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Demographics

People

Total Population808
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens14%
Employed Population 16+402
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married49.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.1%
Median Earnings25+$40,121
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,938

Wealth

Median Family Income$63,750
% Above Poverty Level84.6%
% Below Poverty Level15.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time36 minutes
% Working from Home2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.1%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$111,800

Ancestry

English21.3%
Irish16.7%
French Except Basque15%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.3%
Canadian6.8%
Scottish5.3%
German4.1%
Italian4%
Polish2.7%
Welsh1.4%
Dutch1.4%
Swedish0.7%
Norwegian0.6%
Lithuanian0.4%
Arab0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
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Canton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Oxford County
Standard Zip Codes4221
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.44
Approximate Longitude-70.31

Canton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationRUMFORD 1 SSE
Distance12.5 miles
Jan Temp7 to 27 F
Apr Temp32 to 52 F
Jul Temp57 to 79 F
Oct Temp37 to 57 F
Annual Precip44.9 inches
StationLEWISTON
Distance24.1 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp35 to 54 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 58 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches
StationMIDDLE DAM
Distance37.9 miles
Jan Temp0 to 23 F
Apr Temp27 to 47 F
Jul Temp53 to 76 F
Oct Temp32 to 53 F
Annual Precip37.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dixfield1,051$41,250
Jay4,720$67,063
Livermore2,109$57,768
Livermore Falls1,445$57,708
Peru1,232$56,875
Sumner1,157$50,667
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