Akron, Ohio 

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Economy in Akron, Ohio

Akron has an unemployment rate of 5.2%. The US average is 3.9%.

Akron has seen the job market increase by 0.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 26.2%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Akron
- The Sales Tax Rate for Akron is 6.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Akron is 5.6%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Akron
- The average income of a Akron resident is $20,245 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Akron resident is $34,139 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYAkron, OhioUnited States
  5.2%3.9%
  0.8%1.6%
  26.2%33.5%
  6.8%7.3%
  5.6%4.6%
  $22,416$31,177
  $36,223$57,652
  $46,315$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  4.8%6.2%
  14.0%10.4%
  2.7%2.7%
  13.9%11.6%
  3.4%4.1%
  1.1%0.9%
  1.7%2.1%
  3.5%4.7%
  1.6%1.9%
  4.2%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  5.1%4.3%
  7.6%9.3%
  17.1%13.8%
  1.8%2.2%
  8.9%7.4%
  5.0%4.9%
  3.1%4.8%
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    Reviews for Akron    29 Reviews
    Akron from the perpective of a 23 year-old - 5/6/2018
    My goodness, I had to create an account to counterbalance all the negative people. I grew up in Ellet, went to an Akron Public School, graduated with a bachelor's from... Read More

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    what Akron was - 11/9/2017
    I lived here 66-81. My home was in West Akron, and I went to Firestone High class of 74. I went back in 2015 Aug. and I was shocked to see how the town has gone down.... Read More

    crime in akron - 1/4/2016
    The city is a turd hole living in Akron for forty... Read More


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