Akron, IA has a population of 1,485 and is the 12,752nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,200 per sq mi which is 2006% higher than the Iowa average and 1225% higher than the national average. The median age in Akron is 40 which is approximately 6% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Akron, 63% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 73% of Akron residents were born in Iowa, 26% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.