In 2019, Akron, OH had a population of 703k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $57,158. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Akron, OH declined from 704,845 to 703,479, a −0.194% decrease and its median household income declined from $60,019 to $57,158, a −4.77% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Akron, OH are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.05%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.9%), and White (Hispanic) (1.61%). 0% of the households in Akron, OH speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.6% of the residents in Akron, OH are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Akron, OH are Kent State University at Kent (7,303 degrees awarded in 2020), University of Akron Main Campus (4,690 degrees), and Northeast Ohio Medical University (226 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Akron, OH was $157,200, and the homeownership rate was 66.1%. Most people in Akron, OH drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Akron, OH was 2 cars per household.