Canton Cherokee County, Georgia

Canton: County seat in Cherokee County, Georgia, USA

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Location of Canton on Georgia map.

About

Canton is a city located in the county of Cherokee in the U.S. state of Georgia. Its population at the 2010 census was 22,958 and a population density of 471 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 32,347 inhabitants.

Canton town square image
Canton town square
Canton town square image

Geography

Canton is located at 34°14'12"N 84°29'27"W (34.2367600, -84.4907600).

Canton map

Canton Quick Facts

Population : 32,347 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
County : Cherokee County
Phone Area Codes : 678-770
Area : 48.75 km2
Altitude : 955 feet / 291 meters
Capital city : Canton is capital of Cherokee County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 02:04:10 (21st September 2021)
Postal code : 30114
Density : 664 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 29.03% (2010-2020)

Demographics

The population of Canton increased by 29.03% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 22,958 - census
2011 23,972 4.23% estimation process
2012 24,283 1.28% estimation process
2013 24,621 1.37% estimation process
2014 25,264 2.55% estimation process
2015 25,991 2.8% estimation process
2016 26,711 2.7% estimation process
2017 28,329 5.71% estimation process
2018 29,264 3.2% estimation process
2019 30,528 4.14% estimation process
2020 32,347 5.62% estimation process

Canton zip code is 30114. County name: Cherokee, County fips: 13057

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Local Places in Canton

1 Canton City Hall
Rating: 4.4 (8)

Address: 110 Academy St, Canton, GA 30114 ➦ Show Map

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Canton City Hall
2 City of Canton, Ga - Canton City Hall - Government Organization
Rating: 5 (1)

Address: 110 Academy St, Canton, GA 30114 ➦ Show Map

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City of Canton, Ga - Canton City Hall - Government Organization

People born in Canton (19)

People born in Canton, including actor-politician Sonny Landham, politician Joseph Mackey Brown, football player, offensive lineman, coach John Hannah, you can see a list of people who born in Canton.

  • Chris Singleton (American basketball player) he was born in 21/11/1989
  • Bruce Miller (American football player) he was born in 06/08/1987
  • Joe Thomas (American basketball player) he was born in 09/03/1948
  • Albert John Henderson (United States federal judge) he was born in 12/12/1920
  • Charley Hannah (American football player) he was born in 26/07/1955
  • Bill Byrd (Negro league pitcher) he was born in 15/07/1907
  • Bob Hasty (American baseball player) he was born in 03/05/1896
  • Charles Martin (American football player, born 1959) he was born in 31/08/1959
  • Chase Miller (American stock car racing driver) he was born in 28/01/1987
  • Eli D. Hoyle (United States general) he was born in 19/07/1851
  • Jayson Foster (American football player) he was born in 22/07/1985
  • Mike Keown (American politician) he was born in 11/05/1954
  • Robert D. Rucker (105th justice appointed to the Indiana Supreme Court) he was born in 01/01/1952
  • J. Marshall Shepherd (American meteorologist)
  • Myrtle Brooke she was born in 01/01/1872
  • Tommy Pharr (American football player) he was born in 31/07/1947

Schools in Canton

College & universities near Canton, GA

Code Name City ZIP
140872 Reinhardt University Waleska (GA) 30183-2981

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Canton, GA

Code Name Address Type
ATL Peachtree Station 1688 Peachtree Street, NW RAIL
GNS Gainesville 116 Industrial Boulevard RAIL
TCA Toccoa 47 North Alexander St. RAIL

Post offices near Canton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Canton Post Office Canton (GA) 30114

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  • Canton , Mississippi city in Madison County, Mississippi, USA with a population of 11,799 people.
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  • Canton , Texas city in Van Zandt County, Texas, United States with a population of 3,941 people.
  • Canton , Missouri city in Lewis County, Missouri, United States with a population of 2,314 people.
  • Canton , Pennsylvania borough in Bradford County, Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 1,855 people.
  • Canton , Maine town in Maine, United States with a population of 1,097 people.
  • Canton , Illinois city in Fulton County, Illinois, United States with a population of 867 people.
  • Canton , Minnesota city in Fillmore County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 765 people.
  • Canton , South Dakota city in and county seat of Lincoln County, South Dakota, United States with a population of 617 people.
  • Canton , Oklahoma town in Blaine County, Oklahoma, United States with a population of 587 people.
  • Canton , Wisconsin town in Buffalo County, Wisconsin, USA with a population of 297 people.
  • Canton , Kansas city in Kansas, United States with a population of 233 people.

Other cities in Cherokee County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cherokee County , GA.

City Name Population Title
Woodstock 33,625 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States
Holly Springs 16,506 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States of America
Springfield 4,063 City in Effingham County, Georgia, United States
Ball Ground 2,315 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States of America
Waleska 969 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States
Andersonville 220 City in Sumter County, Georgia, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Canton distances to largest Georgia cities