Akron is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 1,694 people and just one neighborhood, Akron is the 132nd largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Akron isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Akron are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Akron is a town of professionals, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Akron who work in teaching (11.82%), office and administrative support (8.89%) and food service (6.73%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Akron’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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 19.04 minutes getting to work every day.