The City of Canton had a population of 2,472 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Canton is located at latitude 40.1299 and longitude -91.5258 in Lewis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Canton (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.3 sq. miles. Lewis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 597 feet.
The City of Canton (GNIS ID: 2393734) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Canton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||975|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,307|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,282|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.92|
|Population in Households||1,978|
|Population in Familes||1,520|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||494|
|Median Household Income||$42,497|
|Average Household Income||$57,774|
|Per Capita Income||$22,482|
|Total Housing Units||958 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||528 (55.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||344 (35.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||86 ( 9.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,864|
|Average Home Value||$109,848|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.12%|
|Per Capita Income||1.92%|
The table below compares Canton to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 228||78th|
|Population Density||# 312||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 300||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 541||48th|
|Per Capita Income||# 532||49th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.