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Canton, OH (Ohio) Houses and Residents

Canton,OH index of house prices

Total population: 72,297 (All urban)

Houses: 35,477 (32,530 occupied: 13,817 owner occupied, 16,005 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

54%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,727 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $132,364.

Median contract rent in 2015: $352 (lower quartile is $242, upper quartile is $435)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $550


Median gross rent in Canton, OH in 2015: $420

Housing units in Canton with a mortgage: 11,987 (1,401 second mortgage, 1,450 home equity loan, 45 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,432

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $49,711

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,771

Median monthly housing costs: $582


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Canton, Ohio Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $62,700 (it was $66,400 in 2000)
Canton:

$62,700
Ohio:

$136,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $42,500 - $103,300
Median year house/condo built: 1942

Median year apartment built: 1957

Household type by relationship:

Households: 78,085
  • In family households: 63,086 (12,615 male householders, 7,280 female householders)
    12,646 spouses, 24,213 children (22,040 natural, 683 adopted, 1,490 stepchildren), 1,967 grandchildren, 665 brothers or sisters, 426 parents, 1,021 other relatives, 2,253 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 14,999 (5,254 male householders (4,257 living alone)), 7,415 female householders (6,504 living alone)), 2,330 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,033 (1,634 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 8,260 2-persons, 4,886 3-persons, 3,728 4-persons, 1,868 5-persons, 705 6-persons, 448 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 10,761 1-person, 1,615 2-persons, 181 3-persons, 70 4-persons, 32 5-persons, 4 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

9,745 married couples with children.
8,729 single-parent households (1,332 men, 7,397 women).

95.3% of residents of Canton speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
2.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (43% speak English very well, 39% speak English well, 18% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (58% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 1,352 (1.7%)
(58.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.5
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 28no bedroom
  • 4361 bedroom
  • 4,1322 bedrooms
  • 11,3693 bedrooms
  • 2,8634 bedrooms
  • 5475+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Canton, Ohio:

  • 427no bedroom
  • 4,1721 bedroom
  • 4,6772 bedrooms
  • 3,0983 bedrooms
  • 6814 bedrooms
  • 1005+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 1,328no vehicle
  • 6,6271 vehicle
  • 8,0482 vehicles
  • 2,5833 vehicles
  • 5894 vehicles
  • 2005+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

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

  • 3,696no vehicle
  • 6,2671 vehicle
  • 2,4912 vehicles
  • 5343 vehicles
  • 1384 vehicles
  • 295+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Canton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Canton, Ohio:

  • 191 room
  • 362 rooms
  • 2393 rooms
  • 1,1454 rooms
  • 4,0325 rooms
  • 6,6686 rooms
  • 3,4887 rooms
  • 2,0548 rooms
  • 1,6949+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Canton, Ohio:

  • 2831 room
  • 8112 rooms
  • 2,7113 rooms
  • 2,7084 rooms
  • 3,0725 rooms
  • 2,0656 rooms
  • 9697 rooms
  • 3218 rooms
  • 2159+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Canton, OH household income distribution

  • Canton, OH household income distribution
  • 5,279Less than $10,000
  • 3,170$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2,820$15,000 to $19,999
  • 3,034$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2,559$25,000 to $29,999
  • 2,465$30,000 to $34,999
  • 2,167$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,900$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,637$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,394$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,231$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,579$75,000 to $99,999
  • 656$100,000 to $124,999
  • 249$125,000 to $149,999
  • 214$150,000 to $199,999
  • 210$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Canton, OH

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Canton, OH
  • 345Less than $10,000
  • 179$10,000 to $14,999
  • 270$15,000 to $19,999
  • 999$20,000 to $24,999
  • 413$25,000 to $29,999
  • 347$30,000 to $34,999
  • 456$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,782$40,000 to $49,999
  • 1,805$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,149$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1,038$70,000 to $79,999
  • 886$80,000 to $89,999
  • 478$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,654$100,000 to $124,999
  • 476$125,000 to $149,999
  • 753$150,000 to $174,999
  • 329$175,000 to $199,999
  • 200$200,000 to $249,999
  • 69$250,000 to $299,999
  • 153$300,000 to $399,999
  • 36$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Canton, OH

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Canton, OH
  • 1,300Less than $100
  • 159$100 to $149
  • 428$150 to $199
  • 1,113$200 to $249
  • 327$250 to $299
  • 726$300 to $349
  • 1,240$350 to $399
  • 2,100$400 to $449
  • 1,901$450 to $499
  • 1,276$500 to $549
  • 1,783$550 to $599
  • 1,230$600 to $649
  • 739$650 to $699
  • 470$700 to $749
  • 238$750 to $799
  • 266$800 to $899
  • 285$900 to $999
  • 85$1,000 to $1,249
  • 44$3,500 or more
  • 295No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2961995 to March 2000
  • 1601990 to 1994
  • 811985 to 1989
  • 1561980 to 1984
  • 541975 to 1979
  • 1511970 to 1974
  • 681965 to 1969
  • 386Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Canton population
Canton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1,260
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 4,889
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 8,386
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 6,800
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 4,850
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,389
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,301
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 432
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 510
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,068
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 860
  • 90 or more minutes: 436
Canton, OH Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 87.7%
Number of people working at home: 484 (1.4% of all workers)

Canton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 26,950 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 3,959 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 863 (3%)
  • Subway or elevated: 7 (0%)
  • Railroad: 8 (0%)
  • Taxi: 25 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 10 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 82 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,077 (3%)
  • Other means: 200 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 484 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 18,326
 German: 12,433
 Italian: 6,060
 Irish: 5,228
 United States or American: 5,158
 English: 3,418
 French (except Basque): 1,168
 Greek: 958
 Subsaharan African:: 920
 Polish: 898
 African: 856
 Scotch-Irish: 808
 Hungarian: 787
 Scottish: 690
 Dutch: 575
 Welsh: 510
 Slovak: 507
 Arab:: 433
 Swiss: 410
 Romanian: 374
 Russian: 326
 Syrian: 262
 European: 216
 British: 214
 Swedish: 200
 Czech: 182
 Croatian: 180
 Ukrainian: 177
 Pennsylvania German: 177
 Lebanese: 143
 Austrian: 138
 Serbian: 114
 Portuguese: 104
 Norwegian: 99
 Czechoslovakian: 84
 Brazilian: 79
 French Canadian: 78
 Yugoslavian: 73
 Danish: 71
 Slovene: 64
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 59
 Jamaican: 54
 Finnish: 50
 Lithuanian: 43
 Arab/Arabic: 28
 Macedonian: 28
 Belgian: 18
 Slavic: 17
 Canadian: 17
 Other Subsaharan African: 17
 Cape Verdean: 15
 Icelander: 14
 Nigerian: 13
 Scandinavian: 12
 Alsatian: 11
 Bulgarian: 10
 Kenyan: 10
 South African: 9
 Eastern European: 8
 Acadian/Cajun: 8
 Celtic: 7
 Northern European: 7
 Latvian: 6
 German Russian: 5
 Albanian: 5
 West Indian: 5

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

  • 11%Romania
  • 9%Greece
  • 8%Mexico
  • 6%Brazil
  • 5%Philippines
  • 5%Germany
  • 5%United Kingdom

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

  • This state: 65,152
  • Northeast: 3,571
  • Midwest: 1,908
  • South: 7,817
  • West: 1,009

57% of Canton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 80% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 58% lived in Ohio.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 211
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 96
  • 5th and 6th grade: 212
  • 7th and 8th grade: 916
  • 9th grade: 834
  • 10th grade: 1,095
  • 11th grade: 1,346
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,152
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 9,266
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,346
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,969
  • Associate degree: 769
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,027
  • Master's degree: 700
  • Professional school degree: 287
  • Doctorate degree: 106

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 229
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 87
  • 5th and 6th grade: 263
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,127
  • 9th grade: 1,282
  • 10th grade: 1,297
  • 11th grade: 1,520
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,199
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 11,710
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,956
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,290
  • Associate degree: 1,331
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,031
  • Master's degree: 652
  • Professional school degree: 236
  • Doctorate degree: 71

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.3%Males
  • 5.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 15.8%Males
  • 11.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 22.0%Males
  • 14.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 35.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 11.1%Males
  • 23.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 23.8%Males
  • 9.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 11.5%Males
  • 20.8%Females
Canton marital status for males
Canton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 23,812
  • One, attached: 1,006
  • Two: 3,726
  • 3 or 4: 1,926
  • 5 to 9: 1,660
  • 10 to 19: 1,472
  • 20 to 49: 561
  • 50 or more: 1,235
  • Mobile homes: 79

Median worth of mobile homes: $53,513

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Canton:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 96.7%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 74.4%Utility gas
  • 21.5%Electricity
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 924
Here:

9.1%
Ohio:

14.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 404
Here:

9.5%
Ohio:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,388
Here:

43.7%
Ohio:

23.4%

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)