Demographics

People

Total Population3,392
Male Share of the Population49.2%
Female Share of the Population50.8%
Senior Citizens17.5%
Employed Population 16+1,715
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married47.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.1%
Median Earnings25+$36,096
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,848
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,150

Wealth

Median Family Income$72,645
% Above Poverty Level90.2%
% Below Poverty Level9.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.5%
Median Gross Rent$639
Median House Value$127,800

Ancestry

German38.9%
Norwegian25.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.4%
Irish11.1%
Dutch7.2%
English4.6%
Swedish2.6%
Danishn1.2%
Polish1.1%
Czech1%
French Except Basque1%
African0.6%
Italian0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Swiss0.3%
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Canton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lincoln County
Standard Zip Codes57013
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.3
Approximate Longitude-96.58

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 4 WNW
Distance3.1 miles
Jan Temp5 to 26 F
Apr Temp35 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 85 F
Oct Temp37 to 63 F
Annual Precip23.5 inches
StationSIOUX FALLS AP
Distance21.1 miles
Jan Temp3 to 25 F
Apr Temp33 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 86 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip24.6 inches
StationROCK RAPIDS
Distance23.3 miles
Jan Temp3 to 24 F
Apr Temp34 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 85 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip27.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Beresford2,235$75,625
Harrisburg5,760$80,529
Hudson349$67,500
Lennox2,437$58,125
Tea5,098$84,632
Worthing1,025$76,250

Canton Public Libraries

Canton Public Library
225 N BROADWAY
Canton, South Dakota
(605) 987-5831

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Canton Hospitals

Keystone Treatment Center
(Non-profit)
1010 East 2nd Street
(605) 987-2751
Canton-inwood Memorial Hospital
(Non-profit)
440 North Hiawatha Drive
(605) 987-2621

Canton Public Schools

Canton High School - 01
800 N Main
ZIP: 57013
(605) 764-2706
High
Total Enrollment 266
Canton Middle School - 04
800 N Main
ZIP: 57013
(605) 764-2706
Middle
Total Enrollment 185
Canton Virtual High School - 06
800 N Main
ZIP: 57013
(605) 764-2706
High
Total Enrollment 10
Lawrence Elementary - 02
724 N Sanborn
ZIP: 57013
(605) 764-2579
Primary
Total Enrollment 430
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