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Living in Northwest Akron Akron

Northwest Akron is the 20th most walkable neighborhood in Akron with 11,659 residents.

Northwest Akron does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Merriam Valley, Wallhaven, Highland Square, West Akron, Fairlawn Heights, Lane-Wooster and North Hill.

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Walk Score of Northwest Akron, Akron, OH

Northwest Akron is a Car-Dependent neighborhood

Almost all errands require a car.

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Almost all errands require a car in Northwest Akron Akron.

Northwest Akron is the 20th most walkable neighborhood in Akron with a Walk Score of 23.

Find apartments in Akron's most walkable neighborhoods: University of Akron, Highland Square and Middlebury.

Northwest Akron Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Northwest Akron to other Akron neighborhoods.

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Population

18 Elizabeth Park Valley 36 - 34 3,713
19 Fairlawn Heights 31 - 31 2,836
20 Northwest Akron 23 - 32 11,659
21 Merriam Valley 22 - 24 8,239

Eating & Drinking

There are about 50 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Northwest Akron.

People in Northwest Akron can walk to an average of 0.8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for The Sand Run Parkway Jogging TrailThe Parkway Jogging Trail is the most popular in the park district, averaging more than 1,000 users a day, year-round. At the start of the trail, from the Old Portage Area, a one-mile (round trip) section earns Class B status and is good for users with wheelchairs, walkers, canes and strollers.

Andrew Bixenstine
on The Sand Run Parkway Jogging Trail

Bike Score of Northwest Akron, Akron, OH

Northwest Akron is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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