Canton, Kansas Population 2020

695

Canton is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 695, it is the 239th largest city in Kansas and the 11918th largest city in the United States. Canton is currently declining at a rate of -0.29% annually and its population has decreased by -7.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 748 in 2010. Canton reached it's highest population of 757 in 2013. Spanning over 0 miles, Canton has a population density of 1,399 people per square mile.

The average household income in Canton is $74,936 with a poverty rate of 5.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $680 per month, and the median house value is $90,900. The median age in Canton is 39.2 years, 35.5 years for males, and 42.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.3 males.

Canton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Canton was:

  • White: 96.55%
  • Other race: 1.72%
  • Two or more races: 1.06%
  • Black or African American: 0.66%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Canton, Kansas is 695, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 699.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 748.

Canton, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72896.55%
Some Other Race131.72%
Two or More Races81.06%
Black or African American50.66%

Canton Population Pyramid 2020

Canton Median Age

39.2


Total

35.5


Male

42.9


Female

Canton Adults

There are 557 adults, (101 of whom are seniors) in Canton.

Canton Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Canton Sex Ratio

Female

369

48.94%

Male

385

51.06%

Canton Households and Families

Canton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Canton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.7%8.3%
All84.1%15.9%
Non Family75.5%24.5%
Female46.2%53.8%

84.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3092.4484.1
Married1803.0791.7
Non Family1101.1675.5
Female134.6246.2
Male62.17100

3.06

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Canton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade152.84%
9th to 12th Grade5610.61%
High School Graduate23043.56%
Some College11321.40%
Associates Degree377.01%
Bachelors Degree6311.93%
Graduate Degree142.65%

Canton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White51544471
Hispanic666
Other Race666
Black55
Multiple Races22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,407$43,611$22,500
Less Than High School$28,182$$36,563
High School Grad$36,429$44,028$19,018
Some College$32,153$55,500$
Bachelors Degree$35,625$60,833$35,208
Graduate Degree$65,625$54,583$

$32,407

Average Earnings

$43,611

Average Male

$22,500

Average Female

Canton Language

Canton Language by Age

Canton Language

97.64% of Canton residents speak only English, while 2.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Canton Poverty

Canton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White718334.60%
Hispanic23521.74%

5.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.45%

Male Poverty Rate

4.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Canton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Canton is Hispanic, with 21.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Canton is White, with 4.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.43%.

Name Poverty
High School6.09%
Less Than High School5.63%
Some College5.33%
Bachelors or Greater3.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed4.89%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.88%

Canton Income

Canton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,625$74,936
Families$62,039$95,332
Married Families$63,929-
Non Families$30,417$35,077

Canton Marital Status

Canton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.3%

Male Marriage Rate

60.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Canton Married by Age and Sex

Canton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Canton Marital Status by Race

Canton Veterans

62

Number of Veterans

49

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
Second Gulf War16
Korea12
World War II4
First Gulf War2

$Canton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Canton Employment Status

65.9%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Canton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.66%

Born in Kansas

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Canton residents were born in the United States, with 76.66% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020695-2-0.29%
2019697-2-0.29%
2018699-8-1.13%
2017707-2-0.28%
2016709-17-2.34%
2015726-14-1.89%
2014740-17-2.25%
2013757131.75%
20127440.00%
2011744-4-0.53%
20107480.00%