Living in Canton, MS

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Canton SnackAbility

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

Canton, MS Cost Of Living

87
Canton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Canton, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
12,330
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
27.5%
Median Home
$110,500
Median Income
$36,969
Median Rent
$775

Canton, MS Photos

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Map Of Canton, MS

Population over time in Canton

Year Population % Change
2017 12,330 -3.7%
2016 12,800 -5.2%
2015 13,504 0.7%
2014 13,413 0.7%
2013 13,321 0.8%
2012 13,218 0.3%
2011 13,185 0.0%
2010 13,184 0.8%
2009 13,077 -

Race / Ethnicity in Canton

White
15.3% (1,892)
African American
73.4% (9,052)
American Indian
0.3% (33)
Asian
2.6% (323)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (76)
Hispanic
7.7% (954)
Race Canton MS USA
White 15.3% 56.8% 61.1%
African American 73.4% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 0.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.7% 3.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Canton, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
12.9% (159,070)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (90,039)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (164,800)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.3% (176,805)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (200,543)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (197,814)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (98,498)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (101,499)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (30,558)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (13,369)
Income Canton MS USA
Less than $10,000 12.9% 10.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 6.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 12.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.3% 11.4% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 16.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 11.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 10.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 3.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Canton

Female
51.6% (6,359)
Male
48.4% (5,971)
Gender Canton MS USA
Female 51.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Canton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (1,109)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (1,972)
High School / GED
30.0% (3,699)
Some College
18.0% (2,219)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (986)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,356)
Master's Degree
5.0% (616)
Professional Degree
3.0% (369)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Canton MS USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 11.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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