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Total population: 6,118 (Urban population: 5,931 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 187 (all nonfarm))

Canton,NY index of house prices


Houses: 1,637 (1,500 occupied: 752 owner occupied, 748 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

50%
State:

51%

Housing density: 506 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $480,807.


Median contract rent in 2009: $488 (lower quartile is $405, upper quartile is $638)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $417


Median gross rent in Canton, NY in 2009: $541


Housing units in Canton with a mortgage: 397 (25 second mortgage, 68 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 254


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $94,815


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $50,156


Median monthly housing costs: $697





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Canton, New York Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $138,329 (it was $77,000 in 2000)
Canton:

$138,329
New York:

$306,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $83,683 - $175,157

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $267,429
Here:

$267,429
State:

$343,827

In 2-unit structures: $426,006
Here:

$426,006
State:

$460,134

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,138
  • In family households: 2,227 (615 male householders, 181 female householders)
    658 spouses, 713 children (660 natural, 13 adopted, 40 stepchildren), 17 grandchildren, 11 brothers or sisters, 11 parents, 0 other relatives, 21 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 911 (305 male householders (207 living alone)), 400 female householders (353 living alone)), 206 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,660 (138 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 372 2-persons, 250 3-persons, 131 4-persons, 38 5-persons, 5 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 560 1-person, 116 2-persons, 20 3-persons, 3 4-persons, 6 5-persons.

476 married couples with children.
207 single-parent households (36 men, 171 women).

94.6% of residents of Canton speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (32% speak English very well, 68% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 296 (5.1%)
(48.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.6
State:

3.6

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Canton, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 39
  • 5 rooms: 75
  • 6 rooms: 112
  • 7 rooms: 199
  • 8 rooms: 182
  • 9 or more rooms: 145
  • 1 room: 32
  • 2 rooms: 116
  • 3 rooms: 208
  • 4 rooms: 191
  • 5 rooms: 127
  • 6 rooms: 49
  • 7 rooms: 13
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 12
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Canton, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 14
  • 2 bedrooms: 66
  • 3 bedrooms: 338
  • 4 bedrooms: 268
  • 5+ bedrooms: 66
  • no bedroom: 45
  • 1 bedroom: 328
  • 2 bedrooms: 283
  • 3 bedrooms: 65
  • 4 bedrooms: 19
  • 5+ bedrooms: 8
Cars and other vehicles available in Canton, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 22
  • 1 vehicle: 208
  • 2 vehicles: 452
  • 3 vehicles: 55
  • 4 vehicles: 15
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 244
  • 1 vehicle: 423
  • 2 vehicles: 57
  • 3 vehicles: 13
  • 4 vehicles: 11
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 18
  • 1990 to 1999: 44
  • 1980 to 1989: 37
  • 1970 to 1979: 281
  • 1960 to 1969: 141
  • 1950 to 1959: 58
  • 1940 to 1949: 33
  • 1939 or earlier: 559

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Canton, NY house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Canton, NY:

  • Less than $10,000: 8
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 4
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 4
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 1
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 0
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 3
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 4
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 1
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 0
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 4
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 7
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 15
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 19
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 84
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 185
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 106
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 83
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 126
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 47
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 75
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 6
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 0
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Canton rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Canton:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 6
  • $150 to $199: 23
  • $200 to $249: 21
  • $250 to $299: 29
  • $300 to $349: 18
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 11
  • $450 to $499: 37
  • $500 to $549: 115
  • $550 to $599: 24
  • $600 to $649: 54
  • $650 to $699: 27
  • $700 to $749: 5
  • $750 to $799: 30
  • $800 to $899: 24
  • $900 to $999: 16
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 10
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 20
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 9
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 20
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 118
  • 1990 to 1994: 35
  • 1985 to 1989: 52
  • 1980 to 1984: 21
  • 1975 to 1979: 9
  • 1970 to 1974: 5
  • 1970 to 1974: 21
  • 1965 to 1969: 35


Canton, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 91.1%
Number of people working at home: 72 (3.0% of all workers)


Canton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 366
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 817
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 338
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 138
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 234
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 79
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 96
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 24
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 30
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 67
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 72
  • 90 or more minutes: 38
 


Canton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,209 (51%)
  • Carpooled: 373 (16%)
  • Motorcycle: 4 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 18 (1%)
  • Walked: 695 (29%)
  • Worked at home: 72 (3%)
 


Canton, NY household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 187
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 148
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 105
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 102
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 77
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 59
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 106
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 73
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 96
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 106
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 141
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 179
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 77
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 11
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 14
  • $200,000 or more: 20
 

First ancestries reported:

 Irish: 868
 English: 656
 German: 486
 Other groups: 378
 Italian: 363
 French (except Basque): 306
 United States or American: 296
 Scottish: 155
 French Canadian: 126
 Polish: 106
 Swedish: 76
 Scotch-Irish: 71
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 67
 Dutch: 62
 Canadian: 61
 Norwegian: 44
 British: 41
 Russian: 37
 Jamaican: 30
 Greek: 27
 Welsh: 26
 European: 22
 Ukrainian: 20
 Danish: 20
 Austrian: 20
 Lithuanian: 18
 Subsaharan African:: 17
 Eastern European: 15
 British West Indian: 12
 Arab:: 11
 Australian: 11
 Haitian: 10
 Bulgarian: 9
 African: 9
 South African: 8
 Hungarian: 8
 U.S. Virgin Islander: 8
 Syrian: 7
 Finnish: 7
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 7
 Armenian: 6
 Slavic: 6
 Slovak: 4
 Other Arab: 4


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



  • Canada (26%)
  • Guyana (13%)
  • United Kingdom (12%)
  • Jamaica (7%)
  • Japan (7%)
  • Russia (5%)
  • Philippines (4%)


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

  • This state: 3995
  • Northeast: 877
  • Midwest: 206
  • South: 224
  • West: 160

43% of Canton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 51% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 7
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 6
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 25
  • 9th grade: 20
  • 10th grade: 20
  • 11th grade: 18
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 21
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 189
  • Less than 1 year of college: 44
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 78
  • Associate degree: 130
  • Bachelor's degree: 232
  • Master's degree: 188
  • Professional school degree: 57
  • Doctorate degree: 95

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 20
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 26
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 39
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 248
  • Less than 1 year of college: 89
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 121
  • Associate degree: 194
  • Bachelor's degree: 203
  • Master's degree: 219
  • Professional school degree: 10
  • Doctorate degree: 50

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 22.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 13.7%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 27.9%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 52.0%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 63.3%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 30.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $48,607
  • Black householders: $51,269
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $60,343
  • Asian householders: $11,401
  • Two or more races householders: $45,838
Canton household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Canton household income for Black householders

Canton marital status for males
Canton marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $134,736
  • Black or African American householders: $58,385
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $116,771

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 838
  • One, attached: 24
  • Two: 131
  • 3 or 4: 157
  • 5 to 9: 123
  • 10 to 19: 133
  • 20 to 49: 27
  • 50 or more: 204

Median worth of mobile homes: $24,000


Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Canton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Canton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (89.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7.3%)
  • Wood (2.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.3%)
  • Utility gas (61.2%)
  • Electricity (22.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9.2%)
  • Other fuel (4.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.2%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 20
Here:

8.5%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,742
Here:

63.5%
New York:

38.2%

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 (Noninst.)


 

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