The Village of Canton had a population of 6,521 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Canton is located at latitude 44.5995 and longitude -75.1707 in St. Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Canton (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. St. Lawrence County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 377 feet.
The Village of Canton (GNIS ID: 2391580) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Canton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Canton: New Cairo.
|Daytime Population: Workers||7,125|
|Daytime Population: Residents||4,208|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||11,333|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.74|
|Population in Households||3,845|
|Population in Familes||2,727|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2,676|
|Median Household Income||$55,028|
|Average Household Income||$72,019|
|Per Capita Income||$21,972|
|Total Housing Units||1,832 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||962 (52.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||727 (39.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||142 ( 7.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$136,151|
|Average Home Value||$180,639|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.29%|
|Per Capita Income||1.35%|
The table below compares Canton to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 297||75th|
|Population Density||# 453||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 468||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 699||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1080||10th|
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