Canton Information

Canton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Canton, ME

General Canton Information

State: Maine

County: Oxford County

Close cities: Wilton, ME, Dixfield, ME, Jay, ME, East-Livermore, ME, Cumberland Center, ME, Livermore Falls, ME, Chisholm, ME, Livermore, ME, East-Dixfield, ME, Sumner, ME, Peru, ME

Canton Population (census data)
Total 1,143 (+2.6% since 2000)
Male 549 (48.0%)
Female 594 (52.0%)

Population Density: 39 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.7 (US Avg is 100)

Canton Elevation: 400 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1821

Land Area: 28.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,003

Zip Codes: 04221.

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Canton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Filipino (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (17.8%)
  • French (15.7%)
  • United States (12.6%)
  • Irish (9.4%)
  • French Canadian (5.3%)
  • Scottish (4.7%)

Local Canton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: University of Maine, University of New Hampshire

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