Akron, MI 48701 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 48701: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Akron, MI 48701

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 32
  • Single Family Addresses: 476
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Tuscola County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.589, Longitude -83.549
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Akron, MI 48701 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,322
Daytime Population: Workers 152
Daytime Population: Residents 823
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 975
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 1,314
Population in Familes 1,089
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $40,080
Average Household Income $51,219
Per Capita Income $20,932


Total Housing Units 630 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 447 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 91 (14.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 92 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $84,024
Average Home Value $100,951


Total Households 538
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 374
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -1.07% -0.77%
Households -0.94% -0.68%
Families -1.13% -0.82%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   2.54%

Akron, MI 48701 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48701 to the other 984 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 774 21st
Population Density # 800 19th
Diversity Index # 407 59th
Median Household Income # 802 19th
Per Capita Income # 810 18th

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