Canton is a city located in Stark County Ohio. Canton has a 2020 population of 69,532. It is also the county seat of Stark County. Canton is currently declining at a rate of -0.44% annually and its population has decreased by -5.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 73,427 in 2010.
The average household income in Canton is $44,772 with a poverty rate of 30.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $71,100. The median age in Canton is 35.5 years, 33.8 years for males, and 37.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cantonwas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 25.58%.
95.19% of Canton residents speak only English, while 4.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.27% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Canton is Native, with 62.79% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Canton is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Canton
97.14% of Canton residents were born in the United States, with 81.78% having been born in Ohio. 1.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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