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0.41% decline
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3.49% growth
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1.76% growth
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0.14% decline


The economy of Canton, OH employs 30,087 people. The economy of Canton, OH is specialized in Manufacturing; Accommodation & Food Service; and Admin., Support, Waste Management Services, which employ respectively 1.6; 1.47; and 1.44 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Canton, OH are Healthcare & Social Assistance (5,410), Manufacturing (4,654), and Accommodation & Food Service (3,574), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($45,346), Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($37,875), and Transportation & Warehousing ($32,464).

Median household income in Canton, OH is $30,444. Males in Canton, OH have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,287. The income inequality of Canton, OH (measured using the Gini index) is 0.466 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Canton, OH. In Stark County, OH the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 77 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $10,062. Mahoning County, OH has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Ohio.


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The closest comparable data for the census place of Canton, OH is from the county of Stark County, OH.

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Canton, OH is home to a population of 72,163 people, from which 98.7% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Canton, OH is composed of 47,534 White residents (65.9%), 17,343 Black residents (24%), 4,209 Two+ residents (5.83%), 2,320 Hispanic residents (3.21%), and 308 Asian residents (0.43%). The most common foreign languages in Canton, OH are Spanish (1,381 speakers), Greek (197 speakers), and French (160 speakers), but compared to other places, Canton, OH has a relative high number of Greek (197 speakers), Italian (141 speakers), and Other West Germanic (25 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Canton, OH awarded 859 degrees. The student population of Canton, OH is skewed towards females, with 243 male students and 616 female students. Most students in Canton, OH are White (729 and 84.9%), followed by Black or African American (71 and 8.27%), Two or more races (17 and 1.98%), and Unknown (13 and 1.51%). The largest universities in Canton, OH by number of graduates are Malone University (630 and 73.3%), Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences (127 and 14.8%), and Canton City Schools Adult Career and Technical Education (59 and 6.87%). The most popular majors in Canton, OH are Registered Nursing (86 and 10%), Other Business Administration, Management, & Operations (57 and 6.64%), and General Business Administration & Management (26 and 3.03%). The median tuition costs in Canton, OH are N/A for private four year colleges, and $28,524 and $28,524 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Canton, OH is $71,000, which is 0.35 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value decreased from $71,100 to $71,000, a 0.14% increase. The homeownership rate of Canton, OH is 49.2%, which is lower than the national average of 63.6%. People in Canton, OH have an average commute time of 19.8 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Canton, OH is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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