Canton is a city located in Stark County, Ohio. With a 2020 population of 69,546, it is the 8th largest city in Ohio and the 535th largest city in the United States. Canton is currently declining at a rate of -0.65% annually and its population has decreased by -4.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 73,007 in 2010. Canton reached it's highest population of 116,912 in 1950. Spanning over 26 miles, Canton has a population density of 2,660 people per square mile.
The average household income in Canton is $43,236 with a poverty rate of 31.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $652 per month, and the median house value is $70,000. The median age in Canton is 35.3 years, 33.7 years for males, and 37.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.1 males.