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Demographics

People

Total Population283
Male Share of the Population56.5%
Female Share of the Population43.5%
Senior Citizens20.1%
Employed Population 16+132
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married52.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.3%
Median Earnings25+$33,393
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$63,750
% Above Poverty Level86.2%
% Below Poverty Level13.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time36 minutes
% Working from Home1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.5%
% Using Public Transportation7.6%

Housing

People Living Alone40.8%
Median Gross Rent$475
Median House Value$75,000

Ancestry

Norwegian40.6%
German32.9%
Irish14.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.2%
English7.1%
Dutch5.3%
French Except Basque2.1%
Russian1.8%
Danishn1.4%
Swedish1.4%
Czech1.4%
Scottish1.1%
Welsh0.4%
Polish0.4%
Canadian0.4%
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Canton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fillmore County
Standard Zip Codes55922
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.53
Approximate Longitude-91.92

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)

StationPRESTON
Distance11.7 miles
Jan Temp2 to 23 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip34.2 inches
StationCALEDONIA
Distance22.7 miles
Jan Temp3 to 22 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip34.9 inches
StationWAUKON
Distance28.9 miles
Jan Temp5 to 23 F
Apr Temp35 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 60 F
Annual Precip31.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Fountain356$74,583
Harmony1,005$52,417
Lanesboro730$72,778
Mabel774$50,938
Preston1,383$60,729
Spring Grove1,235$51,852
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