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 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,097 inhabitants.

Main Street  Canton  ME image
Main Street Canton ME
Main Street  Canton  ME image

Geography

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

Canton map

Weather

Canton forecast: Isolated rain showers between 2pm and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Canton Quick Facts

Population : 1,097 (2020)
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 : 11:00:13 (18th October 2021)
Density : 36 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.75% (2010-2020)
Weather : 55℉ Mostly Cloudy then Isolated Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Canton increased by 9.75% in 10 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
2020 1,097 -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) she was born in 29/03/1854

Schools in Canton

College & universities near Canton, ME

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

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Canton, ME

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

Post offices near Canton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Canton Post Office Canton (ME) 04221

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  • Canton , Missouri city in Lewis County, Missouri, United States with a population of 2,314 people.
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Other cities in Oxford County

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

City Name Population Title
Rumford 5,735 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Paris 5,162 Town in Maine, USA
Norway 4,990 Town in Maine, USA
Oxford 4,102 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Fryeburg 3,436 City in Maine, United States
Bethel 2,749 Town in Oxford County, Maine, USA
Mexico 2,635 Town in Maine
Dixfield 2,481 City in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
South Paris 2,267 Census-designated place in Oxford County, Maine
Buckfield 2,071 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
West Paris 1,689 City in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
Hiram 1,659 Human settlement in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
Brownfield 1,653 Town in Maine
Porter 1,525 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Peru 1,509 Town in Maine, United States
Hebron 1,431 Town in Maine

Distance to Other Cities

Canton distances to largest Maine cities