Akron, OH, 44311 - Akron City District)
Lincoln Elementary School (175 W Crosier Street, Akron, OH, 44311 - Akron City District)
Margaret Park Elementary School (1413 Manchester Road, Akron, OH, 44314 - Akron City District)
Mason Elementary School (366 Beaver Street, Akron, OH, 44306 - Akron City District)
McEbright Elementary School (349 Cole Avenue, Akron, OH, 44301 - Akron City District)
Nolley Elementary School (6285 Renninger Road, Akron, OH, 44319 - Manchester Local District)
Pfeiffer Elementary School (2081 9th Street SW, Akron, OH, 44314 - Akron City District)
Portage Path Elementary School (55 South Portage Path, Akron, OH, 44303 - Akron City District)
Rankin Elementary School (415 Storer Avenue, Akron, OH, 44320 - Akron City District)
Rimer Elementary School (2370 Manchester Road, Akron, OH, 44314 - Akron City District)
Ritzman Elementary School (629 Canton Road, Akron, OH, 44312 - Akron City District)
Robinson Elementary School (1156 4th Avenue, Akron, OH, 44306 - Akron City District)
Roosevelt Elementary School (3110 Farmdale Road, Akron, OH, 44312 - Springfield Local District)
Sam Salem Elementary School (1222 W Waterloo Road, Akron, OH, 44314 - Akron City District)
Schrop Elementary School (2215 Pickle Road, Akron, OH, 44312 - Springfield Local District)
Schumacher Academy Elementary School (1031 Greenwood Avenue, Akron, OH, 44320 - Akron City District)
Seiberling Elementary School (400 Brittain Road, Akron, OH, 44305 - Akron City District)
Smith Elementary School (941 Chester Avenue, Akron, OH, 44314 - Akron City District)
Stewart Elementary School (1199 Wooster Avenue, Akron, OH, 44307 - Akron City District)
Turkeyfoot Elementary School (530 W Turkeyfoot Lake Road, Akron, OH, 44319 - Coventry Local District)
Voris Elementary School (1875 Glenmount Avenue, Akron, OH, 44301 - Akron City District)
Windemere Elementary School (2283 Windemere Avenue, Akron, OH, 44312 - Akron City District)
Young Elementary School (3258 Nidover Drive, Akron, OH, 44312 - Springfield Local District)
Other/Private Schools
Akron Alternative Academy (235 Smith Street, Akron, OH, 44303 - Akron City District)
Betty Jane Learning Center (444 Darrow Road, Akron, OH, 44305 - Akron City District)

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