Canton, GA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Canton, Georgia Info Snack

Population
28,166
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
17.9%
Median Home
$215,600
Median Income
$61,259
Median Rent
$1,141

Canton SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
4

Canton, GA Crime Report

702
Total Crimes
2,447.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-1.19%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Canton
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 702 2,447.3 2,716.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 34 118.5 340.7 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.2 5.0
Robbery 6 20.9 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 24 83.7 232.0 250.2
Property Crime 668 2,328.7 2,375.8 2,109.9
Burglary 39 136.0 372.1 340.5
Larceny 596 2,077.7 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 33 115.0 223.9 219.9

Canton, GA Cost Of Living

101
Canton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Canton Georgia National Average
Overall 101 94 100
Services 108 97 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 109 97 100
Housing 94 86 100
Transportation 108 97 100
Utilities 86 93 100

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Rankings for Canton in Georgia

Map Of Canton, GA

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Population over time in Canton

Year Population % Change
2019 28,166 3.8%
2018 27,127 5.1%
2017 25,806 3.1%
2016 25,022 3.0%
2015 24,305 1.9%
2014 23,841 2.2%
2013 23,317 2.8%
2012 22,680 3.7%
2011 21,868 5.3%
2010 20,775 -

Race / Ethnicity in Canton

White
59.0% (16,620)
African American
10.6% (2,993)
American Indian
0.1% (19)
Asian
1.5% (420)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (304)
Hispanic
27.7% (7,810)
Race Canton GA USA
White 59.0% 52.7% 60.7%
African American 10.6% 31.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 3.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 27.7% 9.5% 18.0%

Gender in Canton

Female
51.2% (14,407)
Male
48.8% (13,759)
Gender Canton GA USA
Female 51.2% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Canton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (2,534)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,408)
High School / GED
25.0% (7,041)
Some College
23.0% (6,478)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,534)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (5,914)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,689)
Professional Degree
1.0% (281)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (281)
Education Canton GA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Canton, Georgia

Less than $10,000
5.9% (166,524)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (69,086)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (270,842)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (273,870)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (363,600)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.3% (571,687)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.0% (422,228)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.6% (412,319)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (155,789)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (110,649)
Income Canton GA USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 9.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 12.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.3% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.0% 12.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.6% 14.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 5.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 6.5% 7.7%

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