Canon City Information

Canon City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Canon City, CO

General Canon City Information

State: Colorado

County: Fremont County

Close cities: Penrose, CO, Williamsburg, CO, Lincoln Park, CO, Brookside, CO, Victor, CO, Rockvale, CO, Colorado Springs, CO, Wetmore, CO, Coal Creek, CO, Florence, CO

Canon City Population (census data)
Total 15,850 (+2.1% since 2000)
Male 7,929 (50.0%)
Female 7,921 (50.0%)

Population Density: 1,319 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 83.7 (US Avg is 100)

Canon City Elevation: 5,332 feet above sea level

Land Area: 12.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,501

Zip Codes: 81215, 81212, and 81246.

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Canon City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (87.0%)
  • Hispanic (8.3%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Other race (1.6%)
  • Black (1.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.7%)
  • English (14.4%)
  • Irish (14.0%)
  • United States (6.4%)
  • Italian (5.2%)
  • French (3.2%)

Local Canon City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Colorado Rockies
NFL Football: Denver Broncos, Arizona Cardinals
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets, Utah Jazz
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: University of Denver, University of Colorado

Canon City School Information

High Schools
Canon City High School (1313 College, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)
Garden Park High School (201 North Sixth Street, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)
Middle Schools
Canon City Middle School (1215 Main Steeet, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)
Elementary Schools
Harrison Elementary School (485 North Cottonwood, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)
Lincoln Elementary School (420 Myrtle Avenue, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)
McKinley Elementary School (1240 McKinley, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)
Skyline Elementary School (2855 North 9th Street, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)
Washington Elementary School (606 North 9th Street, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)
Other/Private Schools
Madison Exploratory School (202 East Douglas, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)
Mount View Core Knowledge Charter School (809 Field Avenue, Canon City, CO, 81212 - Canon City RE-1 District)

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