StatisticCantonBaltimoreMaryland
Population12,040621,0006,045,680
Population density (sq mi)2,8597,672627
Median age34.934.738.3
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a36%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1831%41%44%
Speak Englishn/a91%82%
Speak Spanishn/a4%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Canton is 63% lower than Baltimore
  • The median age in Canton is 1% higher than Baltimore
  • In Canton 89.31% of the population is White
  • In Canton 4.99% of the population is Black
  • In Canton 3.03% of the population is Asian

Compare Baltimore, MD Demographics

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      Canton population breakdown by race

      RaceCantonBaltimoreMaryland
      White89.31%30.26%57.19%
      Black4.99%62.99%29.63%
      Asian3.03%2.53%6.08%
      American Indian0.05%0.29%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.05%
      Mixed race1.97%2.26%3.12%
      Other race0.64%1.62%3.67%
      In Canton, 4.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Canton, Baltimore, MD demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).