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The Town of Canton had a population of 633 as of July 1, 2017. Canton ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oklahoma. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Canton is located at latitude 36.055 and longitude -98.5884 in Blaine County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Canton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Blaine County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,585 feet.

The Town of Canton (GNIS ID: 2413160) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Oklahoma is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Canton is located within Canton Division of Blaine County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Canton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Canton, OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 633
Daytime Population: Workers 423
Daytime Population: Residents 374
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 797
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.26
Population in Households 633
Population in Familes 526
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,216
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $43,843
Average Household Income $83,991
Per Capita Income $32,115


Total Housing Units 305 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 180 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 (24.3%)
Median Home Value $90,957
Average Home Value $151,676


Total Households 231
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 158
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.18% 0.03%
Households 0.0% -0.09%
Families 0.44% -0.13%
Median Household Income   3.02%
Per Capita Income   4.01%

Canton, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Canton to the other 731 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 320 56th
Population Density # 101 86th
Diversity Index # 341 53rd
Median Household Income # 325 56th
Per Capita Income # 43 94th

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