Akron, Colorado

Akron: Town in Colorado


Akron is a town located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of Colorado. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,702. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,682 inhabitants.

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Location of Akron on Colorado map.

Quick Facts about Akron

Population : 1,682 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
County : Washington County
Postal code : 80720
Phone Area Codes : 970
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 4,659 feet / 1420 meters
Capital city : Akron is capital of Washington County
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 12:38:20 (29th November 2023)
Population growth : -1.19% (2010-2020)
Weather : 20℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
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Akron Colorado
Akron  Colorado image


Akron is located at 40°9'38"N 103°12'52"W (40.1605400, -103.2143800).

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Akron forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. more


According to census records, the population of Akron decreased by 1.19% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,702 - census
2011 1,684 -1.07% estimation process
2012 1,665 -1.14% estimation process
2013 1,677 0.72% estimation process
2014 1,672 -0.3% estimation process
2015 1,690 1.07% estimation process
2016 1,705 0.88% estimation process
2017 1,730 1.45% estimation process
2018 1,718 -0.7% estimation process
2019 1,723 0.29% estimation process
2020 1,682 -2.44% estimation process

Akron zip code is 80720. County name: Washington, County fips: 08121

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People born in Akron (2)

People born in Akron, including baseball player Tommy Heath, general Roger P. Scheer, .


Schools in Akron

College & universities near Akron, CO

Code Name City ZIP
127617 Morgan Community College Fort Morgan (CO) 80701

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Akron, CO

Code Name Address Type
FMG Fort Morgan South Ensign St and Main St RAIL

Post offices near Akron

Post Office Name City ZIP
Akron Post Office Akron (CO) 80720

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  • Akron , Michigan village in Tuscola County, Michigan, United States with a population of 373 people.
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Other cities in Washington County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Washington County , CO.

City Name Population Title
Otis 484 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Akron distances to largest Colorado cities