Canton SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Canton, Illinois Info Snack

Canton is the largest city in Fulton County, Illinois, United States. The population was 14,704 at the 2010 census, down from 15,288 as of the 2000 census. The Canton Micropolitan Statistical Area covers all of Fulton County; it is in turn part of the wider Peoria-Canton, IL Combined Statistical Area (CSA).
Population
14,187
Unemployment
6.7%
Poverty
20.1%
Median Home
$85,500
Median Income
$41,027
Median Rent
$596

Rankings for Canton in Illinois

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Map Of Canton, IL

Population over time in Canton

Year Population % Change
2017 14,187 -1.5%
2016 14,397 -1.0%
2015 14,539 -0.8%
2014 14,650 0.0%
2013 14,646 -0.4%
2012 14,699 -0.7%
2011 14,810 0.3%
2010 14,764 -

Crime in Canton Per 100k

Crime Canton IL USA
Violent Crime 235.8 438.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 14.3 137.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 157.2 250.4 248.9
Property Crime 1736.2 2011.4 2362.0
Burglary 242.9 339.5 430.4
Larceny 1436.1 1508.8 1694.0
Car Theft 57.2 163.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Canton

White
84.5% (11,987)
African American
8.5% (1,211)
American Indian
0.1% (17)
Asian
0.3% (40)
Hawaiian
0.1% (9)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (134)
Hispanic
5.6% (789)
Race Canton IL USA
White 84.5% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 8.5% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.6% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Canton, Illinois

Less than $10,000
8.3% (117,752)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (82,284)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.1% (214,223)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.2% (187,268)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.2% (244,016)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (231,248)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (168,825)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (116,333)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (25,536)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (31,211)
Income Canton IL USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.1% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.2% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.2% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Canton

Female
44.8% (6,357)
Male
55.2% (7,829)
Gender Canton IL USA
Female 44.8% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 55.2% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Canton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (714)
9-12th Grade
10.7% (1,515)
High School / GED
28.1% (3,982)
Some College
28.9% (4,101)
Associate's Degree
10.5% (1,489)
Bachelor's Degree
10.6% (1,500)
Master's Degree
4.9% (698)
Professional Degree
1.1% (163)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (20)
Education Canton IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.7% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.1% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 28.9% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.5% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.6% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.9% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.3% 1.4%

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