Canton Fulton County, Illinois

Canton: City in Fulton County, Illinois, United States

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Location of Canton on Illinois map.

About

Canton is a city located in the county of Fulton in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,703 and a population density of 752 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 14,448 inhabitants.

The city was created 196 years ago in 1824.

Geography

Canton is located at 40°33'29"N 90°2'6"W (40.5580900, -90.0351200).

Weather

Canton forecast: Sunny, with a high near 80. East southeast wind around 2 mph. more

Canton map

Canton Quick Facts

Population : 14,448 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Fulton County
Postal code : 61520
Phone Area Codes : 309
Area : 20.89 km2
Altitude : 2,133 feet / 650 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1825 (196 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 06:00:09 (4th August 2021)
Density : 692 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -8.69% (2010-2019)
Weather : 80℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Canton decreased by 8.69% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,703 - census
2011 15,596 -0.69% estimation process
2012 15,462 -0.87% estimation process
2013 15,343 -0.78% estimation process
2014 15,230 -0.74% estimation process
2015 15,105 -0.83% estimation process
2016 14,981 -0.83% estimation process
2017 14,802 -1.21% estimation process
2018 14,661 -0.96% estimation process
2019 14,448 -1.47% estimation process

Canton zip code is 61520. County name: Fulton, County fips: 17057

People born in Canton (20)

People born in Canton, including novelist, Egyptologist Barbara Mertz, astronaut Steven R. Nagel, football player Harry Jacobs, you can see a list of people who born in Canton.

Schools

College & universities near Canton

Code Name City ZIP
457554 Innovations Design Academy Canton (IL) 61520

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Canton

Code Name Address Type
PIA Peoria, Illinois 6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway BUS
GBB Galesburg station 225 South Seminary Street RAIL
MAC Macomb 120 East Calhoun Street RAIL
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL

Other places with the same name (17)

Other cities in Fulton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fulton County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Cuba 16,473 City in Illinois, United States
Farmington 3,095 City in the northeast corner of Fulton County, Illinois, United States
Lewistown 2,146 High school in Lewistown, Fulton County, Illinois
Buckeye 1,271 Township in Stephenson County, Illinois
Astoria 1,036 Incorporated town in Fulton County, Illinois, United States
Avon 714 Village in Fulton County, Illinois, United States
Vermont 640 Village in Illinois
Saint David 527 Human settlement in Fulton County, Illinois, United States of America
Ipava 421 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Table Grove 383 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
London Mills 376 Village in Fulton and Knox counties, Illinois, United States
Dunfermline 283 Village in Illinois, United States
Smithfield 221 Village in Illinois, United States
Bryant 213 Village in Fulton County, Illinois, United States
Norris 200 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Banner 182 Village in Fulton County, Illinois, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Canton distances to largest Illinois cities

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