Canton, McPherson County, Kansas

Canton: City in Kansas, United States

About

Canton is a city located in the county of McPherson in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 748 and a population density of 575 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 688 inhabitants.

The city was created 143 years ago in 1878.

Quick Facts about Canton

Population : 688 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
County : McPherson County
Postal code : 67428
Area : 1.3 km2
Altitude : 1,591 feet / 485, 489 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1879 (143 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 14:12:49 (26th November 2022)
Density : 529 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.72% (2010-2020)

Geography

Canton is located at 38°23'10"N 97°25'41"W (38.3861200, -97.4280900).

Canton map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Canton decreased by 8.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 748 - census
2011 745 -0.4% estimation process
2012 744 -0.13% estimation process
2013 757 1.72% estimation process
2014 738 -2.57% estimation process
2015 724 -1.93% estimation process
2016 710 -1.97% estimation process
2017 706 -0.57% estimation process
2018 698 -1.15% estimation process
2019 696 -0.29% estimation process
2020 688 -1.16% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,933
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 6,973
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -0.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 7,213
April 1, 2010 Population : 6,982
People under 5 years old, percentage : 9.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.8%
People over 65 (%) : 23.7%
Female persons, % : 53.3%
White only, percent : 90.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 7.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 0.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 84.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 431
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 50.3%

Canton zip code is 67428. County name: McPherson, County fips: 20113

Canton, Ostrog

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 50.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $115,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $877
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $397
2015-2019 median gross rent : $589
2015-2019 Households : 2,658
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.46
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 81.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 73.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 81.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 16.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 40.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 22,148
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 89,558
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 322,232
2012 total retail sales per capita : $46,125
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $36,758
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,631
Percentage of people living in poverty : 33.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 931
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 478
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 288
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 49
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 829
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 102
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 761
2010 population per square mile : 1,071.0
2010 land area in square miles : 6.52
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 29.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $171,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,510
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $544
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,064
2015-2019 Households : 23,154
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.45
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 67.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 74.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 17.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 215,611
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 355,121
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 687,584
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,501,912
2012 total retail sales per capita : $30,038
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $40,370
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $21,598
Percentage of people living in poverty : 32.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,544
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,829
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,152
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,108
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,076
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 316
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,821
2010 population per square mile : 1,485.6
2010 land area in square miles : 30.22

Schools in Canton

College & universities near Canton, KS

Code Name City ZIP
155511 McPherson College McPherson (KS) 67460-1402

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Canton, KS

Code Name Address Type
NEW Newton 414 North Main St. RAIL
HUT Hutchinson North Walnut St & East 3rd Ave RAIL

Post offices near Canton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Canton Post Office Canton (KS) 67428

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Other cities in McPherson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in McPherson County , KS.

City Name Population Title
Lindsborg 3,276 Town in Kansas, USA
Moundridge 1,861 City in McPherson County, Kansas, United States of America
Inman 1,324 Human settlement in McPherson County, Kansas, United States of America
Conway 1,182 Human settlement in Kansas, United States of America
Galva 887 Human settlement in McPherson County, Kansas, United States of America
Marquette 595 City in Kansas, United States
New Gottland 371 Township in McPherson County, Kansas
Groveland 199 Township in McPherson County, Kansas
Windom 125 Human settlement in McPherson County, Kansas, United States of America
McPherson 40 City in Kansas, United States