Canton Stark County, Ohio

Canton: City in Stark County, Ohio, United States

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Location of Canton on Ohio map.


Canton is a city located in the county of Stark in the U.S. state of Ohio. Its population at the 2010 census was 13,102 and a population density of 196 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 12,908 inhabitants.

The city was created 216 years ago in 1804.


Canton is located at 40°47'56"N 81°22'42"W (40.7989500, -81.3784500).

Upper Downtown Canton Historic District 3 image
Upper Downtown Canton Historic District 3
Upper Downtown Canton Historic District 3 image

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Canton Quick Facts

Population : 12,908 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Ohio (United States)
County : Stark County
Postal code : 44700–44799
Area : 66.88 km2
Altitude : 1,060 feet / 323 meters
Capital city : Canton is capital of Stark County
Establishment : January 01, 1805 (216 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 11:15:16 (31st July 2021)
Density : 193 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.5% (2010-2019)


According to census records, the population of Canton decreased by 1.5% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,102 - census
2011 12,998 -0.8% estimation process
2012 13,013 0.12% estimation process
2013 13,028 0.12% estimation process
2014 13,067 0.3% estimation process
2015 13,045 -0.17% estimation process
2016 13,006 -0.3% estimation process
2017 12,955 -0.39% estimation process
2018 12,932 -0.18% estimation process
2019 12,908 -0.19% estimation process

Canton zip code is 44702. County name: Stark, County fips: 39151

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People born in Canton (199)

People born in Canton, including rock musician and actor Marilyn Manson, singer-songwriter and actress Macy Gray, First Lady of the United States Ida Saxton McKinley, you can see a list of people who born in Canton.


College & universities near Canton

Code Name City ZIP
201177 Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences Canton (OH) 44710-1797

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Canton

Code Name Address Type
ALC Alliance 820 East Main Street RAIL
CLE Cleveland Lakefront station 200 Cleveland Memorial Shoreway RAIL
ELY Elyria 410 East River Road RAIL

Other places with the same name (17)

Other cities in Stark County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Stark County , OH. (more)

City Name Population Title
Massillon 32,584 Town in Ohio, USA
Alliance 21,412 City in Stark and Mahoning counties in the U.
North Canton 17,176 City in Stark County, Ohio, United States
New Franklin 14,133 City in Summit County, Ohio, United States of America
Louisville 9,126 City in Stark County, Ohio
Perry Heights 8,441 Census-designated place in Stark County, Ohio
Canal Fulton 5,408 City in Stark County, Ohio
Marlboro 4,346 Unincorporated community in Stark County, Ohio
Greentown 3,804 Town in Indiana, United States
Minerva 3,620 Village in Carroll, Columbiana, and Stark counties in the U.
Richville 3,324
Uniontown 3,309
Hartville 3,079 City in Stark County, Ohio, United States
Genoa 2,331
Brewster 2,153 Town in Ohio
Navarre 1,812 Village in Ohio, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Canton distances to largest Ohio cities

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