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The 2016 Akron, Ohio, population is 197,542. There are 3,184 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Akron, Ohio

The median age is 36.1. The US median is 37.4. 37.80% of people in Akron, Ohio, are married. 14.10% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.33 people. 20.82% of people are married, with children. 28.66% have children, but are single.

Race in Akron, Ohio

60.71% of people are white, 30.14% are black, 2.71% are asian, 0.26% are native american, and 0.17% claim 'Other'.

2.12% of the people in Akron, Ohio, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 97.88% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLEAkron, OhioUnited States
  Population  197,542321,418,820
  Population - 2010  202,814308,745,538
  Population - 2000  217,074285,036,114
  Population - 1990  223,019251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  -11.42%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  -9.00%12.76%
  Pop. Density  3,18491
  Land Area  623,531,905
  Water Area  0264,837
  Median Age  36.137.4
  Female Population  51.84%50.81%
  Male Population  48.16%49.19%
  White  60.71%62.77%
  Black  30.14%12.24%
  Asian  2.71%4.95%
  Native American  0.26%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.02%0.16%
  Other  0.17%0.20%
  Two or More Races  3.89%2.13%
  Hispanic  2.12%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  97.88%83.10%
  Households  83,021116,211,000
  Family Households  45,85376,958,100
  Non Family Households  37,16839,253,000
  Household Size  2.332.63
  Married Population  37.80%50.58%
  Single Population  62.20%49.42%
  Now Married  35.20%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.60%2.17%
  Never Married  41.78%32.55%
  Widowed  6.32%5.95%
  Divorced  14.10%10.92%
  Married, w/children  20.82%31.68%
  Married, no children  35.64%41.44%
  Single, w/children  28.66%16.94%
  Single, no children  14.88%9.95%

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Akron from the perpective of a 23 year-old - 5/6/2018
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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)

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