|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Canton is 7,064. Canton, New York is the 3,952nd largest city in the US.
Canton is located entirely in St Lawrence County.
The peak population of Canton was in 2020, when its population was 7,082. In 2020, Canton was the 3,935th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,952nd largest city in the US. Canton is currently 0.3% smaller than it was in 2020.
Canton has grown 18.4% since the 2000. Canton, New York is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 70% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Canton has a population density of 1,765.7 people per square mile.
|3946||Neptune Beach, Florida||7,088||-2.2%|
|3948||University Park, Illinois||7,082||5.1%|
|3949||Islamorada, Village of Islands, Florida||7,076||3.5%|
|3950||Trinity, North Carolina||7,072||5.1%|
|3952||Canton, New York||7,064||18.4%|
|3956||West Miami, Florida||7,058||20.2%|
|3958||Church Hill, Tennessee||7,049||18.3%|
The total voting age population of Canton, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,590. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.7% of the residents of Canton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Canton are 86.6% White, 6.6% Black, 2.5% Asian, 1.9% Other, 1.9% Two or more races and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 4.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Canton, 16.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.6%. On a per-household basis, 8.5% of families are below the poverty line in Canton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 39.0% of Canton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.9% of Canton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 54.5% have a bachelor's degree and 32.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Canton residents aged 5 and older, 10.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Canton is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Canton, 22.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Canton is $62,266.
In Canton, 46.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 53.7% of housing units in Canton.
Of all the housing units in Canton, 46.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Canton, 3.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Canton is $819.
In Canton, 83.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.