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
  • County: Tuscola County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.589, Longitude -83.549
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 29
  • PO Box Addresses: 101
  • Residential Addresses: 475
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 475

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 48701 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 48701 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Akron, MI 48701 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,292
Population in Households 1,285
Population in Familes 1,058
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density2 31
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $40,120
Average Household Income $51,001
Per Capita Income $21,081


Total Housing Units 633 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 445 (70.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 87 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 101 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $85,795
Average Home Value $107,472


Total Households 532
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 370
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -1.1% -0.74%
Households -0.94% -0.57%
Families -1.12% -0.71%
Median Household Income   1.15%
Per Capita Income   2.29%

Akron, MI 48701 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 48701 to the other 978 ZIP Codes in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 779 20th
Population Density # 785 20th
Diversity Index # 421 57th
Median Household Income # 811 17th
Per Capita Income # 825 16th

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