Canton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Kansas):
Public Transportation Use
Short Commute Times
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Comparing Canton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kansas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Large City||48 miles N of Wichita, Kansas|
|Standard Zip Codes||67428|
|Phone Area Codes||620|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||17 to 39 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||32.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||17 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||33.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||19 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||32.3 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.94|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||6||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||812|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||10%|
|French (except Basque)||2.1%|
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Penn Foster College
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Our Lady of the Lake University is a private, Catholic university with a deep connection to the history and community of San Antonio.
506 S. KANSAS
Serves 134 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.6
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