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Demographics

People

Total Population2,585
Male Share of the Population50.1%
Female Share of the Population49.9%
Senior Citizens15.2%
Employed Population 16+1,083
Age of the Population27

Families

% of people married34.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.7%
Median Earnings25+$28,542
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,938
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,292

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,512
% Above Poverty Level82.7%
% Below Poverty Level17.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home8.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work11.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39.2%
Median Gross Rent$533
Median House Value$75,000

Ancestry

German24.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.2%
Irish12%
English8.6%
Scottish7.6%
Italian1.8%
French Except Basque1.5%
Polish1%
Russian0.4%
Dutch0.3%
West Indian0.3%
Swedish0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
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Canton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lewis County
Standard Zip Codes63435
Phone Area Codes573
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.12
Approximate Longitude-91.52

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)

StationCANTON L AND D 20
Distance6 miles
Jan Temp15 to 33 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip38.4 inches
StationSTEFFENVILLE
Distance17.5 miles
Jan Temp16 to 35 F
Apr Temp41 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 68 F
Annual Precip36.1 inches
StationQUINCY BALDWIN AP
Distance25.6 miles
Jan Temp17 to 33 F
Apr Temp43 to 63 F
Jul Temp67 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 66 F
Annual Precip38.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alexandria122$0
Ewing338$56,875
La Belle668$41,442
La Grange919$51,000
Lewistown518$57,750
Wayland561$50,694

Canton Public Libraries

Canton Public Library
403 LEWIS ST
Canton, Missouri
(573) 288-5279

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Canton Public Schools

Canton Elem.
200 S Fourth St
ZIP: 63435
(573) 288-5216
Primary
Total Enrollment 330
Canton High
200 S Fourth St
ZIP: 63435
(573) 288-5216
High
Total Enrollment 221

Canton Private Schools

Cedar Falls School
19481 State Highway B
ZIP: 63435
Secondary
Total Enrollment 9
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