Akron 85 Exceptional
Akron Livability #79 ranked city in Iowa#1,104 ranked city in the USARanks better than 96% of areas
F Akron Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A Akron Cost of Living Cost of living is 9% lower than Iowa
Akron
8218% less expensive than the US average
Iowa
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Akron cost of living
A+ Akron Crime Total crime is 57% lower than Iowa
Total crime
83868% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 12068% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-18%Year over year crime is down
Akron crime
D+ Akron Employment Household income is 18% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$44,61519% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,81120% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%37% lower than the US average
Akron employment
B Akron Housing Home value is 28% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$95,20048% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$57739% lower than the US average
Home ownership
72%13% higher than the US average
Akron real estate or Akron rentals
A+ Akron Schools HS graduation rate is 6% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
82%1% lower than the US average
School test scores
82%67% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
12:126% lower than the US average
Akron K-12 schools
A+ Akron User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Akron
Overall user rating
83% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
83% 1 total surveys
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      StatisticAkronIowaNational
      Average one way commute24min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work79.7%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.0%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk8.4%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home3.2%4.5%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0n/a6354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0n/a8711

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      Source: The Akron, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).