Canton is a very small city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 3,317 people and just one neighborhood, Canton is the 25th largest community in South Dakota. Canton has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Canton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Canton is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Canton who work in office and administrative support (13.77%), management occupations (9.05%) and healthcare (8.08%).
Also of interest is that Canton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small city, Canton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.