Akron, Colorado

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Population in 2014: 1,694 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 
Males: 922  (54.5%)
Females: 772  (45.5%)
Median resident age:  40.2 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 80720.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,525 (it was $29,420 in 2000)
Akron:

$41,525
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,852 (it was $15,772 in 2000)

Akron town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,926 (it was $67,800 in 2000)
Akron:

$90,926
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $136,423; Detached houses: $147,272; Townhouses or other attached units: $94,218; Mobile homes: $31,113

Median gross rent in 2013: $593.

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  • Races in Akron, CO (2013)

    Akron races chart
    • 1,53080.9%White alone
    • 25213.3%Hispanic
    • 472.5%Two or more races
    • 301.6%Black alone
    • 150.8%Asian alone
    • 90.5%American Indian alone

Races in Akron detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Akron: 89.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.7%), English (13.5%), Irish (11.7%), United States (6.3%), Scottish (2.6%), Dutch (2.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 9/22/1887

Elevation: 4661 feet

Land area: 1.45 square miles.

Population density: 1,168 people per square mile   (low).

Akron,CO real estate house value index trend

Akron, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Akron:

  • High school or higher: 86.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Akron town:

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 56.0%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

73 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America).

This town:

3.9%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $867 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $602 (0.8%)

Akron satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greeley, CO (81.7 miles , pop. 76,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (90.6 miles , pop. 276,393).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (621.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Otis, CO (3.6 miles ), Hillrose, CO (4.5 miles ), Brush, CO (4.8 miles ), Snyder, CO (4.8 miles) , Merino, CO (4.9 miles ), Yuma, CO (5.1 miles ), Atwood, CO (5.2 miles) , Cope, CO (5.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $53,600
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $46,900
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $91,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $252,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $29,500
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $66,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $140,700
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $276,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.16 N, Longitude: 103.21 W

Area code: 970

Akron household income distribution Akron home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.2%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +104 (+6.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Akron: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Akron, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Akron-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 25% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the Akron town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/30/1996, a category F3 tornado 16.8 miles away from the town center caused $300,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Akron-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 487.0 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 197.1 miles away from Akron center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 606.4 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 239.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 104.3 miles away from Akron center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 313.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Akron topographic map

Birthplace of: Tommy Heath (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Akron:

  • WASHINGTON COUNTY NURSING HOME (465 MAIN AVENUE)

airports located in Akron:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Akron:

  • University of Northern Colorado (about 81 miles; Greeley, CO; Full-time enrollment: 11,469)
  • Aims Community College (about 84 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • Community College of Aurora (about 90 miles; Aurora, CO; FT enrollment: 4,730)
  • Jones International University (about 98 miles; Centennial, CO; FT enrollment: 2,556)
  • Colorado State University-Global Campus (about 98 miles; Greenwood Village, CO; FT enrollment: 3,642)
  • University of Denver (about 99 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 9,621)
  • Front Range Community College (about 99 miles; Westminster, CO; FT enrollment: 14,756)

Public high school in Akron:

Public elementary/middle school in Akron:

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Library in Akron:

  • AKRON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $63,716; Location: 302 MAIN AVE; 6,656 books; 403 audio materials; 302 video materials; 3 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Akron: Washington County Ambulance Service (A), Akron Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Akron Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Akron Motel (60 Hickory Avenue), Crestwood Manor Motel & Restaurant (625 East 1st Street).

Courts: Washington County - Akron Court House- Road & Bridge Shops- Akron Of (551 West 2nd Street), Washington County Government - Court House- Ambulance (150 Ash Avenue), Washington County Government - Coroner (150 Ash Avenue), Washington County - Akron Court House- Weed & Pest Control (181 Birch Avenue).

Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.0%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 36.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.5% for other race residents, 36.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.9%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.7%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported
160 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
24 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Akron in 2000:

  • 27 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Akron, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Akron (2011 data):

  • Bank of Colorado: Akron Branch at 160 Main Street, branch established on 1912/01/01. Info updated 2006/09/15: Bank assets: $2,140.7 mil, Deposits: $1,783.1 mil, headquarters in Fort Collins, CO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 40 total offices, Holding Company: Pinnacle Bancorp, Inc.
  • Equitable Savings and Loan Association: 201 Main Street Branch at 201 Main Avenue, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $181.0 mil, Deposits: $141.8 mil, headquarters in Sterling, CO, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • The Farmers State Bank of Brush: Akron Branch at 101 Main Avenue, branch established on 2009/11/11. Info updated 2009/11/19: Bank assets: $93.7 mil, Deposits: $77.0 mil, headquarters in Brush, CO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Pioneer Bank Corp.
  • Colorado Community Bank: Akron Branch at 175 East First Street, branch established on 1984/04/02. Info updated 2010/04/07: Bank assets: $527.8 mil, Deposits: $465.2 mil, headquarters in Yuma, CO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Washington Investment Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Colorado average:

11.4

Akron travel time to work - commute Akron mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Akron town (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6391
Mainline Protestant6226
Evangelical Protestant53413
None3,019-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Washington County:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Washington County:

6.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

10.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.3%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

19.8%
Colorado:

18.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Akron:

49.5%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Akron:

45.3%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Akron:

28.6
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Akron:

20.3%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Akron:

11.2%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Akron:

6.9
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Akron:

34.1%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Akron:

54.2%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.5%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Akron, CO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$4,694$56,3280$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,930$41,5800$0
Solid Waste Management 3$8,828$35,3120$0
Sewerage 1$4,694$56,3280$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,484$41,8080$0
Water Supply 2$5,670$34,0200$0
Local Libraries 1$2,326$27,9120$0
Totals for Government 11$36,626$39,9560$0

Akron government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $154,000 ($90.91)
    General: $88,000 ($51.95)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $285,000 ($168.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $126,000 ($74.38)
    Regular Highways: $118,000 ($69.66)
    Parks & Recreation: $118,000 ($69.66)
    Financial Administration: $113,000 ($66.71)
    General - Other: $100,000 ($59.03)
    Libraries: $48,000 ($28.34)
    Sewerage: $28,000 ($16.53)
    Fire Protection: $22,000 ($12.99)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $128,000 ($75.56)
    Benefit Payments: $17,000 ($10.04)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $187,000 ($110.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $130,000 ($76.74)
    Water Utilities: $49,000 ($28.93)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($13.58)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($2.95)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $346,000 ($204.25)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($8.26)

Akron government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $136,000 ($80.28)
    Sewerage: $73,000 ($43.09)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $7,000 ($4.13)
    From Other Government: $7,000 ($4.13)
    Interest Revenue: $5,000 ($2.95)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $19,000 ($11.22)
    Highways: $7,000 ($4.13)
    Housing & Community Development: $3,000 ($1.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $171,000 ($100.94)
    Interest Earnings: $24,000 ($14.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $274,000 ($161.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $124,000 ($73.20)
    General Support: $28,000 ($16.53)
    All Other: $7,000 ($4.13)
  • Tax - Property: $349,000 ($206.02)
    Total General Sales: $207,000 ($122.20)
    NEC: $60,000 ($35.42)
    Motor Vehicle License: $7,000 ($4.13)

Akron government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $240,000 ($141.68)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $192,000 ($113.34)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $48,000 ($28.34)

Akron government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $334,000 ($197.17)

6.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,288 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.84%
Colorado average:

9.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Yuma County, CO  0.85% ($25,000 average AGI)
from Morgan County, CO  0.79% ($22,500)


8.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,317 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.17%
Colorado average:

9.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Logan County, CO  1.23% ($26,632 average AGI)
to Morgan County, CO  0.91% ($42,571)
to Weld County, CO  0.91% ($33,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Akron:

  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KRDZ (1440 AM; 5 kW; WRAY, CO; Owner: MEDIA LOGIC, LLC.)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KNRC (1150 AM; 10 kW; ENGLEWOOD, CO; Owner: NRC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Akron:

  • KBRU-FM (101.7 FM; FORT MORGAN, CO; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KNNG (104.7 FM; STERLING, CO; Owner: ARNOLD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • K204BH (88.7 FM; YUMA, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KPMX (105.7 FM; STERLING, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KNEC (100.9 FM; YUMA, CO; Owner: ARNOLD BROADCASTING CO INC)

TV broadcast stations around Akron:

  • K33FI (Channel 33; AKRON, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K43FS (Channel 43; AKRON, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K35FI (Channel 35; AKRON, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K41EV (Channel 41; AKRON, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K32AB (Channel 32; YUMA, CO; Owner: REGION 1 TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • K34AC (Channel 34; YUMA, CO; Owner: REGION 1 TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • K36AC (Channel 36; YUMA, CO; Owner: REGION 1 TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • K38AD (Channel 38; YUMA, CO; Owner: REGION 1 TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • K40CG (Channel 40; YUMA, CO; Owner: REGION 1 TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • K47FT (Channel 47; ANTON * SW WASH CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K49EX (Channel 49; ANTON & SW WASH CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K55IB (Channel 55; ANTON & SW WASH CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K57IL (Channel 57; ANTON, CO; Owner: REGION 1 TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • K45FD (Channel 45; ANTON & SW WASH CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Akron)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Akron, CO)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Akron)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 15494 , Serial Number: 32-7340045, Airworthiness Date: 11/08/1972
    Registrant (Partnership): Super Partnership Odells, Po Box 277, Akron, CO 80720
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT AVIATION CORP F19 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2001J , Serial Number: F-133, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 11/10/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel J Krause, Po Box 443, Akron, CO 80720
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5025F , Serial Number: 1054-78, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1978
    Registrant (Individual): John H Wright, 23455 County Rd W, Akron, CO 80720
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6199E , Serial Number: 46299, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 11/24/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Shannon L Greene, 581 Custer Ave, Akron, CO 80720
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7906X , Serial Number: 17248406, Airworthiness Date: 02/21/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Travis K Carman, 558 Fremont Ave, Akron, CO 80720
  • Aircraft: AVEKO SRO VL-3 LSA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 803GB , Serial Number: VL-3-18, Year manufactured: 2008
    Registrant (Individual): Delana D Harrison, 18540 Rd 10, Akron, CO 80720

Drinking water stations with addresses in Akron and their reported violations in the past:

AKRON TOWN OF (Population served: 2,379, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-18-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2007)
  • 52 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 29
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Akron

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Akron, CO
Most common first names in Akron, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2582.5 years
John2280.4 years
Mary1781.1 years
Raymond1577.5 years
Robert1569.9 years
Charles1377.6 years
George1379.2 years
Anna1385.2 years
Harold1371.1 years
Walter1178.8 years
Most common last names in Akron, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gebauer1482.5 years
Johnson1379.8 years
Brown1181.7 years
Spear1078.1 years
Miller1078.0 years
Reese1079.0 years
Davisson873.3 years
Hayes876.4 years
Schmidt881.9 years
Ross884.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)

Businesses in Akron, CO

  • FedEx: 1
  • UPS: 1

Akron compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2016.