Canton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Canton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||64 miles W of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||134 miles SE of Buffalo, New York|
|Standard Zip Codes||17724|
|Phone Area Codes||570|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||13 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||39.4 inches|
|Station||WELLSBORO 4 SW|
|Jan Temp||13 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 77 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||33.4 inches|
|Station||WILLIAMSPORT LYCOMING AP|
|Jan Temp||18 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||41.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.01|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||6||0.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,745|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||5.8%|
|French (except Basque)||1.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, Canton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Beech Flats (17724)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Attica, Indiana||86.4||33.4%||17.3%||8.1%||23||$45,137||7%||1.6%||3,491||11.3%||45.3||0.9%||8.3|
|2. Buffalo, Missouri||84.1||40.2%||21.4%||8.4%||24||$26,179||7%||3.1%||2,781||28.9%||48.9||0.7%||5|
|3. Warsaw, Missouri||83||39.2%||27.2%||11.5%||23||$33,068||5.9%||1.6%||2,070||18.5%||65.2||1.6%||4.8|
|4. Cuba, Missouri||82.6||32.8%||19.4%||9.1%||19||$30,069||6.8%||2.3%||3,230||20.1%||109.6||0.4%||7.1|
|5. El Dorado Springs, Missouri||78.9||36.1%||24.4%||8.5%||19||$26,366||6.2%||3.6%||3,775||24.9%||56.4||0.5%||6.4|
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