Akron is a town in Hale County, Alabama. The town has a total area of 0.6 square miles, all of which is land.
Meridian, Mississippi and Tuscaloosa are accessible by Interstate 59/20. The Greek Revival cottage named Tanglewood is located here, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Akron's cost of living is 20.10% lower than the country average, making living significantly cheaper here. Activities in the local economy primarily include construction, transportation, and transportation of materials.
The town gets about 53 inches of rain annually, with about 100 days having measurable precipitation.