The City of Canton had a population of 2,395 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||1,901|
|Population in Familes||1,456|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||494|
|Median Household Income||$44,983|
|Average Household Income||$63,303|
|Per Capita Income||$24,316|
|Total Housing Units||948 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||486 (51.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||351 (37.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||111 (11.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$85,266|
|Average Home Value||$114,609|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.83%|
|Per Capita Income||2.15%|
The table below compares Canton to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 232||78th|
|Population Density||# 336||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 296||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 497||52nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 448||57th|
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