U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Akron, Indiana forum City-Data.com Homepage

Akron, Indiana



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Akron, IN housing info, Fulton County, Indiana, IN smaller cities, IN small cities, All Cities.


We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map



Current weather forecast for Akron, IN
Population in 2012: 1,161 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.9%
 

Males: 586  (50.5%)
Females: 575  (49.5%)

Median resident age:  33.0 years
Indiana median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 46910.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,401 (it was $31,406 in 2000)
Akron:

$38,401
IN:

$46,974
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,700

Akron town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $78,651 (it was $68,800 in 2000)
Akron:

$78,651
IN:

$122,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $75,592; Detached houses: $80,098; Townhouses or other attached units: $95,834; Mobile homes: $28,186

Median gross rent in 2012: $605.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip code 46910

Akron, IN residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Akron races chart
  • White alone - 806 (69.1%)
  • Hispanic - 351 (30.1%)
  • Two or more races - 8 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Akron: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Akron, IN forum
Recent posts about Akron, Indiana on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Akron is mentioned 25 times on our forum:
Indianapolis vs. Louisville  (108 replies)
Unhappy in Indiana  (155 replies)
Does Indianapolis Have A Quality Downtown?  (174 replies)
Why is Indiana state population?  (15 replies)
Could Gary be poised for a Rebound?  (49 replies)
What can be done to improve Gary?  (223 replies)

Latest news from Akron, IN collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: United States (22.9%), German (15.4%), English (7.7%), Irish (5.8%), Swedish (2.1%), Dutch (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 859 feet

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 2,553 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Akron,IN real estate house value index trend





Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Akron, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Akron:

  • High school or higher: 71.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 13.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Akron town:

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

244 residents are foreign born

This town:  18.5%
Indiana:  4.6%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Akron, Indiana as of November 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Akron to the number of sex offenders is 166 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $705 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $643 (0.8%)

Akron satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Elkhart, IN (44.7 miles , pop. 51,874).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (46.9 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (102.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Silver Lake, IN (2.7 miles ), Macy, IN (2.8 miles ), Burket, IN (2.9 miles) , Mentone, IN (3.1 miles ), Rochester, IN (3.1 miles ), Claypool, IN (3.1 miles ), Roann, IN (3.2 miles ), Laketon, IN (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $66,000
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.04 N, Longitude: 86.02 W

Area code: 574

Akron household income distribution Akron home values distribution

This town's Wikipedia profile

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.5%
Indiana:

8.3%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+3.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (60%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Manufacturing (44%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (24%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (13%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)

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

Average climate in Akron, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Akron, Indiana average temperatures Akron, Indiana average precipitation
 
Akron, Indiana humidity
 
Akron, Indiana wind speed
 
Akron, Indiana snowfall
 
Akron, Indiana sunshine
 
Akron, Indiana clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Akron-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 186% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the Akron town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.4 miles away from the town center killed 31 people and injured 252 people.

Earthquake activity:

Akron-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 93.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.3 miles away from Akron center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 85.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fulton County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Akron topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Akron:

  • HICKORY CREEK AT ROCHESTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ROCHESTER, IN)
  • ROCHESTER NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ROCHESTER, IN)
  • TRINITY HEALTHCARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ROCHESTER, IN)

Political contributions by individuals in Akron, IN

Airports located in Akron:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Akron:

  • Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo (about 38 miles; Kokomo, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,468)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 41 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,899)
  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 45 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 4,535)
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral (about 45 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 2,931)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 48 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 11,690)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 48 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,524)
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Northeast (about 49 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,903)

Public high school in Akron:

Public elementary/middle schools in Akron:

See full list of schools located in Akron, School District: TIPPECANOE VALLEY SCHOOL CORPORATION

Library in Akron:

  • AKRON CARNEGIE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $145,227; Location: 205 EAST ROCHESTER STREET; 30,228 books; 246 audio materials; 2,422 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 25 other licensed databases; 68 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

Click to draw/clear town borders

Notable location: Henry Township Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: North Ave Motel (110 West North Av).

 
Fulton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  CO  SO2 Ozone  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 39.1. This is worse than average.
City:

39.1
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.272. This is better than average. There were 43 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.272
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.93. This is better than average. There were 43 monitors within city limits.
City:

1.93
U.S.:

2.43
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 20.4. This is about average. There were 30 monitors within city limits.
City:

20.4
U.S.:

22.9
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.9. This is worse than average. There were 24 monitors within city limits.
City:

11.9
U.S.:

9.6

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

AKRON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 1000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT Study Recommendation - Between APR-01-2001 and MAR-09-2006, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-20-2001), St Compliance achieved (MAR-09-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-19-1998), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-1998)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial, Follow-up, or Routine SOWT M&R - Between JAN-01-2001 and MAR-09-2006, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-20-2001), St Compliance achieved (MAR-09-2006)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-2000 and NOV-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2000), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-29-2000 to APR-01-2004)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between JAN-19-2000 and APR-01-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2000), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2004)
  • Initial Water Quality Parameter WQP M&R - Between JAN-2000 and DEC-2000, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-20-2001), St Compliance achieved (MAR-09-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 24 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.2%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.0%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Akron, IN

Akron compared to Indiana state average:

Akron, Indiana environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


Back to the top

Banks with branches in Akron (2011 data):

  • Lake City Bank: Akron Branch at 102 East Rochester Street, branch established on 1990/10/03. Info updated 2006/05/11: Bank assets: $2,885.4 mil, Deposits: $2,413.2 mil, headquarters in Warsaw, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Lakeland Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Akron Branch at 114 West Rochester Street, branch established on 1866/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Akron travel time to work - commute


Akron mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.32%
Here34.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USANew Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental BaptistsChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents27.3%15.2%9.2%7.1%6.9%
Congregations35.0%5.0%5.0%5.0%2.5%
NameGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesLutheran ChurchChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)International Church of the Foursquare GospelOther
Adherents5.1%5.0%4.9%4.5%14.8%
Congregations5.0%2.5%7.5%2.5%30.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
This county:

2.96 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Fulton County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Fulton County:

11.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.2%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.4%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fulton County:

19.9%
Indiana:

14.3%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,555$30,6600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$3,002
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,573$34,2920$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,090$25,0800$0
Sewerage 1$2,965$35,5801$673
Water Supply 1$3,319$39,8281$863
Other and Unallocable 7$19,501$33,4305$8,179
Totals for Government 14$39,003$33,43110$12,717

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $700,000 ($602.93)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $418,000 ($360.03)
    General - Other: $192,000 ($165.37)
    Sewerage: $170,000 ($146.43)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($43.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($1.72)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $45,000 ($38.76)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($6.03)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($1.72)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $175,000 ($150.73)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $64,000 ($55.12)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $130,000 ($111.97)
    All Other: $13,000 ($11.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $0 ($0.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $316,000 ($272.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $60,000 ($51.68)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $50,000 ($43.07)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($10.34)
    Rents: $5,000 ($4.31)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $382,000 ($329.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $45,000 ($38.76)
    Highways: $36,000 ($31.01)
  • Tax - Property: $176,000 ($151.59)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,328,000 ($1143.84)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $29,000 ($24.98)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $460,000 ($396.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $471,000 ($405.68)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,313,000 ($1130.92)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $18,000 ($15.50)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($12.92)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $171,000 ($147.29)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $339,000 ($291.99)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $190,000 ($163.65)

6.71% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,618 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.71%
Indiana average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Kosciusko County, IN  0.94% ($29,360 average AGI)
from Marshall County, IN  0.93% ($32,635)
from Cass County, IN  0.61% ($26,980)


7.56% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,613 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
Indiana average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Kosciusko County, IN  0.94% ($27,763 average AGI)
to Marshall County, IN  0.87% ($29,700)
to Miami County, IN  0.48% ($26,026)

Strongest AM radio stations in Akron:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WDND (1620 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WHLY (1580 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: TIMES COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSBT (960 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Akron:

  • WARU-FM (101.9 FM; ROANN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WLZQ (101.1 FM; SOUTH WHITLEY, IN; Owner: LARKO COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WKUZ (95.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: UPPER WABASH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WROI (92.1 FM; ROCHESTER, IN; Owner: BAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNSN (101.5 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WMYK (98.5 FM; PERU, IN; Owner: MIAMI COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBYT (100.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNDV-FM (92.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WHPZ (96.9 FM; BREMEN, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLRX (95.7 FM; NAPPANEE, IN; Owner: TALKING STICK COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJOT-FM (105.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF WABASH, INC.)
  • WRSW-FM (107.3 FM; WARSAW, IN; Owner: GBC MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WHZR (103.7 FM; ROYAL CENTER, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP OF)
  • WFRI (100.1 FM; WINAMAC, IN; Owner: PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Akron:

  • WMWB-LP (Channel 25; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WMWB-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA TELECASTING CORP.)
  • WNIT (Channel 34; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSJV (Channel 28; ELKHART, IN; Owner: WSJV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSBT-TV (Channel 22; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)

Akron fatal accident list:

May 31, 2008 04:12 PM, Sr-19, Division Rd, Lat: 41.056186, Lon: -86.028356, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 10, Fatalities: 1
Nov 12, 2006 06:30 AM, Sr- 14, Divison Rd, Lat: 41.053175, Lon: -86.116311, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 1, 1976 03:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1



FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 518 East Main (Lat: 41.035278 Lon: -86.024167), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.6 m, Overall height: 45.1 m, Call Sign: KNKN509
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • S Virgil Old Water Tank (Lat: 41.035611 Lon: -86.023056), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: WPMK784
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.225 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/06/2003, Expiration Date: 08/26/2013, Certifier: Martin Gearhart
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • 300 S Front St And Sr 19 (Lat: 41.034222 Lon: -86.025556), Call Sign: WNDQ629
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/27/2005, Expiration Date: 10/11/2015
    Registrant: Northern Indiana Public Service Company, 801 E. 86th Avenue, Merrillville, IN 46410, Phone: (219) 647-5054, Fax: (219) 647-4764, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: FEARNOW ROLLAND E VANS RV-7A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-B1A (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 78EF , Serial Number: 72174, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 02/13/2008
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Rolland E Fearnow, 10148 S Loon Park Ave, Akron, IN 46910, Other Owners: Lana S Fearnow


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7


Most common first names in Akron, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2282.4 years
George1877.3 years
William1483.5 years
Charles1367.5 years
Ruth1287.0 years
Harold1171.2 years
Robert1175.8 years
Paul1180.8 years
Helen1077.7 years
Margaret1078.7 years
Most common last names in Akron, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2575.3 years
Miller2274.7 years
White978.6 years
Swick987.4 years
Whittenberge878.4 years
Leininger883.9 years
Engle775.4 years
Nicodemus779.2 years
Merley777.9 years
Thompson775.1 years

Businesses in Akron, IN

  • Jones New York: 1


Akron on our top lists:

  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Customer service representatives"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Miscellaneous manufacturing"
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Matthew D. Smith (5)
  • Dustin R. Whitaker (2)
  • Andrew David Heckaman (1)
  • Steven C. Kitch (1)
  • Steve Kitch (1)
  • Michael Canada (1)

Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2014.

Back to Akron, IN housing info, Fulton County, Indiana, IN smaller cities, IN small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.