The Town of Akron had a population of 1,686 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Akron is located at latitude 40.1644 and longitude -103.2207 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Akron (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,659 feet.
The Town of Akron has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Akron population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,521|
|Population in Familes||1,190|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||165|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||857 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||480 (56.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||231 (27.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 (17.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$109,783|
|Average Home Value||$140,417|
|Median Household Income||$42,277|
|Average Household Income||$54,815|
|Per Capita Income||$23,947|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.53%|
|Per Capita Income||2.08%|
The table below compares Akron to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 175||62nd|
|Population Density1||# 251||45th|
|Diversity Index2||# 290||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 347||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 319||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.