About Akron, New York
Akron, New York is a village in Erie County, New York, United States. The population was listed as 2,868 in the 2010 census. The name means a high place. It is part of the Buffalo?Niagara Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area.The Village of Akron is located in the Town of Newstead on the west and north slopes of a hill. NY 93 passes through the village.