People in Akron, Ohio

The population in Akron is 197,542. There are 3,184 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Akron is 36.1, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in Akron is 2.3, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Akron
- 37.8% are married
- 14.1% are divorced
- 20.8% are married with children
- 28.7% have children, but are single
Race in Akron

- 60.7% are white
- 30.1% are black
- 2.7% are asian
- 0.3% are native american
- 0.2% claim Other
- 2.1% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

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  PEOPLEAkron, OhioUnited States
  Population197,542321,418,820
  Population - 2010202,814308,745,538
  Population - 2000217,074285,036,114
  Population - 1990223,019251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now-11.42%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now-9.00%12.76%
  Pop. Density3,18491
  Land Area623,531,905
  Water Area0264,837
  Median Age36.137.4
  Female Population51.84%50.81%
  Male Population48.16%49.19%
  RACE
  White60.71%62.77%
  Black30.14%12.24%
  Asian2.71%4.95%
  Native American0.26%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.16%
  Other0.001710.00195
  Two or More Races3.89%2.13%
  Hispanic2.12%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic97.88%83.10%
  FAMILY
  Households83,021116,211,000
  Family Households45,85376,958,100
  Non Family Households37,16839,253,000
  Household Size2.332.63
  Married Population37.80%50.58%
  Single Population62.20%49.42%
  Now Married35.20%48.41%
  Married but Separated2.60%2.17%
  Never Married41.78%32.55%
  Widowed6.32%5.95%
  Divorced14.10%10.92%
  Married, w/children20.82%31.68%
  Married, no children35.64%41.44%
  Single, w/children28.66%16.94%
  Single, no children14.88%9.95%
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