Canton, Minnesota Population 2020

344

Canton is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 344, it is the 567th largest city in Minnesota and the 14819th largest city in the United States. Canton is currently declining at a rate of -0.29% annually and its population has decreased by -0.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 346 in 2010. Canton reached it's highest population of 348 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Canton has a population density of 337 people per square mile.

The average household income in Canton is $55,399 with a poverty rate of 13.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $560 per month, and the median house value is $75,500. The median age in Canton is 43.6 years, 37.4 years for males, and 45.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 117.1 males.

Canton Demographics

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

  • White: 96.21%
  • Black or African American: 3.79%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Canton, Minnesota is 344, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 346.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 346.

Canton, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33096.21%
Black or African American133.79%

Canton Population Pyramid 2020

Canton Median Age

43.6


Total

37.4


Male

45.8


Female

Canton Adults

There are 256 adults, (48 of whom are seniors) in Canton.

Canton Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Canton Sex Ratio

Female

158

46.06%

Male

185

53.94%

Canton Households and Families

Canton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Canton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married94%6%
All84.7%15.3%
Non Family72.6%27.4%

84.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1572.1884.7
Non Family731.2272.6
Married673.0794
Male92.56100
Female83.13100

2.94

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

12.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Canton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade93.83%
9th to 12th Grade187.66%
High School Graduate8536.17%
Some College6929.36%
Associates Degree2711.49%
Bachelors Degree239.79%
Graduate Degree41.70%

Canton Educational Attainment by Race

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 white people with a rate of 12.16%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,813$47,639$37,500
Less Than High School$46,250$50,156$
High School Grad$44,375$44,688$
Some College$34,750$41,875$28,750
Bachelors Degree$52,143$83,125$51,964
Graduate Degree$$$

$42,813

Average Earnings

$47,639

Average Male

$37,500

Average Female

Canton Language

Canton Language by Age

Canton Language

99.38% of Canton residents speak only English, while 0.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.62% of the population.

Canton Poverty

Canton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3303711.21%
Black13861.54%

13.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.59%

Male Poverty Rate

11.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Canton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Canton is Black, with 61.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Canton is White, with 11.21% 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 11.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.22%
High School21.18%
Some College13.54%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.00%
Male Employed5.68%
Female Employed4.60%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Canton Income

Canton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,250$55,399
Families$68,750$74,310
Married Families$78,125-
Non Families$23,625$32,740

Canton Marital Status

Canton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Canton Married by Age and Sex

Canton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Canton Marital Status by Race

Canton Veterans

37

Number of Veterans

36

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam15
First Gulf War11
Korea3
Second Gulf War3
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5418
65 to 7412
75+5
55 to 642
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White3112.76%
Black646.15%

$Canton Veterans by Education

29.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Canton Employment Status

67.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

5.4%

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

60.64%

Born in Minnesota

97.96%

Native Born

2.04%

Foreign Born

1.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.96% of Canton residents were born in the United States, with 60.64% having been born in Minnesota. 1.46% 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
2020344-1-0.29%
2019345-1-0.29%
2018346-1-0.29%
2017347-1-0.29%
201634820.58%
2015346-2-0.57%
201434810.29%
2013347-1-0.29%
20123480.00%
201134820.58%
20103460.00%