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Canton, MI (Michigan) Houses and Residents

Canton,MI index of house prices

Total population: 73,490 (All urban)

Houses: 28,019 (24,219 occupied: 17,375 owner occupied, 5,987 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

26%
State:

30%

Housing density: 778 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $71,815.

Median contract rent in 2016: $617 (lower quartile is $484, upper quartile is $743)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $941


Median gross rent in Canton, MI in 2016: $666

Housing units in Canton with a mortgage: 16,623 (1,234 second mortgage, 2,898 home equity loan, 46 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,135


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Canton, Michigan Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $204,470 (it was $186,800 in 2000)
Canton:

$204,470
Michigan:

$147,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $129,272 - $322,301

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,796,735
  • In family households: 1,498,789 (258,506 male householders, 192,145 female householders)
    262,559 spouses, 587,748 children (552,691 natural, 12,983 adopted, 22,074 stepchildren), 59,857 grandchildren, 29,796 brothers or sisters, 18,494 parents, 33,994 other relatives, 46,947 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 297,946 (119,035 male householders (98,486 living alone)), 133,063 female householders (117,224 living alone)), 45,848 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 23,849 (12,226 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

286,927 married couples with children.
201,029 single-parent households (28,311 men, 172,718 women).

86.5% of residents of Canton speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
6.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
3.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (65% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other language at home (72% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 9,202 (14.2%)
(56.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.6
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Canton, Michigan:

  • 54no bedroom
  • 2701 bedroom
  • 3,3392 bedrooms
  • 9,3373 bedrooms
  • 8,4104 bedrooms
  • 3505+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Canton, Michigan:

  • 273no bedroom
  • 2,0181 bedroom
  • 2,5292 bedrooms
  • 7453 bedrooms
  • 1574 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Canton in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 480no vehicle
  • 4,4861 vehicle
  • 11,5422 vehicles
  • 3,7743 vehicles
  • 1,1104 vehicles
  • 3685+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Cars and other vehicles available in Canton in renter-occupied apartments

  • 455no vehicle
  • 2,9281 vehicle
  • 2,0592 vehicles
  • 2263 vehicles
  • 474 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Canton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Canton, Michigan:

  • 151 room
  • 1102 rooms
  • 3793 rooms
  • 1,6544 rooms
  • 2,8305 rooms
  • 4,4316 rooms
  • 4,2877 rooms
  • 4,0258 rooms
  • 4,0299+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Canton, Michigan:

  • 2201 room
  • 7102 rooms
  • 1,2673 rooms
  • 1,6754 rooms
  • 1,1115 rooms
  • 4816 rooms
  • 1217 rooms
  • 808 rooms
  • 579+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Canton, MI household income distribution

  • 651Less than $10,000
  • 590$10,000 to $14,999
  • 758$15,000 to $19,999
  • 803$20,000 to $24,999
  • 784$25,000 to $29,999
  • 815$30,000 to $34,999
  • 867$35,000 to $39,999
  • 812$40,000 to $44,999
  • 758$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,581$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,765$60,000 to $74,999
  • 4,542$75,000 to $99,999
  • 4,164$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2,650$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,713$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,329$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2,1461995 to March 2000
  • 1,6911990 to 1994
  • 1,1441985 to 1989
  • 6361980 to 1984
  • 5921975 to 1979
  • 6441970 to 1974
  • 4111965 to 1969
  • 863Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Canton population
Canton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 643
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2,891
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,448
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5,128
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 6,032
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 3,588
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 7,144
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 2,005
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 2,090
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 3,269
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1,340
  • 90 or more minutes: 479
Canton, MI Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 71.3%
Number of people working at home: 1,153 (3.3% of all workers)

Canton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 35,828 (90%)
  • Carpooled: 2,782 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 92 (0%)
  • Railroad: 5 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 7 (0%)
  • Taxi: 13 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 9 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 28 (0%)
  • Walked: 207 (1%)
  • Other means: 86 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 873 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 12,463
 German: 10,396
 Unclassified or not reported: 10,114
 Polish: 7,613
 Irish: 6,490
 English: 4,899
 Italian: 4,652
 United States or American: 2,759
 French (except Basque): 2,097
 Scottish: 1,671
 French Canadian: 1,003
 Scotch-Irish: 983
 Hungarian: 793
 Dutch: 793
 Swedish: 639
 Norwegian: 627
 Finnish: 553
 European: 513
 Canadian: 509
 Ukrainian: 506
 Lebanese: 475
 Maltese: 449
 Greek: 423
 Russian: 339
 British: 319
 Arab/Arabic: 279
 Armenian: 265
 Welsh: 264
 Romanian: 252
 Danish: 245
 Austrian: 222
 Macedonian: 202
 Lithuanian: 190
 Czech: 180
 Belgian: 171
 Palestinian: 170
 Slovak: 133
 Czechoslovakian: 127
 Albanian: 121
 Yugoslavian: 120
 Other Arab: 118
 Syrian: 109
 Swiss: 106
 Croatian: 88
 African: 78
 Northern European: 70
 Slavic: 63
 Serbian: 55
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 55
 Iranian: 48
 Portuguese: 46
 Jamaican: 44
 Slovene: 41
 Latvian: 37
 Ethiopian: 37
 Nigerian: 31
 Iraqi: 29
 Ghanian: 27
 Pennsylvania German: 26
 Cypriot: 26
 Turkish: 24
 Scandinavian: 23
 Egyptian: 20
 Kenyan: 12
 Moroccan: 11
 Bulgarian: 10
 Haitian: 9
 Israeli: 7
 Celtic: 7
 Brazilian: 7
 Jordanian: 7
 German Russian: 6
 Bahamian: 5
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 5
 Bermudan: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 29%India
  • 9%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 9%Canada
  • 6%Philippines
  • 5%United Kingdom
  • 4%Pakistan
  • 3%Mexico

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 52,104
  • Other state: 15,614
  • Northeast: 3,424
  • Midwest: 6,464
  • South: 4,354
  • West: 1,372

50% of Canton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Michigan.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 143
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 47
  • 5th and 6th grade: 79
  • 7th and 8th grade: 170
  • 9th grade: 219
  • 10th grade: 382
  • 11th grade: 258
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 370
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,906
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,655
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,080
  • Associate degree: 1,657
  • Bachelor's degree: 6,313
  • Master's degree: 3,401
  • Professional school degree: 456
  • Doctorate degree: 383

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 169
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 35
  • 5th and 6th grade: 118
  • 7th and 8th grade: 181
  • 9th grade: 208
  • 10th grade: 479
  • 11th grade: 502
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 497
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,926
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,146
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,915
  • Associate degree: 1,987
  • Bachelor's degree: 5,544
  • Master's degree: 2,422
  • Professional school degree: 277
  • Doctorate degree: 147

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Canton marital status for males
Canton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,966
  • One, attached: 2,456
  • Two: 140
  • 3 or 4: 714
  • 5 to 9: 2,614
  • 10 to 19: 1,256
  • 20 to 49: 402
  • 50 or more: 519
  • Mobile homes: 2,353
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Median worth of mobile homes: $8,911

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.2%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Canton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Canton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (97.0%)
  • Electricity (2.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (82.5%)
  • Electricity (15.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,393
Here:

14.2%
Michigan:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 518
Here:

11.3%
Michigan:

8.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 671
Here:

16.9%
Michigan:

16.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)