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 (15.92%), management occupations (8.17%), and sales jobs (8.03%).
The citizens of East Canton have a very low rate of college education: just 9.22% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in East Canton in 2010 was $22,796, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,184 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 Polish.
The most common language spoken in East Canton is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.