Canton, OH
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Canton, Ohio Info Snack

Population
70,863
Unemployment
10.0%
Poverty
30.6%
Median Home
$73,300
Median Income
$32,735
Median Rent
$705

Canton SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
2
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Canton, OH Crime Report

4,413
Total Crimes
6,293.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
168.25%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Canton
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,413 6,293.1 2,159.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,002 1,428.9 308.8 387.8
Murder 14 20.0 7.0 6.5
Robbery 154 219.6 66.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 719 1,025.3 191.6 279.7
Property Crime 3,411 4,864.2 1,850.3 1,958.2
Burglary 708 1,009.6 318.8 314.2
Larceny 2,350 3,351.2 1,359.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 353 503.4 171.7 246.0

Canton, OH Cost Of Living

83
Canton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Canton Ohio National Average
Overall 83 90 100
Services 101 100 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 103 100 100
Housing 48 74 100
Transportation 94 102 100
Utilities 101 93 100

Canton, OH Photos

Canton Ohio Flag
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Market Streetc Showing Northwest Corner Public Squarec Cantonc Ohio
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Canton City Hall
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Rankings for Canton in Ohio

Map Of Canton, OH

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Population over time in Canton

Year Population % Change
2020 70,863 -0.6%
2019 71,313 -0.6%
2018 71,763 -0.6%
2017 72,163 -0.4%
2016 72,463 -0.3%
2015 72,668 -0.5%
2014 73,027 -0.4%
2013 73,318 -0.8%
2012 73,890 -0.8%
2011 74,451 -

Race / Ethnicity in Canton

White
62.6% (44,327)
African American
24.3% (17,246)
American Indian
0.0% (18)
Asian
0.5% (335)
Hawaiian
0.0% (12)
Other
0.4% (282)
Two Or More
7.4% (5,228)
Hispanic
4.8% (3,415)
Race Canton OH USA
White 62.6% 78.3% 60.1%
African American 24.3% 12.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.5% 2.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 7.4% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.8% 3.9% 18.2%

Gender in Canton

Female
51.5% (36,502)
Male
48.5% (34,361)
Gender Canton OH USA
Female 51.5% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Canton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (2,834)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (7,086)
High School / GED
38.0% (26,927)
Some College
27.0% (19,133)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (5,669)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (6,377)
Master's Degree
3.0% (2,125)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (708)
Education Canton OH USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Canton, Ohio

Less than $10,000
12.3% (874,429)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (574,444)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.1% (1,279,561)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (979,576)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (1,100,882)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (1,179,098)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.7% (544,235)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.3% (377,030)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (106,552)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (70,488)
Income Canton OH USA
Less than $10,000 12.3% 6.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 4.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.1% 9.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.7% 13.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.3% 14.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 5.2% 8.3%

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