KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Canton, KY

Canton, KY is located in Trigg County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Canton is about 2,558 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 13,471.

The Average Home Value is $126,800.00, which is roughly 26% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 33% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $53,047.00, which is roughly 26% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 8% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Canton is about .

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Trigg County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 67.37% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 74.4%
Democratic: 24.28%
Libertarian: 1.02%
Other: 0.3%


Nearby Locations

Gracey, KY (11.22 mi.)
La Fayette, KY (14.14 mi.)
Herndon, KY (14.14 mi.)
Cerulean, KY (17.02 mi.)
Hamlin, KY (18.84 mi.)
New Concord, KY (18.84 mi.)
Dexter, KY (19.60 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 42211
Latitude : 36.803874
Longitude : -87.913185
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 412 ft.
Area Code(s) : 270, 364

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.41
Male Population Estimate : 48.82%
Female Population Estimate : 50.81%
Median Age : 44.5
Male Median Age : 44.3
Female Median Age : 44.7

White Population Estimate : 91.00%
Black Population Estimate : 8.24%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.23%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.60%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.13%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.84%
Other Population Estimate : 0.53%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Canton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Trigg County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Trigg County: About 112 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Trigg County is about 61% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.