Canton, GA has a population of 25,022 and is the 1,730th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,380 per sq mi which is 727% higher than the Georgia average and 1423% higher than the national average. The median age in Canton is 32 which is approximately 11% lower than the Georgia average of 36. In Canton, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 73% speak English and 22% speak Spanish. 44% of Canton residents were born in Georgia, 37% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 18% were foreign born.