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Demographics

People

Total Population3,306
Male Share of the Population50.8%
Female Share of the Population49.2%
Senior Citizens15.8%
Employed Population 16+1,740
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married49.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21%
Median Earnings25+$32,426
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,054

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,125
% Above Poverty Level89.7%
% Below Poverty Level10.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28.3%
Median Gross Rent$658
Median House Value$119,600

Ancestry

German33.2%
Norwegian26.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.1%
Irish11.5%
Dutch7.8%
English3.7%
Swedish3%
Danishn1.8%
African1.6%
Hungarian0.9%
Czech0.9%
French Except Basque0.8%
Polish0.6%
Russian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Scottish0.2%
Canadian0.2%
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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
Beresford2,324$71,705
Harrisburg5,129$79,534
Hudson297$64,583
Lennox2,095$66,923
Tea4,628$80,321
Worthing1,066$67,596

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
Lawrence Elementary - 02
724 N Sanborn
ZIP: 57013
(605) 764-2579
Primary
Total Enrollment 430
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
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