Akron, AL

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640 Vital Statistics. 31 Condition Alerts found.

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Akron Profile


Overview

Akron is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 337 people and just one neighborhood, Akron is the 358th largest community in Alabama.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Akron, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 47.42% of Akron’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Akron is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Akron who work in healthcare suport services (16.49%), personal care services (9.28%), and maintenance occupations (8.25%).


Setting & Lifestyle

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Akron has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Akron a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

In Akron, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.98 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small town, Akron doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Akron Demographics

Akron ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 4.64% of people over 25 have a college degree.

The per capita income in Akron in 2010 was $11,410, which is low income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $45,640 for a family of four. Akron also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 41.98% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Akron is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Akron home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Akron residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Akron include Polish, Yugoslavian, Other West Indian, and West Indian.

The most common language spoken in Akron is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Akron 0.101011101001110
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Akron VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Akron 0.101011101001110
Alabama 29.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Akron Property CRIMES

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Akron 0.101011101001110
Alabama 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

HALE COUNTY


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District Quality Compared to Alabama

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Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Hale Co Tech Ctr School
19875 Al Hwy 69 N
Greensboro, AL, 36744
09-12
Greensboro High School
620 Carver Street
Greensboro, AL, 36744
09-12
Hale Co High School
50 Wildcat Way
Moundville, AL, 35474
07-12
Greensboro Middle School
620 Carver Street
Greensboro, AL, 36744
06-08
Greensboro Elem School
1801 South Street
Greensboro, AL, 36744
PK-05
Akron Comm School
141 College St
Akron, AL, 35541
KG-12
Sunshine High School
3125 County Road 10
Newbern, AL, 36765
KG-12
Moundville Elem School
537 Alabama Ave
Moundville, AL, 35474
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.2% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 68.2% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 6.4%

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