Population density (sq mi)1,38018791
Median age32.336.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%45%43%
Speak English73%86%79%
Speak Spanish22%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Canton is 638% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Canton is 11% lower than Georgia
  • In Canton 71.52% of the population is White
  • In Canton 13.36% of the population is Black
  • In Canton 1.82% of the population is Asian

Compare Canton, GA Demographics


      Canton population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.01%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race2.29%2.20%3.06%
      Other race11.01%2.79%4.75%
      In Canton, 24.9% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Canton age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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