West Akron neighborhood in Akron, Ohio (OH), 44320 detailed profile



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Area: 4.837 square miles

Population: 18,242

Population density:
West Akron:

3,771 people per square mile
Akron:

3,192 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in West Akron in Akron, OH neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

Races in West Akron in Akron neighborhood in OH

Household income distribution in 2009 in West Akron in Akron neighborhood in OH

Median household income in 2013:
West Akron:

$33,229
Akron:

$34,300

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in West Akron in Akron neighborhood in OH

Median rent in 2013:
West Akron:

$548
Akron:

$549

Zip codes: 44320.

Males:

8,299
Females:

9,937
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

35.7 years
Whole city:

34.6 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

41.6 years
Whole city:

38.8 years

Average household size:
West Akron:

2.4 people
Akron:

2.4 people
Percentage of family households:
West Akron:

45.4%
Akron:

42.6%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

23.9%
Akron:

30.6%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
West Akron:

14.5%
Akron:

17.3%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
West Akron:

28.5%
Akron:

20.7%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
West Akron:

21.6%
Akron:

21.6%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
West Akron:

23.1%
city:

20.6%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
West Akron:

0.2%
Akron:

1.6%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

77.8%
Akron:

77.7%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
West Akron:

19.4%
Akron:

16.3%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

0.2%
city:

0.6%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

2.5%
Akron:

5.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in West Akron:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 234
  • 3 rooms: 406
  • 4 rooms: 387
  • 5 rooms: 626
  • 6 rooms: 1,247
  • 7 rooms: 712
  • 8 rooms: 636
  • 9+ rooms: 1,244

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Akron:

  • 1 room: 2,615
  • 2 rooms: 296
  • 3 rooms: 943
  • 4 rooms: 1,076
  • 5 rooms: 1,194
  • 6 rooms: 518
  • 7 rooms: 1,133
  • 8 rooms: 216
  • 9+ rooms: 310

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West Akron:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 280
  • 2 bedrooms: 594
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,379
  • 4 bedrooms: 853
  • 5+ bedrooms: 465

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in West Akron:

  • no bedroom: 2,772
  • 1 bedroom: 1,064
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,430
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,226
  • 4 bedrooms: 724
  • 5+ bedrooms: 231
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.6
Akron:

1.8

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

0.8
city:

1.1

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
West Akron:

69.9%
Akron:

67.4%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (75.7% of all units):
    West Akron:

    $100,920
    Akron:

    $101,019

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2010 (4.3% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $94,187
    city:

    $149,442

  • Average estimated '10 value of housing units in 3-to-4-unit structures (17.9% of all units):
    West Akron:

    $42,798
    city:

    $226,467

  • Average estimated '10 value of housing units in 5-or-more-unit structures (27.9% of all units):
    West Akron:

    $377,452
    Akron:

    $126,461

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 39
  • 2000 to 2004: 750
  • 1990 to 1999: 448
  • 1980 to 1989: 399
  • 1970 to 1979: 741
  • 1960 to 1969: 987
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,991
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,629
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,105

City-data.com crime index for city in 2013 (higher means more crime):
City:

508.2
U.S. average:

244.1

Time Leaving Home for Work in West Akron in Akron neighborhood in OH

Commute time to work in West Akron in Akron neighborhood in OH


Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    8.4%
    city:

    7.1%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    1.5%
    city:

    3.0%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    3.1%
    city:

    2.4%

  • Percentage of males in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    1.1%
    city:

    2.4%

  • Percentage of males in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    1.5%
    city:

    1.5%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    3.1%
    city:

    3.1%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    3.1%
    city:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    3.6%
    city:

    2.4%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    16.9%
    city:

    18.2%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    21.8%
    city:

    18.8%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    5.9%
    city:

    7.3%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    11.5%
    city:

    13.8%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    7.7%
    city:

    6.0%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    7.9%
    city:

    5.3%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    8.0%
    city:

    6.4%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    3.1%
    city:

    3.7%

  • Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    1.3%
    city:

    0.7%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    1.5%
    city:

    2.7%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    16.8%
    city:

    7.1%

  • Percentage of females in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    1.1%
    city:

    1.2%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    9.0%
    city:

    7.9%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    24.4%
    city:

    25.7%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    30.9%
    city:

    35.2%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    3.3%
    city:

    4.9%


Percentage of people 16-64 in Armed Forces:
West Akron:

0.2%
Akron:

0.1%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    West Akron:

    27.5%
    Akron:

    15.1%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    West Akron:

    8.7%
    Akron:

    9.1%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    West Akron:

    10.5%
    Akron:

    1.3%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    West Akron:

    21.9%
    Akron:

    7.2%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
West Akron:

27.5%
Akron:

26.0%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
West Akron:

1990
Akron:

1997

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
West Akron:

2009
Akron:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
West Akron:

104.0%
Akron:

58.7%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Limited-access highways (interstate or state) in this neighborhood:

I- 77

Length: 3.62 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW

Highways in this neighborhood:

Copley Rd (State Rte 162)

Length: 3.38 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 476 to 1849

Vernon Odom Blvd (State Rte 261)

Length: 0.24 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1454 to 1839

S Maple St (State Rte 162)

Length: 0.14 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 430 to 499

Roads and streets:

Delia Ave

Length: 2.58 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 830 to 1899

S Hawkins Ave

Length: 2.20 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 346 to 1508

Stadelman Ave

Length: 2.11 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 787 to 1620

Lawton St

Length: 2.02 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1699

Stoner St

Length: 2.00 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 700 to 1569

Greenwood Ave

Length: 1.92 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 290 to 1299

Frederick Blvd

Length: 1.89 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 600 to 1555

Peckham St

Length: 1.85 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 865 to 1599

Slosson St

Length: 1.85 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 1599

Nome Ave

Length: 1.74 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 469 to 1499

Roslyn Ave

Length: 1.73 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 359 to 1279

Orlando Ave

Length: 1.72 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 389 to 1382

Bye St

Length: 1.46 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 865 to 1599

Cordova Ave

Length: 1.45 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 750 to 1599

Diagonal Rd

Length: 1.44 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 500 to 1899

Thorndale Dr

Length: 1.42 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 649 to 1299

Seward Ave

Length: 1.40 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 639 to 1421

Crestview Ave

Length: 1.37 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 300 to 1298

Little St

Length: 1.28 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 800 to 1709

Noble Ave

Length: 1.16 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 200 to 799

Storer Ave

Length: 1.15 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 342 to 999

Bellevue Ave

Length: 1.13 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 950 to 1421

Mull Ave

Length: 1.12 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 333 to 879

Orrin St

Length: 1.11 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 861 to 1629

Noah Ave

Length: 1.05 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 259 to 799

Perkins Park Dr

Length: 1.01 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 301 to 899

Madison Ave

Length: 1.00 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 218 to 799

Mineola Ave

Length: 0.95 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 257 to 770

Grace Ave

Length: 0.94 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 260 to 799

Thurston St

Length: 0.94 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1100 to 1609

St Michaels Ave

Length: 0.90 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1000 to 1499

Hardesty Blvd

Length: 0.85 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 790 to 1240

Hartford Ave

Length: 0.84 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 800 to 1299

Packard Dr

Length: 0.84 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 700 to 1186

Wildwood Ave

Length: 0.81 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 200 to 699

Dorchester Rd

Length: 0.77 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 331 to 760

Courtland Ave

Length: 0.74 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1025 to 1599

Valdes Ave

Length: 0.72 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 746 to 1147

Mercer Ave

Length: 0.71 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 700 to 1086

Peerless Ave

Length: 0.70 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 700 to 1103

Winton Ave

Length: 0.70 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 700 to 1142

Dover Ave

Length: 0.69 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 790 to 1162

Fernwood Dr

Length: 0.69 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 300 to 699

W Exchange St

Length: 0.68 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 590 to 879

Garth Ave

Length: 0.66 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 600 to 909

Whittier Ave

Length: 0.60 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 868 to 1101

Collier Rd

Length: 0.58 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1228 to 1529

S Sunset View Dr

Length: 0.57 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 450 to 740

Glendora Ave

Length: 0.57 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 494 to 799

Gaylord Dr

Length: 0.57 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1654 to 1876

Moreley Ave

Length: 0.55 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 439 to 730

Redbush Rd

Length: 0.54 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1100 to 1499

Wakefield Dr

Length: 0.54 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1669 to 1899

Work Dr

Length: 0.53 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 739 to 960

Juneau Ave

Length: 0.52 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 950 to 1256

McTaggart Dr

Length: 0.51 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1560 to 1898

Hayden Ave

Length: 0.50 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 670 to 919

East Ave

Length: 0.50 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 500 to 753

Yukon Ave

Length: 0.49 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1000 to 1299

W Sunset View Dr

Length: 0.49 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1457 to 1640

Elmdale Ave

Length: 0.49 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 271 to 499

Cadillac Blvd

Length: 0.47 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1000 to 1299

Pickford Ave

Length: 0.45 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 900 to 1299

Edgewood Ave

Length: 0.45 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 301 to 658

Bacon Ave

Length: 0.42 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 340 to 580

Sheffield Dr

Length: 0.42 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1686 to 1875

Dreisbach Dr

Length: 0.41 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S
Address range: 1100 to 2199

Beechwood Dr

Length: 0.38 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 290 to 506

Hillwood Dr

Length: 0.38 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 300 to 499

Good Park Blvd

Length: 0.37 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 680 to 860

Norway Dr

Length: 0.35 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 700 to 880

S Portage Path

Length: 0.35 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 360 to 485

Vinita Ave

Length: 0.29 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 485 to 643

Avalon Ave

Length: 0.29 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 460 to 610

Nye St

Length: 0.28 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1500 to 1699

Rainbow Dr

Length: 0.27 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 600 to 799

Dawson Rd

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 739 to 899

Baughman St

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 864 to 999

Himelright Blvd

Length: 0.24 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1030 to 1166

Starkey St

Length: 0.24 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1500 to 1649

Auldfarm Rd

Length: 0.23 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 590 to 699

Warrington Rd

Length: 0.23 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 800 to 939

Sunset View Dr W

Length: 0.23 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1100 to 1409

Shadeside Ave

Length: 0.22 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S
Address range: 778 to 869

Hamlin St

Length: 0.21 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 868 to 958

Fried St

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 999

Briarwood Dr

Length: 0.19 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 383 to 499

Trigonia Dr

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 300 to 399

Schneider Park Dr

Length: 0.17 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 293 to 399

Hoye Ave

Length: 0.17 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 500 to 699

Bonar Ln

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1400 to 1699

Rhodes Ave

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 262 to 349

Fox Rd

Length: 0.15 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 867 to 955

Euclid Ave

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 467 to 524

Cedar St

Length: 0.14 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW

Ingersoll Dr

Length: 0.14 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE

Albion Ave

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 690 to 739

Homer Ave

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 447 to 499

Ritchie Ave

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 475 to 540

S Rose Blvd

Length: 0.09 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 439 to 475

Wayside Dr

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 675 to 709

Volga Way

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 275 to 322

Portage Path Exd

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: N-S

Inside Dr

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 650 to 729

Tacker Rd

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W

Minerva Pl

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 600 to 699

Norma Ave

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 246 to 322

Midway St

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: N-S

Park Lane Dr

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1200 to 1299

Winnefeld Way

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 929

Bodine Ct

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 200 to 240

Duane Dr

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 268 to 310

Stadelman Ct

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 239 to 280

Kingston Pl

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 234 to 283

White Pond Dr

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 700 to 815

Norma Ct

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 218 to 236

Railroad features:

Akron and Barberton Belt RR

Length: 0.36 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Other features:

Schocalog Run

Length: 1.27 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE

Mud Run

Length: 0.48 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW

Pigeon Crk

Length: 0.33 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW

Other features:

Hands Ditch

Length: 0.30 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
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