East Canton is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,600 people and two constituent neighborhoods, East Canton is the 481st largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, East Canton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, East Canton is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in East Canton who work in office and administrative support (15.15%), healthcare (9.54%), and management occupations (8.42%).
The rate of college-level education in East Canton is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.26% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in East Canton in 2010 was $24,522, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,088 for a family of four. However, East Canton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call East Canton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of East Canton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in East Canton include Irish, Italian, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in East Canton is English. Other important languages spoken here include West Germanic languages and German.