New Canton is a city located in Pike County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 330, it is the 1025th largest city in Illinois and the 21540th largest city in the United States. New Canton is currently declining at a rate of -0.60% annually and its population has decreased by -1.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 334 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, New Canton has a population density of 375 people per square mile.
The average household income in New Canton is $39,782 with a poverty rate of 26.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $525 per month, and the median house value is $48,000. The median age in New Canton is 45 years, 42.7 years for males, and 48.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of New Cantonwas:
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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 white people with a rate of 1.12%.
98.36% of New Canton residents speak only English, while 1.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.23% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in New Canton is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in New Canton is Other, with NaN% 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 32.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.96%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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99.22% of New Canton residents were born in the United States, with 63.81% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.