StatisticSouth AkronAkronOhio
Population6,037198,50811,689,100
Population density (sq mi)6,4863,201288
Median age32.336.739.3
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a42%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%43%42%
Speak Englishn/a93%93%
Speak Spanishn/a1%2%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Akron is 103% higher than Akron
  • The median age in South Akron is 12% lower than Akron
  • In South Akron 54.24% of the population is White
  • In South Akron 38.08% of the population is Black
  • In South Akron 2.32% of the population is Asian

Compare Akron, OH Demographics

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      South Akron population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth AkronAkronOhio
      White54.24%61.05%82.16%
      Black38.08%30.47%12.27%
      Asian2.32%3.59%1.94%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.19%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race5.06%4.12%2.57%
      Other race0.31%0.52%0.85%
      In South 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

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      South Akron age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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