Canton SnackAbility

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

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Canton, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
12,800
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
24.8%
Median Home
$134,300
Median Income
$45,915
Median Rent
$781

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Map Of Canton, MS

Population over time in Canton

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

Race / Ethnicity in Canton

White
22.9% (2,931)
African American
69.2% (8,855)
American Indian
0.2% (30)
Asian
2.4% (305)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.5% (59)
Hispanic
4.8% (620)
Race Canton MS USA
White 22.9% 57.0% 61.5%
African American 69.2% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 1.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.5% 1.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.8% 3.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Canton, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
11.8% (151,040)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (88,320)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.9% (139,520)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (122,880)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (199,680)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (239,360)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (133,120)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (139,520)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (40,960)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (25,600)
Income Canton MS USA
Less than $10,000 11.8% 10.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 7.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.9% 13.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 14.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 9.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 3.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 2.4% 6.3%

Gender in Canton

Female
50.1% (6,408)
Male
49.9% (6,392)
Gender Canton MS USA
Female 50.1% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Canton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.5% (960)
9-12th Grade
16.3% (2,082)
High School / GED
24.8% (3,180)
Some College
18.5% (2,363)
Associate's Degree
5.6% (718)
Bachelor's Degree
17.7% (2,270)
Master's Degree
6.2% (794)
Professional Degree
2.8% (360)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (68)
Education Canton MS USA
< 9th Grade 7.5% 5.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 16.3% 11.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.8% 30.4% 27.3%
Some College 18.5% 22.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.6% 9.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.7% 13.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.2% 5.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.8% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.0% 1.4%

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