StatisticNorthwest AkronAkronOhio
Population density (sq mi)2,2233,201288
Median age47.236.739.3
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a42%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1831%43%42%
Speak Englishn/a93%93%
Speak Spanishn/a1%2%

Key findings

  • The population density in Northwest Akron is 31% lower than Akron
  • The median age in Northwest Akron is 29% higher than Akron
  • In Northwest Akron 74.36% of the population is White
  • In Northwest Akron 21.22% of the population is Black
  • In Northwest Akron 0.62% of the population is Asian

Compare Akron, OH Demographics


      Northwest Akron population breakdown by race

      RaceNorthwest AkronAkronOhio
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.19%
      Native Hawaiian0.25%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race3.54%4.12%2.57%
      Other race0.01%0.52%0.85%
      In Northwest Akron, 2.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Northwest Akron age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Northwest Akron, Akron, OH demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).