Akron, Illinois

Akron: City in United States of America


Akron is a city located in the county of Peoria in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,068. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,023 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Akron

Population : 1,023 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Peoria County
Altitude : 2,369 feet / 722 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:12:07 (2nd March 2024)
Population growth : -4.4% (2010-2020)


Akron is located at 40°54'14"N 89°39'14"W (40.9039300, -89.6539900).

Akron map


According to census records, the population of Akron decreased by 4.4% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,068 - census
2011 1,066 -0.19% estimation process
2012 1,068 0.19% estimation process
2013 1,077 0.84% estimation process
2014 1,072 -0.47% estimation process
2015 1,063 -0.85% estimation process
2016 1,057 -0.57% estimation process
2017 1,043 -1.34% estimation process
2018 1,033 -0.97% estimation process
2019 1,027 -0.58% estimation process
2020 1,023 -0.39% estimation process

Schools in Akron

College & universities near Akron, IL

Code Name City ZIP
147129 Methodist College Peoria (IL) 61615
147165 Midstate College Peoria (IL) 61614-3595
454999 Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Peoria Peoria (IL) 61614

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Akron, IL

Code Name Address Type
PIA Peoria, Illinois 6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway BUS
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL
PCT Princeton 107 Bicentennial Dr. RAIL
GBB Galesburg station 225 South Seminary Street RAIL
BNL Uptown Station 100 East Parkinson St. RAIL

Post offices near Akron

Post Office Name City ZIP
Edelstein Post Office Edelstein (IL) 61526

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Other cities in Peoria County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Peoria County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Peoria 109,428 The third most populous city in Illinois.
Kickapoo 6,907 Township in Peoria County, Illinois
Bartonville 6,049 Village in Peoria County, Illinois
North Peoria 6,000 A census-designated place in Peoria County, Illinois.
Chillicothe 5,955 Civil township in northeast Peoria County, Illinois
Peoria Heights 5,722 Village in eastern Peoria County, Illinois
West Peoria 4,409 City in Peoria County, Illinois
Bellevue 2,037 Village in Illinois, United States
Elmwood 1,995 City in Peoria County, Illinois, United States
Hollis 1,803 Township in Peoria County, Illinois
Princeville 1,663 Township in Peoria County, Illinois
Rome 1,596 Unincorporated census-designated place in Illinois, United States
Dunlap 1,440 Village in Illinois, USA
Hanna City 1,182 Human settlement in United States of America
Trivoli 976 Civil township in western Peoria County, Illinois
Glasford 949 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Akron distances to largest Illinois cities