Canton Oxford County, Maine

Canton: Town in Maine, United States

About

Canton is a town located in the county of Oxford in the U.S. state of Maine. Its population at the 2010 census was 990 and a population density of 32 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 1,098 inhabitants.

Geography

Canton is located at 44°26'27"N 70°18'59"W (44.4408000, -70.3164900).

Main Street  Canton  ME image
Main Street Canton ME

Weather

Canton forecast: A chance of rain showers after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

Main Street  Canton  ME image

Canton map

Canton Quick Facts

Population : 1,098 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
County : Oxford County
Postal code : 04221
Area : 30.5 km2
Altitude : 400 feet / 122 meters
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 05:59:05 (4th August 2021)
Density : 36 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 9.84% (2010-2019)
Weather : 77℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Canton increased by 9.84% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 990 - census
2011 981 -0.92% estimation process
2012 980 -0.1% estimation process
2013 980 0% estimation process
2014 982 0.2% estimation process
2015 985 0.3% estimation process
2016 1,096 10.13% estimation process
2017 1,091 -0.46% estimation process
2018 1,099 0.73% estimation process
2019 1,098 -0.09% estimation process

Canton zip code is 04221. County name: Oxford, County fips: 23017

People born in Canton (4)

People born in Canton, including politician Horatio Bisbee, Jr., historian Herbert L. Osgood, Member of Maine State Senate Bruce Bryant, you can see a list of people who born in Canton.

  • Lorette C. Bennett (botanical collector)

Schools

College & universities near Canton

Code Name City ZIP
161226 University of Maine at Farmington Farmington (ME) 04938-9978

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Canton

Code Name Address Type
AGM Augusta, ME 9 Industrial Drive BUS
FRE Freeport 36 Depot Street RAIL
BRK Brunswick Maine Street Station 101 Bath Rd. BUS
BIN Berlin, New Hampshire 318 Glen Ave BUS
WST Wiscasset, Maine 279 Bath Rd. BUS

Other places with the same name (17)

Other cities in Oxford County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Oxford County , ME. (more)

City Name Population Title
Rumford 5,744 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Paris 5,152 Town in Maine, USA
Norway 4,991 Town in Maine, USA
Oxford 4,096 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Fryeburg 3,451 City in Maine, United States
Bethel 2,738 Town in Oxford County, Maine, USA
Mexico 2,629 Town in Maine
Dixfield 2,486 City in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
South Paris 2,267 Census-designated place in Oxford County, Maine
Buckfield 2,041 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
West Paris 1,691 City in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
Brownfield 1,643 Town in Maine
Hiram 1,642 Human settlement in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
Porter 1,520 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Peru 1,511 Town in Maine, United States
Hebron 1,419 Town in Maine

Distance to Other Cities

Canton distances to largest Maine cities

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