MO

National Population : 333,590,059
Missouri State Population : 6,290,113

About Canton, MO

Canton, MO is located in Lewis County in the state of Missouri.

The total City Population for Canton is about 2,302 with about 389 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,219.

The Average Home Value is $92,100.00, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Home Value of $120,304.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 51% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,620.00, which is roughly 15% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,798.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Canton is about 2.4%.

Missouri is ranked #31 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.26 out of 100.

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Voting

Lewis County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 72.31% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 77.09%
Democratic: 21.35%
Libertarian: 1.32%
Green: 0.13%
Other: 0.11%


Nearby Locations

La Grange, MO (6.50 mi.)
Monticello, MO (9.62 mi.)
Ewing, MO (13.00 mi.)
Maywood, MO (13.68 mi.)
Durham, MO (14.33 mi.)
Taylor, MO (14.98 mi.)
Lewistown, MO (15.44 mi.)
Alexandria, MO (16.06 mi.)
Wayland, MO (18.63 mi.)
Williamstown, MO (18.65 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 63435
Latitude : 40.176872
Longitude : -91.640765
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 655 ft.
Area Code(s) : 573

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.48
Male Population Estimate : 48.57%
Female Population Estimate : 51.43%
Median Age : 32.9
Male Median Age : 30.8
Female Median Age : 34.3

White Population Estimate : 95.12%
Black Population Estimate : 4.36%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.04%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.62%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.19%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.31%
Other Population Estimate : 0.38%

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 Lewis County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Lewis County: About 147 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lewis County is about 49% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.