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Canton,OH index of house prices

Total population: 72,297 (All urban)

Houses: 35,072 (29,592 occupied: 14,634 owner occupied, 14,958 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

51%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,707 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $213,535.

Median contract rent in 2016: $352 (lower quartile is $242, upper quartile is $435)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $530


Median gross rent in Canton, OH in 2016: $420

Housing units in Canton with a mortgage: 9,402 (162 second mortgage, 763 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,232

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $50,901

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $35,199

Median monthly housing costs: $670


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Canton, Ohio Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $73,400 (it was $66,400 in 2000)
Canton:

$73,400
Ohio:

$140,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $45,400 - $110,000

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $96,996
Here:

$96,996
State:

$180,767

Townhouses or other attached units: $159,720
Here:

$159,720
State:

$157,588

In 2-unit structures: $272,576
Here:

$272,576
State:

$135,691

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $29,124
Here:

$29,124
State:

$122,936

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $258,616
Here:

$258,616
State:

$140,420

Mobile homes: $25,356
Here:

$25,356
State:

$48,655
Median year house/condo built: 1944

Median year apartment built: 1952

Household type by relationship:

Households: 71,329
  • In family households: 52,966 (6,330 male householders, 9,867 female householders)
    9,024 spouses, 19,384 children (18,410 natural, 368 adopted, 606 stepchildren), 2,821 grandchildren, 747 brothers or sisters, 992 parents, 1,145 other relatives, 2,656 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 15,736 (6,567 male householders (5,727 living alone)), 6,828 female householders (5,683 living alone)), 2,341 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,627

Size of family households: 6,742 2-persons, 3,888 3-persons, 3,320 4-persons, 1,355 5-persons, 477 6-persons, 415 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 11,410 1-person, 1,867 2-persons, 118 4-persons.

6,592 married couples with children.
7,968 single-parent households (1,597 men, 6,371 women).

95.7% of residents of Canton speak English at home.
2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (52% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 16% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 2,101 (2.9%)
(35.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.4
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.8
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 2321 bedroom
  • 3,5612 bedrooms
  • 7,3533 bedrooms
  • 3,0294 bedrooms
  • 4595+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Canton, Ohio:

  • 648no bedroom
  • 4,0501 bedroom
  • 4,4092 bedrooms
  • 5,0023 bedrooms
  • 7064 bedrooms
  • 1435+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 543no vehicle
  • 5,6061 vehicle
  • 5,0322 vehicles
  • 2,9713 vehicles
  • 4094 vehicles
  • 735+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

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

  • 5,065no vehicle
  • 6,5301 vehicle
  • 2,7292 vehicles
  • 3493 vehicles
  • 2854 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Canton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Canton, Ohio:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 1,0794 rooms
  • 2,6975 rooms
  • 4,1416 rooms
  • 3,2327 rooms
  • 1,6638 rooms
  • 1,8229+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Canton, Ohio:

  • 5981 room
  • 7492 rooms
  • 2,8133 rooms
  • 2,5664 rooms
  • 2,3455 rooms
  • 3,5016 rooms
  • 1,2647 rooms
  • 8278 rooms
  • 2959+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Canton population

Year house built

Median 2016 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 ($)

  • Canton, OH household income distribution

  • Canton, OH household income distribution
  • 3,548Less than $10,000
  • 2,702$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2,334$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2,801$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2,541$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,982$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,807$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,569$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,164$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,565$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,921$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,084$75,000 to $99,999
  • 753$100,000 to $124,999
  • 363$125,000 to $149,999
  • 301$150,000 to $199,999
  • 157$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Canton, OH

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Canton, OH
  • 197Less than $10,000
  • 83$10,000 to $14,999
  • 336$15,000 to $19,999
  • 466$20,000 to $24,999
  • 395$25,000 to $29,999
  • 576$30,000 to $34,999
  • 376$35,000 to $39,999
  • 2,273$40,000 to $49,999
  • 1,099$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,090$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1,241$70,000 to $79,999
  • 1,579$80,000 to $89,999
  • 548$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,790$100,000 to $124,999
  • 741$125,000 to $149,999
  • 741$150,000 to $174,999
  • 609$175,000 to $199,999
  • 125$200,000 to $249,999
  • 324$250,000 to $299,999
  • 45$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Canton, OH

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Canton, OH
  • 674Less than $100
  • 149$100 to $149
  • 504$150 to $199
  • 925$200 to $249
  • 324$250 to $299
  • 604$300 to $349
  • 1,113$350 to $399
  • 1,904$400 to $449
  • 1,248$450 to $499
  • 1,513$500 to $549
  • 1,472$550 to $599
  • 1,555$600 to $649
  • 1,222$650 to $699
  • 389$700 to $749
  • 266$750 to $799
  • 310$800 to $899
  • 99$1,000 to $1,249
  • 275$1,500 to $1,999
  • 412No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2802010 or later
  • 5692000 to 2009
  • 3961990 to 1999
  • 2371980 to 1989
  • 2051970 to 1979
  • 454Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Canton population
Canton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 419
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,659
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 5,724
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5,712
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,855
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,977
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,563
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 441
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 360
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 696
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1,095
  • 90 or more minutes: 855
Canton, OH Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 85.6%
Number of people working at home: 958 (3.3% of all workers)

Canton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 40,044 (87%)
  • Carpooled: 3,098 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 693 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 39 (0%)
  • Taxi: 251 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 230 (0%)
  • Walked: 723 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 958 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 4,382
 American: 2,351
 Italian: 2,301
 Irish: 1,629
 African: 925
 English: 895
 Greek: 633
 Polish: 478
 Hungarian: 395
 Scottish: 281
 Scotch-Irish: 249
 European: 239
 Slovak: 173
 Jamaican: 152
 French (except Basque): 141
 Romanian: 139
 Welsh: 123
 Norwegian: 109
 British: 108
 Ukrainian: 100
 Cape Verdean: 92
 Ghanaian: 84
 Pennsylvania German: 77
 Lebanese: 70
 Czech: 69
 Swiss: 65
 Slovene: 63
 Russian: 58
 Croatian: 55
 Swedish: 46
 Syrian: 42
 Scandinavian: 41
 Albanian: 38
 Dutch: 37
 Eastern European: 36
 Portuguese: 26
 Serbian: 24
 Czechoslovakian: 19
 Northern European: 18
 Yugoslavian: 14
 Egyptian: 12
 Finnish: 10
 Belgian: 8
 Kenyan: 7
 Haitian: 1

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

  • 17%Guatemala
  • 14%Honduras
  • 10%Mexico
  • 7%Philippines
  • 5%Ghana
  • 4%Italy
  • 4%Jamaica

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

  • This state: 56,908
  • Other state: 12,288
  • Northeast: 2,954
  • Midwest: 2,122
  • South: 6,295
  • West: 917

81% of Canton residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Ohio.

Canton:

81.5%
State average:

85.0%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 238
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 532
  • 5th and 6th grade: 266
  • 7th and 8th grade: 443
  • 9th grade: 230
  • 10th grade: 495
  • 11th grade: 989
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 391
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 8,959
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,766
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,155
  • Associate degree: 984
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,211
  • Master's degree: 1,040
  • Professional school degree: 288
  • Doctorate degree: 176

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 334
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 207
  • 7th and 8th grade: 494
  • 9th grade: 555
  • 10th grade: 530
  • 11th grade: 1,219
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 510
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 9,126
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,151
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,984
  • Associate degree: 2,106
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,992
  • Master's degree: 942
  • Professional school degree: 291
  • Doctorate degree: 67

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.3%Males
  • 10.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 17.2%Males
  • 21.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 6.5%Males
  • 13.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 3.7%Males
  • 17.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 10.4%Males
  • 17.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.3%Males
  • 16.9%Females
Canton marital status for males
Canton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 23,936
  • One, attached: 1,292
  • Two: 3,145
  • 3 or 4: 1,025
  • 5 to 9: 1,455
  • 10 to 19: 2,026
  • 20 to 49: 479
  • 50 or more: 1,608
  • Mobile homes: 106

Median worth of mobile homes: $63,863

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 4.4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 4.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Canton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Canton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (96.1%)
  • Electricity (3.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.6%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.3%)
  • Utility gas (65.8%)
  • Electricity (29.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • No fuel used (1.2%)
  • Wood (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,644
Here:

19.8%
Ohio:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 257
Here:

6.5%
Ohio:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,300
Here:

45.7%
Ohio:

23.5%

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)