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Population in July 2007: 73,490.
Males: 36,376  (49.5%)
Females: 37,114  (50.5%)

Median resident age:  33.4 years
Michigan median age:  35.5 years

Zip codes: 48187.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $70,202 (it was $72,495 in 2000)
Canton:

$70,202
MI:

$46,859
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,393

Canton CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $149,906 (it was $186,800 in 2000)
Canton:

$149,906
MI:

$115,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $237,144; Detached houses: $270,362; Townhouses or other attached units: $190,975; In 2-unit structures: $155,562; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $145,089; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $182,866; Mobile homes: $24,531; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $102,964

Median gross rent in 2009: $885.

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  • White alone - 62,829 (77.2%)
  • Asian alone - 11,165 (13.7%)
  • Black alone - 3,934 (4.8%)
  • Hispanic - 2,178 (2.7%)
  • Two or more races - 1,240 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 142 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 176 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 17 (0.02%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Canton: 147.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (16.0%), Polish (11.3%), Irish (9.4%), English (7.0%), Italian (5.3%), French (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 36.0 square miles.

Population density: 2,042 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Canton:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Canton CDP:

  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

12,959 residents are foreign born (6.7% Asia, 2.4% Europe).

This place:  16.1%
Michigan:  6.1%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Canton, Michigan as of September 30, 2013.
The ratio of number of residents in Canton to the number of sex offenders is 36,745 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Canton CDP:  1.4% ($2,596)
Michigan:  1.3% ($1,461)

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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (19.7 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (218.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Plymouth Township, MI (2.0 miles ), Plymouth, MI (2.0 miles ), Westland, MI (2.3 miles ), Wayne, MI (2.3 miles ), Garden City, MI (2.7 miles ), Belleville, MI (2.7 miles ), Romulus, MI (2.8 miles ), Livonia, MI (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 42.31 N, Longitude: 83.48 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -19,199 (-25.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 5,559 (13.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 734

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Canton, Michigan - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.8%
Michigan:

9.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation equipment (27%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Metal and metal products (3%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Transportation equipment (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Engineers (12%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (3%)

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Average climate in Canton, Michigan

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Tornado activity:

Canton-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 128% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Canton place center injured 22 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 14.6 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Canton-area historical earthquake activity is above Michigan state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 66.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wayne County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Alex Foster - Ice hockey player, David Hoskins - College basketball player (Kansas State Wildcats).


Hospitals/medical centers in Canton:

  • FMS - SHELDON CORNERS (Dialysis Facility, 6064 N SHELDON RD)
  • ADVANCE HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, 5880 NORTH CANTON ROAD, SUITE 462)
  • BLOSSOM HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY, INC (Home Health Center, 5820 N LILLEY ROAD, SUITE 4)
  • CARING CONNECTION HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, 5820 N LILLEY RD, SUITE 4)
  • DELTA HOME HEALTH CARE, L L C (Home Health Center, 5918 LILLEY ROAD, SUITE 4)
  • ELITE HOMECARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, 5880 N CANTON CENTER RD)
  • ESSENTIAL HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY (Home Health Center, 44968 FORD RD, SUITE A)
  • FRIMAN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 42000 KOPPERNICK ROAD, SUITE A-7)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF WAYNE (Home Health Center, 43050 FORD ROAD, SUITE 110)
  • KAIZEN HOME CARE, INC (Home Health Center, 6900 N HAGGERTY ROAD, SUITE 110)
  • LIFE TOUCH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, 5900 NORTH LILLEY ROAD, SUITE 104)
  • PRIMARY HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, 5820 N CANTON CENTER RD, SUITE 110)
  • PROMPT CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, 5880 CANTON CENTER ROAD, SUITE 415)
  • RITE CHOICE HOME HEALTH CARE, L L C (Home Health Center, 2200 CANTON CENTER ROAD)
  • UNITED HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 2200 CANTON CENTER RD)
  • CANTON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 43825 MICHIGAN AVE)
  • HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER-CANTON (Nursing Home, 7025 LILLEY ROAD)
  • REGENCY AT CANTON (Nursing Home, 45900 GEDDES ROAD)
  • WHISPERING WILLOW MANOR (Nursing Home, 49650 WEST WARREN RD)

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Airports and heliports located in Canton:


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Amtrak stations near Canton:

  • 12 miles: GREENFIELD VILLAGE (DEARBORN, 20900 OAKWOOD BLVD.)
  • 14 miles: ANN ARBOR (325 DEPOT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.
  • 15 miles: DEARBORN (16121 MICHIGAN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

College/University in Canton:

  • ITT Technical Institute-Canton (Full-time enrollment: 1,071; Location: 1905 S. Haggerty Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Canton:

  • Schoolcraft College (about 8 miles; Livonia, MI; Full-time enrollment: 5,642)
  • Eastern Michigan University (about 9 miles; Ypsilanti, MI; FT enrollment: 13,968)
  • Washtenaw Community College (about 11 miles; Ann Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 13 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 7,001)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 13 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 4,975)
  • University of Michigan-Ann Arbor (about 14 miles; Ann Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 38,873)
  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 19 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,917)

Public high schools in Canton:

Private high schools in Canton:

  • PLYMOUTH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 624; Location: 43065 JOY RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • AGAPE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 171; Location: 45081 GEDDES RD; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Canton:

Private elementary/middle schools in Canton:

  • ALL SAINTS SCHOOL (Students: 593; Location: 48735 WARREN RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CRESCENT ACADEMY INTERNATIONAL (Students: 359; Location: 40440 PALMER RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • REAL LIFE NURSERY SCHOOL (Students: 224; Location: 48670 GEDDES RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • SCHOOLHOUSE MONTESSORI ACADEMY OF CANTON (Students: 181; Location: 6215 N CANTON CENTER RD; Grades: PK - 3)
  • PLYMOUTH-CANTON MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 150; Location: 45245 JOY RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • ROSEY'S ROMPER ROOM (Students: 80; Location: 8116 N CANTON CENTER RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • ST MICHAEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 53; Location: 7000 N SHELDON RD; Grades: PK - 5)
  • TUTOR TIME CHILDCARE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 26; Location: 951 N CANTON CENTER RD; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Canton, map of school districts: WAYNE-WESTLAND COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT, PLYMOUTH-CANTON COMMUNITY SCHOOLS

Library in Canton:

  • CANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $6,373,834; Location: 1200 SOUTH CANTON CENTER ROAD; 237,528 books; 13,597 e-books; 25,666 audio materials; 26,514 video materials; 23 local licensed databases; 16 other licensed databases; 920 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Canton: Fellows Creek Golf Course (A), Westland Rest Area (B), Pheasant Run Golf Club (C), Saint Joseph Mercy Health Building - Canton (D), Henry Ford Medical Center - Canton (E), Canton Township Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (F), Canton Medical Office Building (G), Canton Township Hall (H), Oakwood Healthcare Center - Canton (I), Plymouth-Canton Health Center (J), Canton Township Fire Department Station 3 (K), Canton Township Fire Department Station 2 (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: New Towne Plaza Shopping Center (1), Coventry Commons Shopping Center (2), Cherry Hill Court Shopping Center (3), Centre Village of Canton Shopping Center (4), Canton Corners Shopping Center (5), Harvard Square Shopping Center (6), Gardner White Furniture Shopping Center (7), Farmer Jack Commercial Center Shopping Center (8), Sears Plaza Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Canton include: Saint Michael Church (A), Calvary Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Kinyon Cemetery (1), Downer Cemetery (2), Sheldon Cemetery (3), Cherry Hill Cemetery (4), Knollwood Memorial Park Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Goodell Drain (A), Yost Drain (B), Truesdell Drain (C), Travis Drain (D), Green Drain (E), Fellows Creek (F), Harrison Drain (G), Bingell Drain (H), Parks Drain (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Canton include: Canton Center School Historical Marker (1), Cherry Hill School Historical Marker (2), Cherry Hill United Methodist Church Historical Marker (3), Sheldon's Corners Historical Marker (4), Heritage Park (5), Victory Park (6), Oak Vale Park (7), Wagon Wheel Park (8), Kings Way Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Holiday Inn Exp Suites Canton (3950 South Lotz Road) (1), Goff's Limousine Inc. (Arcades & Amusements; 47770 Geddes Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Days Inn (40500 Michigan Avenue) (1), Baymont Inns & Suites (41211 Ford Road) (2), Baymont Inn & Suites - Detroit/Canton (41211 Ford Rd) (3), Detroit/Canton Super 8 Motel (3933 S Lotz Rd) (4), Baymont Inc (41211 Ford Road) (5), Extended Stay America (2000 North Haggerty Road) (6), Fairfield Inn by Marriott (5700 North Haggerty Road) (7), Fellows Creek Lodge (40064 Michigan Avenue) (8). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Wayne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 39.3. This is worse than average.
City:

39.3
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is worse than average. There were 24 monitors within city limits.
City:

12.0
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.362. This is about average. There were 24 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.362
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.90. This is better than average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
City:

1.90
U.S.:

2.43
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.2. This is significantly better than average. There were 61 monitors within city limits.
City:

14.2
U.S.:

22.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Canton that have no violations reported:

  • CANTON TOWNSHIP (Population served: 86000, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_surface_water)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 5.5%

Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Michigan:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.8%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.2%
Whole state:  5.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Canton, MI

People in group quarters in Canton in 2000:

  • 52 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 16 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 3 people in homes for the physically handicapped

Canton compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Canton (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Michigan & Canton Center Banking Cen, Canton Meijer Banking Center Branch, Ford Road-Canton Center Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • The Huntington National Bank: Ford And Sheldon Banking Office Bran, Michigan & Beck Branch, Canton Township Branch. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • Bank of America, National Association: Canton Township Branch at 44101 Ford Road, branch established on 1890/01/01; Michigan/Canton Branch at 45850 Michigan Ave, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Canton Township at 41401 Ford Road, branch established on 1934/05/01; Canton Center Branch at 285 North Canton Center, branch established on 2003/08/20. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Fifth Third Bank: Canton Ford Road at 43710 Ford Road, branch established on 2006/12/04; Canton Branch at 43443 Joy Road, Coventry Common Shop, branch established on 1994/03/21. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • TCF National Bank: Canton Ii Branch at 46140 Michigan Avenue, branch established on 2004/10/04; Canton Branch at 45375 Ford Road, branch established on 2002/09/01. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Michigan Avenue Branch at 44520 Michigan Avenue, branch established on 1964/10/05; Ford Road Branch at 41652 Ford Road, branch established on 1972/05/23. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Comerica Bank: Michigan/Canton Branch at 45420 Michigan Avenue, branch established on 2002/10/21; Canton at 1905 Canton Center, branch established on 1997/12/08. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • Flagstar Bank, FSB: Canton Branch at 42200 Ford Road, branch established on 2000/01/24; Michigan Avenue Canton Branch at 45505 Michigan Ave, branch established on 2006/12/27. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $13,623.5 mil, Deposits: $7,802.8 mil, headquarters in Troy, MI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Canton, Michigan:

  • Fairfield Inn By Marriott Det West Canton, 5700 Haggerty Rd, Canton, MI 48187 , Phone: (734) 981-2440, Fax: (734) 981-2440
  • Canton Super 8 Motel, 3933 Lotz Rd, Canton, MI 48188 , Phone: (313) 722-8880, Fax: (313) 722-8880
  • Baymont Inn & Suites-detroit W, 41211 FRD Rd, Canton, MI 48187 , Phone: (734) 981-1808
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 3950 S Lotz Rd, Canton, MI 48188 , Phone: (734) 721-5500, Fax: (734) 721-1300
  • Comfort Suites, 5730 N Haggerty Rd, Canton, MI 48187 , Phone: (734) 981-1010, Fax: (734) 981-5504
  • Hampton Inn & Suites-Detroit/Canton, 1950 Haggerty Rd N, Canton, MI 48187 , Phone: (734) 844-1111, Fax: (734) 844-1110
  • Days Inn - Canton, 40500 Michigan Ave, Canton, MI 48188 , Phone: (734) 721-5200
  • Extended Stay America, 2000 Haggerty Rd, Canton, MI 48187 , Phone: (734) 844-6725, Fax: (734) 844-6726
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Canton, Michigan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2009

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2009


Canton travel time to work - commute


Canton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (94%)
  • Electricity (5%)

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Religion statistics for Canton CDP (based on Wayne County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.71%
Here37.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchMuslim EstimateLutheran ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Methodist Church
Adherents58.0%6.0%3.9%3.4%2.7%
Congregations19.1%2.9%6.0%3.5%6.4%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of God Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents2.6%2.6%2.1%1.5%17.3%
Congregations4.5%5.1%4.6%1.5%46.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 556
This county:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 18
Wayne County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 294
Wayne County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 523
This county:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,019
Wayne County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

33.2%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Wayne County:

12.9%
State:

13.4%

3.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,925 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.29%
Michigan average:

5.24%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($748 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.08%
Michigan average:

0.10%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Oakland County, MI  0.96% ($44,508 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  0.42% ($34,962)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.31% ($39,054)


4.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,717 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.98%
Michigan average:

5.98%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($477 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.05%
Michigan average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Oakland County, MI  1.30% ($44,191 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.74% ($35,752)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.35% ($47,526)

Strongest AM radio stations in Canton:

  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSDS (1480 AM; 4 kW; SALEM TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: KOCH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCAR (1090 AM; 1 kW; LIVONIA, MI; Owner: WCAR-AM, NC.)
  • WAAM (1600 AM; 5 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: WHITEHALL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMKM (1440 AM; 1 kW; INKSTER, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Canton:

  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WSDP (88.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, MI; Owner: PLYMOUTH-CANTON COMMUNITY SCHOOLS)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WEMU (89.1 FM; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUOM (91.7 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICH.)
  • WWWW (102.9 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKL (107.1 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Canton:

  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W48BZ (Channel 48; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Canton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Canton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Canton, MI)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 188 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Canton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Canton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 54 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 19 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED401$151,364477$155,3121,801$187,34047$33,14943$114,16321$40,571
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED36$159,88941$155,902210$190,54313$37,0006$98,5006$30,833
APPLICATIONS DENIED81$147,259101$161,861586$204,83451$39,51029$125,41420$26,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN42$147,47626$163,885325$192,2319$72,2229$109,4441$64,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$149,85712$158,41791$204,7581$25,0003$44,3330$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 19 tracts in Canton, MI

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 17 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED87$196,57559$205,610
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED22$222,50039$241,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED20$187,35024$238,958
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$178,00011$194,909
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$245,5003$320,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 3


Most common first names in Canton, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary21479.0 years
John14774.5 years
Robert13871.2 years
James12971.4 years
William12574.3 years
Helen11480.2 years
Joseph9975.2 years
Dorothy8577.0 years
George8474.9 years
Edward7372.8 years
Most common last names in Canton, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7674.4 years
Miller3574.9 years
Johnson3173.1 years
Davis3068.9 years
Martin2378.3 years
Jones2273.5 years
Moore2171.9 years
Brown2075.5 years
Wilson2081.6 years
Taylor1772.4 years
Businesses in Canton, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Little Caesars Pizza3
AT&T1Lowe's1
Applebee's1Marriott1
Arby's1Marshalls1
Baskin-Robbins1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's2
Buffalo Wild Wings1Meijer1
Burger King2Nike2
Buybuy BABY1Office Depot1
CVS2OfficeMax1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Outback1
Church's Chicken1Outback Steakhouse1
Cinnabon 1Panera Bread1
Cold Stone Creamery2Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Suites1Penske1
Curves1PetSmart2
DHL1Pier 1 Imports1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Days Inn1Quiznos1
Discount Tire1RadioShack2
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid3
DressBarn1Ruby Tuesday1
Extended Stay America1Sam's Club1
Famous Footwear1Sephora1
FedEx6Sprint Nextel1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Starbucks3
GNC4Super 81
GameStop2T-Mobile5
Goodwill5T.G.I. Driday's1
H&R Block4Taco Bell2
Hobby Lobby1Target2
Holiday Inn1The Room Place1
Home Depot2Tim Hortons1
IKEA1U-Haul2
JCPenney1UPS11
Jimmy John's2Vans1
Jones New York1Verizon Wireless1
KFC2Walgreens1
Kohl's2Walmart2
Kroger2Wendy's4
La Quinta1White Castle1
Lane Bryant1
Browse common businesses in Canton, MI


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  • #12 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #31 (48187) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Maltese first ancestries"
  • #89 (48187) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Macedonian first ancestries"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
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Total of 2913 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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