Canton Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Canton Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
23,805

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.6%
5 - 17:
16.1%
18 - 24:
6.8%
25 - 34:
10.6%
35 - 54:
28.2%
55 - 64:
14.0%
Over 65 Years:
18.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
2.4%
2.4%
High School Graduates
96.1%
96.1%
College Graduated
55.1%
55.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Canton
$53,633
$53,633
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Canton
$105,919
$105,919
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
4.1%

Employment Industries in Canton

 
Healthcare
14.8%
14.8%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
13.1%
13.1%
Education
12.2%
12.2%
Finance
10.9%
10.9%
Retail
8.7%
8.7%
Construction
6.6%
6.6%
Manufacturing
6.2%
6.2%
Accommodation
4.6%
4.6%
Other
4.1%
4.1%
Public Service
4.0%
4.0%
Arts
2.9%
2.9%
Information Technology
2.5%
2.5%
Transportation
2.5%
2.5%
Administration
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
80.9%
80.9%
Asian
7.1%
7.1%
Black or African American
5.2%
5.2%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
4.1%
4.1%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.3%
2.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.4%
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
30.6%
30.6%
Italian
13.5%
13.5%
English
12.0%
12.0%
German
6.3%
6.3%
Polish
3.8%
3.8%
Russian
2.9%
2.9%
Ukrainian
2.3%
2.3%
French
2.1%
2.1%
Greek
1.8%
1.8%
Portuguese
1.8%
1.8%
Scottish
1.8%
1.8%
Haitian
1.4%
1.4%
Lithuanian
1.4%
1.4%
French Canadian
1.2%
1.2%
Swedish
1.2%
1.2%
Armenian
0.9%
0.9%
European
0.9%
0.9%
Hungarian
0.8%
0.8%
Lebanese
0.8%
0.8%
Dutch
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
82.3%
82.3%
Chinese
2.7%
2.7%
Slavic languages
2.3%
2.3%
Spanish
2.3%
2.3%
Vietnamese
1.7%
1.7%
Portuguese
1.6%
1.6%
Langs. of India
1.5%
1.5%
French
1.3%
1.3%
African languages
1.0%
1.0%
Greek
0.9%
0.9%
French Creole
0.6%
0.6%
Russian
0.6%
0.6%
Other Indo-European
0.6%
0.6%
Arabic
0.5%
0.5%
Italian
0.4%
0.4%
Polish
0.3%
0.3%
Hungarian
0.2%
0.2%
Other Asian languages
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Canton Residents:
16.1%