City of Akron, OH

Akron is located in Summit County in Ohio. The median income is $33,598 and homes cost $87,200 on average. The unemployment rate is 17.97% compared to 7.9% for the U.S. as a whole. Workers commute an average of 20.4 minutes each day. The population is 62.5% White, 31.1% Black, 0.2% American Indian, 2.5% Asian, and 3.7% identify as some other race or ethnicity. For more on the schools, healthcare, and getting around in Akron, see each of the tabs below.For those people interested in the walkability of a community, Akron has a Walk ScoreĀ® of 44.