Canton Information

Canton Information

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

General Canton Information

State: Ohio

County: Stark County

Close cities: Middlebranch, OH, Meyers Lake, OH, East Canton, OH, Massillon, OH, Perry Heights, OH, East Sparta, OH, Louisville, OH, Greentown, OH, Navarre, OH, North Canton, OH, Hills and Dales, OH

Canton Population (census data)
Total 78,319 (-2.6% since 2000)
Male 36,539 (46.7%)
Female 41,780 (53.3%)

Population Density: 3,812 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.0 (US Avg is 100)

Canton Elevation: 1,100 feet above sea level

Land Area: 20.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,401

Zip Codes: 44735, 44703, 44799, 44750, 44708, 44710, 44721, 44767, 44711, 44707, 44714, 44718, 44704, 44709, 44702, 44705, 44706, 44701, 44798, 44760, 44720, 44730, and 44712.

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Canton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (73.8%)
  • Black (21.0%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.6%)
  • Irish (11.4%)
  • Italian (8.6%)
  • English (6.9%)
  • United States (6.4%)
  • French (2.5%)

Local Canton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cleveland Indians
NFL Football: Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers
NBA Basketball: Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: Kent State University, University of Akron

Canton School Information

High Schools
Canton South High School (600 Faircrest Street SE, Canton, OH, 44707 - Canton Local District)
Freshman Academy High School (231 McKinley Avenue NW, Canton, OH, 44702 - Canton City District)
Glenoak High School (1015 44th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44709 - Plain Local District)
McKinley High School (2323 17th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44708 - Canton City District)
Timken High School (521 Tuscarawas Street W, Canton, OH, 44702 - Canton City District)
Middle Schools
Crenshaw Middle School (2525 19th Street NE, Canton, OH, 44705 - Canton City District)
Faircrest Memorial Middle School (616 Faircrest Street SW, Canton, OH, 44706 - Canton Local District)
Hartford Middle School (1824 3rd Street SE, Canton, OH, 44707 - Canton City District)
Lehman Middle School (1400 Broad Avenue NW, Canton, OH, 44708 - Canton City District)
Middlebranch Middle School (7500 Middlebranch Avenue NE, Canton, OH, 44721 - Plain Local District)
Robert A Taft Middle School (3829 Guilford Avenue NW, Canton, OH, 44718 - Plain Local District)
Souers Middle School (2800 13th Street SW, Canton, OH, 44710 - Canton City District)
Elementary Schools
Allen Elementary School (1326 Sherrick Road SE, Canton, OH, 44707 - Canton City District)
Amos McDannel Elementary School (210 38th Street SE, Canton, OH, 44707 - Canton Local District)
Avondale Elementary School (3933 Eaton Road NW, Canton, OH, 44708 - Plain Local District)
Barbara F Schreiber Elementary School (1503 Woodland Avenue NW, Canton, OH, 44703 - Canton City District)
Belden Elementary School (2115 Georgetown Road NE, Canton, OH, 44704 - Canton City District)
Belle Stone Elementary School (2100 Rowland Avenue NE, Canton, OH, 44714 - Canton City District)
Cedar Elementary School (2823 9th Street SW, Canton, OH, 44710 - Canton City District)
Charles L Warstler Elementary School (2500 Schneider Street NE, Canton, OH, 44721 - Plain Local District)
Clarendon Elementary School (1114 Gonder Avenue SE, Canton, OH, 44707 - Canton City District)
Compton Elementary School (401 14th Street SE, Canton, OH, 44707 - Canton City District)
Dueber Elementary School (815 Dueber Avenue SW, Canton, OH, 44706 - Canton City District)
Fairmount Elementary School (2701 Coventry Boulevard NE, Canton, OH, 44705 - Canton City District)
Frazer Elementary School (3900 Frazer Avenue NW, Canton, OH, 44709 - Plain Local District)
Gibbs Elementary School (1320 Gibbs Avenue NE, Canton, OH, 44705 - Canton City District)
Harter Elementary School (3408 13th Street SW, Canton, OH, 44710 - Canton City District)
Lake Cable Elementary School (5335 Villa Padova Drive NW, Canton, OH, 44718 - Jackson Local District)
Mason Elementary School (316 30th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44709 - Canton City District)
McGregor Elementary School (2339 17th Street SW, Canton, OH, 44706 - Canton City District)
Middlebranch Elementary School (7500 Middlebranch Ave NE, Canton, OH, 44721 - Plain Local District)
Prairie College Elementary School (3021 Prairie College Street SW, Canton, OH, 44706 - Canton Local District)
Ransom H Barr Elementary School (2000 47th Street NE, Canton, OH, 44705 - Plain Local District)
Reedurban Elementary School (1221 Perry Drive SW, Canton, OH, 44710 - Perry Local District)
Summit Elementary School (1120 15th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44703 - Canton City District)
T C Knapp Elementary School (5151 Oakcliff Street SW, Canton, OH, 44706 - Perry Local District)
Walker Elementary School (3525 Sandy Avenue SE, Canton, OH, 44707 - Canton Local District)
Whipple Heights Elementary School (4800 12th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44708 - Perry Local District)
William R Day Elementary School (3101 38th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44718 - Plain Local District)
Worley Elementary School (1340 23rd Street NW, Canton, OH, 44709 - Canton City District)
Youtz Elementary School (1901 Midway Avenue NE, Canton, OH, 44705 - Canton City District)
Other/Private Schools
Active Learning and Inquiry-based Valued Education (A.L.I.V.E.) (2323 17th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44708 - Canton City School District District)
Canton City School Digital Academy (617 McKinley Avenue SW, Canton, OH, 44707 - Canton City School Digital Academy District)
Canton Local Digital Academy (4526 Ridge Avenue SE, Canton, OH, 44707 - Canton Local Digital Academy District)
Choices Alternative School (816 30th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44709 - Canton City District)
Community Educational Services (116 McKinley Avenue NW, Canton, OH, 44702 - Canton City District)
Early Childhood Kindergarten (1350 Cherry Avenue NE, Canton, OH, 44714 - Canton City District)
Little Eagle Kindergarten Center at Day (3101 38th St NW, Canton, OH, 44718 - Plain Local District)
Little Eagle Kindergarten Center at Plain Center (1000 55th St NE, Canton, OH, 44721 - Plain Local District)
McK S.T.A.R.S. (2323 17th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44708 - Canton City School District District)
McKinley Freshman Academy (2323 17th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44708 - Canton City School District District)
McKinley V (2323 17th Street NW, Canton, OH, 44708 - Canton City School District District)
Project Rebuild Community School (1500 Superior Avenue NE, Canton, OH, 44705 - Project Rebuild Community School District)
The Aspire Academy (4526 Ridge Avenue SE, Canton, OH, 44707 - The Aspire Academy District)

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