Latest Data (2018)
Population 2,321
Nationwide Rank 7065

Quick Facts

Canton, Missouri is the 7,065th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Canton, Missouri is a city.

Canton, Missouri is currently 11.5% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Canton, Missouri's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
7055 Malakoff, Texas 2,329 2.6%
7056 Davis Junction, Illinois 2,328 144.5%
7057 Tool, Texas 2,326 2.1%
7058 Flandreau, South Dakota 2,325 -1.9%
7059 Irvine, Kentucky 2,325 -18.0%
7060 Maine, Wisconsin 2,323
7061 Amboy, Illinois 2,322 -11.6%
7062 Parkside, Pennsylvania 2,322 2.5%
7063 Redfield, South Dakota 2,322 -8.0%
7064 St. Ignace, Michigan 2,322 -12.9%
7065 Canton, Missouri 2,321 -9.2%
7066 Laurel Park, North Carolina 2,321 16.9%
7067 Waynesboro, Tennessee 2,321 4.3%
7068 Ashville, Alabama 2,319 2.1%
7069 Dousman, Wisconsin 2,318 41.2%
7070 Winamac, Indiana 2,318 -5.5%
7071 Petersburg, Indiana 2,315 -9.5%
7072 Enfield, North Carolina 2,314 -5.5%
7073 Bronson, Michigan 2,313 -4.4%
7074 Lakeview, Oregon 2,313 -6.2%
7075 Oxford, Georgia 2,313 22.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4948 Eldon 4,639 -5.2%
4953 Rock Hill 4,624 -2.8%
4960 Higginsville 4,609 -1.9%
4962 Breckenridge Hills 4,607 -4.2%
4978 Hollister 4,586 18.1%
4990 Osage Beach 4,570 22.3%
5007 Lexington 4,537 -4.7%
5010 North Kansas City 4,529 -3.8%
5018 Mount Vernon 4,510 11.2%
5024 Scott City 4,501 -1.9%
5066 Ste. Genevieve 4,442 -1.6%
5079 California 4,423 9.1%
5168 Lamar 4,306 -3.2%
5195 Brookfield 4,265 -10.2%
5218 Centralia 4,244 12.4%
5300 Northwoods 4,110 -11.3%
5316 Camdenton 4,092 39.7%
5329 Herculaneum 4,067 42.6%
5330 St. James 4,067 8.8%
5341 Vandalia 4,050 2.9%
5344 Woodson Terrace 4,046 -3.3%
5353 Butler 4,038 -4.6%
5357 Fenton 4,034 -7.4%
5382 Fredericktown 3,997 1.8%
5416 Malden 3,954 -17.4%
5421 Ashland 3,947 73.8%
5437 Wright City 3,937 129.4%
5440 Holts Summit 3,926 33.1%
5544 Rogersville 3,788 137.6%
5668 Palmyra 3,607 3.9%
5683 El Dorado Springs 3,593 -3.8%
5702 Pine Lawn 3,572 -14.9%
5714 Frontenac 3,556 2.0%
5752 Carrollton 3,509 -13.6%
5798 Riverside 3,453 15.8%
5852 Tipton 3,387 3.9%
5901 Cassville 3,324 8.3%
5930 Cuba 3,299 1.4%
5935 Pagedale 3,295 -6.8%
5951 Sugar Creek 3,277 -15.5%
5974 Louisiana 3,253 -15.4%
6020 Moscow Mills 3,201 75.5%
6039 Hillsboro 3,186 52.4%
6147 Licking 3,091 109.5%
6148 Bethany 3,090 -0.2%
6164 Buffalo 3,074 5.1%
6180 Pleasant Valley 3,057 -7.6%
6209 Buckner 3,031 11.7%
6213 East Prairie 3,026 -4.9%
6237 Byrnes Mill 2,996 23.8%
6244 Portageville 2,992 -8.6%
6313 Ava 2,911 -4.0%
6317 Chaffee 2,909 -4.3%
6363 New Madrid 2,857 -13.8%
6379 Riverview 2,847 -9.1%
6440 Windsor 2,781 -10.6%
6485 Knob Noster 2,749 0.2%
6542 Fayette 2,715 -2.5%
6544 Clever 2,714 152.2%
6572 Bel-Ridge 2,689 -12.2%
6603 Montgomery City 2,667 9.1%
6624 Oronogo 2,658 167.4%
6631 Mountain View 2,652 9.1%
6649 Green Park 2,628 -1.4%
6662 Clarkson Valley 2,616 -2.1%
6663 Potosi 2,614 -3.5%
6696 Hayti 2,588 -19.2%
6698 Owensville 2,586 -1.8%
6710 Forsyth 2,570 49.0%
6829 Country Club 2,482 3.0%
6864 Strafford 2,462 30.8%
6872 Versailles 2,453 -4.5%
6886 Monroe City 2,447 -5.6%
6936 St. Paul 2,411 47.2%
6946 Lawson 2,399 2.0%
6966 Seneca 2,386 11.8%
6995 Concordia 2,365 0.0%
7004 Moline Acres 2,360 -11.2%
7045 Hermann 2,336 -13.0%
7065 Canton 2,321 -9.2%
7093 Kimberling City 2,302 1.9%
7107 Wellston 2,292 -6.6%
7138 Village of Four Seasons 2,269 51.3%
7168 Plattsburg 2,253 -4.4%
7209 Holden 2,224 -11.7%
7244 Warsaw 2,197 4.8%
7261 Marlborough 2,185 -2.1%
7269 Marionville 2,182 3.0%
7320 Vinita Park 2,151 11.9%
7332 Thayer 2,143 -3.5%
7373 Willow Springs 2,113 -3.8%
7382 Cabool 2,108 -2.6%
7387 Lake Lotawana 2,107 2.7%
7388 Marceline 2,107 -17.3%
7405 Hanley Hills 2,102 -0.9%
7417 Granby 2,096 -1.3%
7432 Houston 2,090 4.8%
7477 New Haven 2,073 9.2%
7510 Elsberry 2,053 -0.3%
7531 Kahoka 2,039 -8.7%
7539 Weatherby Lake 2,037 8.6%
7577 Lathrop 2,017 -3.7%
7599 Seymour 2,005 9.0%
7614 Anderson 1,999 0.0%
7674 Carterville 1,962 5.7%
7708 Steele 1,947 -13.7%
7730 Doniphan 1,934 0.4%
7743 Warson Woods 1,930 -1.3%
7757 Piedmont 1,922 -3.9%
7769 Sparta 1,916 63.0%
7794 Stockton 1,903 -3.3%
7811 Bernie 1,892 5.6%
7882 Memphis 1,860 -9.5%
7888 Merriam Woods 1,857 62.7%
7911 Bloomfield 1,846 -5.1%
7937 Noel 1,833 24.3%
7945 Campbell 1,831 -4.6%
7982 Milan 1,814 -7.8%
7994 Weston 1,808 10.6%
8003 Lake Ozark 1,804 11.4%
8063 Slater 1,779 -14.4%
8080 Richland 1,770 -3.1%
8090 Unionville 1,766 -13.6%
8114 Gallatin 1,754 -1.5%
8231 Hamilton 1,706 -5.7%
8280 Albany 1,684 -12.8%
8325 Steelville 1,661 15.9%
8377 Garden City 1,635 7.4%
8389 Senath 1,628 -1.2%
8407 Shelbina 1,622 -16.4%
8445 Adrian 1,607 -10.3%
8447 Linn 1,607 13.7%
8465 Bourbon 1,599 6.8%
8469 Duquesne 1,596 -3.0%
8544 Hallsville 1,564 59.4%
8558 Hillsdale 1,559 5.7%
8559 Wardsville 1,559 55.7%
8623 Salisbury 1,531 -11.8%
8647 Huntsville 1,519 -2.3%
8649 Winchester 1,519 -7.8%
8689 Fair Grove 1,505 33.1%
8713 Claycomo 1,494 18.3%
8743 Belle 1,485 10.5%
8751 Winfield 1,482 103.5%
8782 Bismarck 1,470 -0.2%
8786 Gower 1,468 5.0%
8791 Marble Hill 1,466 -2.6%
8833 Ash Grove 1,450 0.9%
8866 Tarkio 1,438 -25.4%
8871 Dixon 1,436 -11.5%
8904 Sweet Springs 1,422 -12.7%
8952 Bel-Nor 1,404 -11.9%
8986 Lakeshire 1,397 1.7%
9010 Ironton 1,389 -4.9%
9035 Oakland 1,379 -10.5%
9043 Velda City 1,378 -14.5%
9045 Duenweg 1,377 19.4%
9090 Charlack 1,357 -5.0%
9094 Crane 1,355 -3.2%
9140 Advance 1,338 7.9%
9160 Rich Hill 1,331 -9.3%
9186 Sarcoxie 1,323 -2.3%
9194 La Plata 1,318 -13.8%
9198 Gerald 1,317 9.4%
9203 Greenfield 1,315 -3.3%
9233 Lone Jack 1,306 146.8%
9242 Pierce City 1,303 -6.6%
9270 Winona 1,295 0.4%
9353 Calverton Park 1,271 -3.8%
9366 Country Club Hills 1,267 -8.1%
9402 Goodman 1,256 4.3%
9406 Mansfield 1,255 -6.8%
9455 Oran 1,238 -1.8%
9549 Archie 1,207 35.4%
9577 Rock Port 1,201 -13.9%
9618 Lincoln 1,191 15.9%
9626 St. Martins 1,188 8.1%
9629 Lake Winnebago 1,187 30.4%
9635 Stanberry 1,186 -6.3%
9641 Marthasville 1,183 41.1%
9651 Paris 1,179 -22.7%
9684 Clarkton 1,170 -12.0%
9708 Leadwood 1,162 0.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 2,321 7,065
2017 2,340 7,015
2016 2,377 6,960
2015 2,388 6,940
2014 2,368 6,965
2013 2,369 6,954
2012 2,376 6,935
2011 2,388 6,911
2010 2,377 6,922
2009 2,431 6,750
2008 2,451 6,714
2007 2,467 6,696
2006 2,472 6,659
2005 2,472 6,631
2004 2,473 6,617
2003 2,482 6,576
2002 2,514 6,524
2001 2,529 6,482
2000 2,557 6,430
1990 2,623 5,958