Akron, CO

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Akron Profile


Overview

Akron is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 1,724 people and just one neighborhood, Akron is the 132nd largest community in Colorado.

Occupations and Workforce

Akron is a blue-collar town, with 36.97% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Akron is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Akron who work in office and administrative support (10.42%), food service (8.44%), and teaching (8.06%).


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.

Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.94 minutes getting to work every day.

Akron Demographics

The percentage of people in Akron with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.37% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Akron in 2010 was $21,713, which is lower middle income relative to Colorado, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,852 for a family of four. However, Akron contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Akron is a somewhat 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 White, followed by Black or African-American. Akron also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.55% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Akron include Irish, English, Dutch, and Scottish.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 3 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
Colorado 3.21

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
Colorado 26.42

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Akron 0.101011101001110
Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 25 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 6 districts:

SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-2 BRUSH


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Colorado

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Better than of CO 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)

Discipline District State
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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Thomson Primary School
422 Ray Street
Brush, CO, 80723
PK-02
Beaver Valley Elementary School
420 Glacier Avenue
Brush, CO, 80723
03-06
Brush High School
400 West Road
Brush, CO, 80723
09-12
Brush Middle School
401 Howard
Brush, CO, 80723
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.5% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.2% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.3% 7.2%

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AKRON SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. R-1


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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Better than of CO 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)

Discipline District State
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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Akron High School
600 Elm Avenue
Akron, CO, 80720
09-12
Akron Elementary School
600 Elm Avenue
Akron, CO, 80720
PK-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.9% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.7% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.2% 7.2%

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SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-4 BUFFALO


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Merino Junior Senior High School
315 Lee
Merino, CO, 80741
07-12
Merino Elementary School
315 Lee
Merino, CO, 80741
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.4% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.6% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 7.2%

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OTIS SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. R-3


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Otis Junior-Senior High School
301 Work Street
Otis, CO, 80743
07-12
Otis Elementary School
518 Dungan Street
Otis, CO, 80743
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.6% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.6% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 7.2%

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LONE STAR SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 101


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lone Star Undivided High School
44940 County Road 54
Otis, CO, 80743
09-12
Lone Star Elementary School
44940 County Road 54
Otis, CO, 80743
KG-05
Lone Star Middle School
44940 County Road 54
Otis, CO, 80743
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.8% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.6% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.2% 7.2%

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WOODLIN SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. R-104


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Woodlin Undivided High School
15400 Co Road L
Woodrow, CO, 80757
06-12
Woodlin Elementary School
15400 Co Road L
Woodrow, CO, 80757
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.8% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.0% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.8% 7.2%

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