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 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 30,528 inhabitants.

Geography

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

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Canton town square
Canton town square image

Canton map

Canton Quick Facts

Population : 30,528 (2019)
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 : 03:15:13 (19th June 2021)
Postal code : 30114
Density : 626 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 24.8% (2010-2019)

Demographics

The population of Canton increased by 24.8% in 9 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

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

Canton, Etowah

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.

Schools

College & universities near Canton

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

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Canton

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

Other places with the same name (16)

Other cities in Cherokee County

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

City Name Population Title
Woodstock 33,039 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States
Holly Springs 15,442 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States of America
Springfield 4,084 City in Effingham County, Georgia, United States
Ball Ground 2,195 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States of America
Waleska 964 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States
Andersonville 221 City in Sumter County, Georgia, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Canton distances to largest Georgia cities

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