Demographics

People

Total Population3,352
Male Share of the Population50.7%
Female Share of the Population49.3%
Senior Citizens16.2%
Employed Population 16+1,735
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married49.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.1%
Median Earnings25+$36,333
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,225

Wealth

Median Family Income$70,815
% Above Poverty Level91.1%
% Below Poverty Level8.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.5%
Median Gross Rent$653
Median House Value$123,400

Ancestry

German39.4%
Norwegian26.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.1%
Irish13%
Dutch7%
English3.8%
Swedish2.7%
Danishn1.3%
Polish1%
Czech1%
French Except Basque0.8%
African0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Italian0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Scottish0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Russian0.2%
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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
Beresford2,212$73,824
Harrisburg5,429$82,638
Hudson294$63,438
Lennox2,190$61,382
Tea4,866$85,000
Worthing1,114$70,962

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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