Akin, Illinois facts for kids
|Elevation||472 ft (144 m)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||403371|
A post office has been in operation at Akin since 1860. George W. Aken, the first postmaster, most likely gave the community his name.
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