Canton, Minnesota Population 2021

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Canton is a city located in Fillmore County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 340, it is the 571st largest city in Minnesota and the 14865th largest city in the United States . Canton is currently declining at a rate of -0.58% annually and its population has decreased by -1.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 346 in 2010. Canton reached it's highest population of 349 in 2016. Spanning over 1 miles, Canton has a population density of 333 people per square mile.

The average household income in Canton is $59,181 with a poverty rate of 18.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $561 per month, and the median house value is $71,700. The median age in Canton is 44.4 years, 43.9 years for males, and 45.6 years for females.

Canton Demographics

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

  • White: 89.92%
  • Black or African American: 10.08%
  • 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 340 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 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34889.92%
Black or African American3910.08%
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Canton Population by Race

Canton Population Pyramid $2021

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Canton Median Age

44.4


Total

43.9


Male

45.6


Female

Canton Adults

There are 296 adults, (44 of whom are seniors) in Canton.

Canton Age Dependency

53.6

Age Dependency Ratio

17.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Canton Sex Ratio

Female

178

45.99%

Male

209

54.01%

Canton Population by Age

Canton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Canton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.8%4.2%
All77.9%22.1%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Female40%60%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Canton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1722.2577.9
Non Family751.2365.3
Married723.1495.8
Female153.0740
Male102.3100

2.87

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Canton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade72.55%
9th to 12th Grade269.49%
High School Graduate10136.86%
Some College6222.63%
Associates Degree248.76%
Bachelors Degree3813.87%
Graduate Degree165.84%
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Canton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Canton Educational Attainment by Race

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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 black people with a rate of 25.64%.

Canton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,518$50,057$26,250
Less Than 9th Grade$50,694$50,833$
High School Graduate$21,719$33,750$13,977
Some College$32,500$$29,375
Bachelors Degree$51,607$$65,179
Graduate Degree$51,250$$

$36,518

Average Earnings

$50,057

Average Male

$26,250

Average Female

Canton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Canton Language by Age

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Canton Language

99.73% of Canton residents speak only English, while 0.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.27% of the population.

Canton Language

Canton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3485114.66%
Black392256.41%

18.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.14%

Male Poverty Rate

18.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Canton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Canton is Black, with 56.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Canton is White, with 14.66% 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 32.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.67%.

Canton Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School37.62%
Less Than 9th Grade27.27%
Some College16.28%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Canton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed75.00%
Female Employed17.31%
Male Employed7.83%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Canton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Canton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,500$59,181
Families$70,536$73,958
Married Families$93,750-
Non Families$24,063$32,860
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Income by Household Type

Canton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Canton Married by Age and Sex

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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 35-44.

Canton Marital Status by Race

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Canton Marital Status

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37

Number of Veterans

36

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
First Gulf War14
Second Gulf War4
Korea2
World War II

Canton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5414
65 to 7412
55 to 647
75+4
18 to 34

Canton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3011.67%
Black717.95%

Canton Veterans by Race

Canton Veterans by Education

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37.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Canton Veterans by Education

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72.2%

Labor Force Participation

69.1%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Canton Employment by Age

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Canton Employment by Race

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Canton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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53.49%

Born in Canton

99.74%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.74% of Canton residents were born in the United States, with 53.49% having been born in Minnesota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Canton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021340-2-0.58%
2020342-2-0.58%
2019344-2-0.58%
2018346-1-0.29%
2017347-2-0.57%
201634920.58%
2015347-1-0.29%
201434810.29%
2013347-1-0.29%
20123480.00%
201134820.58%
20103460.00%

Canton Population by Year