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ZIP Code 44304

Primary City:Akron, OH (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Elizabeth Park Valley
County: Summit County
Timezone: Eastern (5:15pm)
Area code: 234 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.09, -81.51
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 44304

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 44304. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 44304. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 44304, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Akron, OH

Stats and Demographics for the 44304 ZIP Code

ZIP code 44304 is located in northeast Ohio and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 44304 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 44304 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,916
Population Density 3,926 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,903
Median Home Value $49,300
Land Area 1.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,637
Median Household Income $20,114

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 21

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8575519601,295227102655958666245211212116
Female635153902965172855657527044362820131819
Total1481261041,8622,260399187121116110136106814932252925

Gender

 Male 3,212 54%
 Female 2,704 46%
Gender

Race

 White 3,773 63.8%
 Black Or African American 1,503 25.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 397 6.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 63 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 168 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1119264327272212
Renter7753141191117930166
Total786333145154106573818

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 133 8%
 Single Guardian 328 20%
 Singles 560 34%
 Singles With Roommate 616 38%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,397 85%
 Households with Kids 240 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171720121115141421710101212111215269653406
Female471615188105101114139613720292570365
Total21243627292324193118242321182419355611,223771

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 44304 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 44304 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 44304 real estate data, the median home value of $49,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 44304 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 44304 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 44304 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,765 63.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 53 0.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,057 34.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 41 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 116 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 71 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,450 76%
 Households Vacant 266 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 142 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 9 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 1%
 1 Bedroom 298 24%
 2 Bedroom 483 38%
 3+ Bedroom 458 36%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $20,114 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 44304 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 44304 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 44304 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 755 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,328 63%
 No Earnings 1,232 23%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 755 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,328 63%
 No Earnings 1,232 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,805 76.8%
 Public transportation 54 2.3%
 Taxicab 7 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 444 18.9%
 Worked at Home 41 1.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 178 24%
 High School Graduate 287 39%
 Associate's degree 56 8%
 Bachelor's degree 123 17%
 Master's degree 43 6%
 Professional school degree 11 1%
 Doctorate degree 46 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 181 71.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 37 14.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 13.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 44304

ZIP Code 44304 is in the Edge Academy, the. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 44304.

Edge Academy, the
92 North Union St
Akron, OH 44304
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edge Academy, the
Akros Middle School
265 Park St
Akron, OH 44304
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Akros Middle School District

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