Canton, OH
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
71,243
Unemployment
11.1%
Poverty
30.8%
Median Home
$71,100
Median Income
$32,287
Median Rent
$671

Canton SnackAbility

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

Canton, OH Crime Report

4,693
Total Crimes
6,691.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
170.16%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Canton
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,693 6,691.0 2,348.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 981 1,398.7 293.2 366.7
Murder 6 8.6 4.6 5.0
Robbery 188 268.0 75.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 652 929.6 163.9 250.2
Property Crime 3,712 5,292.3 2,055.7 2,109.9
Burglary 962 1,371.6 375.5 340.5
Larceny 2,429 3,463.1 1,520.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 321 457.7 159.7 219.9

Canton, OH Cost Of Living

82
Canton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Canton Ohio National Average
Overall 82 91 100
Services 99 100 100
Groceries 103 98 100
Health 98 96 100
Housing 46 73 100
Transportation 93 102 100
Utilities 94 91 100

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
2019 71,243 -0.1%
2018 71,313 -0.6%
2017 71,763 -0.6%
2016 72,163 -0.4%
2015 72,463 -0.3%
2014 72,668 -0.5%
2013 73,027 -0.4%
2012 73,318 -0.8%
2011 73,890 -0.8%
2010 74,451 -

Race / Ethnicity in Canton

White
64.1% (45,663)
African American
24.6% (17,552)
American Indian
0.1% (43)
Asian
0.5% (358)
Hawaiian
0.0% (12)
Other
0.3% (231)
Two Or More
5.7% (4,094)
Hispanic
4.6% (3,290)
Race Canton OH USA
White 64.1% 78.9% 60.7%
African American 24.6% 12.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 2.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.7% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.6% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Canton

Female
51.2% (36,458)
Male
48.8% (34,785)
Gender Canton OH USA
Female 51.2% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Canton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (2,849)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (7,124)
High School / GED
39.0% (27,784)
Some College
25.0% (17,810)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (5,699)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (6,411)
Master's Degree
4.0% (2,849)
Professional Degree
1.0% (712)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Canton OH USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Canton, Ohio

Less than $10,000
12.7% (905,464)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.1% (646,760)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.1% (1,221,453)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.9% (990,467)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (1,070,850)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (1,186,574)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.8% (552,518)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.7% (403,301)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (103,019)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (43,887)
Income Canton OH USA
Less than $10,000 12.7% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.1% 4.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.1% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.9% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 13.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.8% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.7% 14.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 4.9% 7.7%

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