OH

National Population : 333,590,059
Ohio State Population : 11,971,701

About Canton, OH

Canton, OH is located in Stark County in the state of Ohio.

The total City Population for Canton is about 197,154 with about 1,040 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 269,418.

The Average Home Value is $101,485.71, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Home Value of $132,417.00 for the state of Ohio, and roughly 46% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,181.57, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,766.00 for the state of Ohio, and roughly 25% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Canton is about 11.5%.

Ohio is ranked #21 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 51.61 out of 100.

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Voting

Stark County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 31.69% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 58.51%
Democratic: 39.97%
Libertarian: 1.14%
Other: 0.38%


Nearby Locations

N Industry, OH (1.50 mi.)
North Canton, OH (2.89 mi.)
N Canton, OH (6.03 mi.)
East Canton, OH (6.21 mi.)
Louisville, OH (7.00 mi.)
East Sparta, OH (7.16 mi.)
Massillon, OH (7.51 mi.)
Waynesburg, OH (9.70 mi.)
Magnolia, OH (9.73 mi.)
Navarre, OH (9.76 mi.)
Bolivar, OH (11.26 mi.)
Uniontown, OH (11.26 mi.)
Paris, OH (11.39 mi.)
Hartville, OH (11.47 mi.)
Malvern, OH (12.32 mi.)
Canal Fulton, OH (12.47 mi.)
North Lawrence, OH (12.67 mi.)
N Lawrence, OH (12.67 mi.)
Brewster, OH (12.98 mi.)
Zoarville, OH (13.09 mi.)
Mineral City, OH (13.09 mi.)
Clinton, OH (14.37 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 44702, 44703, 44704, 44705, 44706, 44707, 44708, 44709, 44710, 44714, 44718, 44720, 44721, 44730
Latitude : 40.844133
Longitude : -81.440854
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1111 ft.
Area Code(s) : 234, 330

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.28
Male Population Estimate : 46.86%
Female Population Estimate : 50.93%
Median Age : 41.2
Male Median Age : 39.8
Female Median Age : 42.5

White Population Estimate : 84.65%
Black Population Estimate : 12.95%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.81%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.20%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.08%
Other Population Estimate : 0.77%

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 Stark County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Stark County: About 328 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Stark County is about 23% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 12% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.