Akron, OH 44305 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 44305: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Akron, OH 44305

Not Acceptable, USPS
East Akron, OH 44305

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 436
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,797
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 514
  • County: Summit County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.074, Longitude -81.465
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Akron, OH 44305 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 21,951
Population in Households 21,779
Population in Familes 16,282
Population in Group Qrtrs 172
Population Density1 3,236
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 9,109
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 5,432
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,572 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,369 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,740 (35.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,463 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $78,610
Average Home Value $84,946


Median Household Income $36,358
Average Household Income $44,623
Per Capita Income $18,646
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.27% -0.12%
Households -0.2% -0.08%
Families -0.45% -0.23%
Median Household Income   0.11%
Per Capita Income   1.3%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Akron, OH 44305 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 44305 to the other 1,168 ZIP Codes in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 184 84th
Population Density1 # 111 91st
Diversity Index2 # 111 91st
Median Household Income # 1007 14th
Per Capita Income # 1011 14th

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