Canton SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
4

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Canton, Georgia Info Snack

Canton is a city in and the county seat of Cherokee County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 22,958, up from 7,709 in 2000.
Population
25,806
Unemployment
7.8%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$185,700
Median Income
$54,470
Median Rent
$979

Rankings for Canton in Georgia

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Map Of Canton, GA

Population over time in Canton

Year Population % Change
2017 25,806 3.1%
2016 25,022 3.0%
2015 24,305 1.9%
2014 23,841 2.2%
2013 23,317 2.8%
2012 22,680 3.7%
2011 21,868 5.3%
2010 20,775 -

Crime in Canton Per 100k

Crime Canton GA USA
Violent Crime 249.1 357.2 382.9
Murder 7.4 6.7 5.3
Robbery 55.8 96.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 148.7 228.1 248.9
Property Crime 2595.1 2860.2 2362.0
Burglary 256.5 530.9 430.4
Larceny 2227.0 2077.4 1694.0
Car Theft 111.5 251.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Canton

White
55.7% (14,367)
African American
9.5% (2,445)
American Indian
0.0% (3)
Asian
2.0% (507)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (158)
Two Or More
1.4% (374)
Hispanic
30.8% (7,952)
Race Canton GA USA
White 55.7% 53.6% 61.5%
African American 9.5% 30.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 3.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 30.8% 9.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Canton, Georgia

Less than $10,000
5.6% (144,513)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (113,546)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.1% (312,252)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (239,995)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (412,896)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (498,055)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.3% (369,025)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.5% (348,381)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (67,095)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (74,837)
Income Canton GA USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 7.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 5.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.1% 10.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 10.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 13.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.3% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.5% 12.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 5.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 5.1% 6.3%

Gender in Canton

Female
54.0% (13,947)
Male
46.0% (11,858)
Gender Canton GA USA
Female 54.0% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Canton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.9% (2,813)
9-12th Grade
7.7% (1,995)
High School / GED
23.6% (6,098)
Some College
21.7% (5,597)
Associate's Degree
8.6% (2,219)
Bachelor's Degree
20.7% (5,331)
Master's Degree
4.4% (1,148)
Professional Degree
1.9% (478)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (122)
Education Canton GA USA
< 9th Grade 10.9% 5.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.7% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 23.6% 28.0% 27.3%
Some College 21.7% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.6% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 20.7% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.4% 8.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.9% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.3% 1.4%

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