Canton, Ohio - Facts & Figures
Canton, OH in the northeastern part of the state declares that it "provides its residents with many benefits of big-city living while maintaining its charm as a medium-sized Midwestern town." The NFL Pro Football Hall of Fame, the William McKinley Presidential Library/National Monument, and the National First Ladies Library and Research Center make their homes in Canton. The city is considered the birthplace of American pro football, and offers many entertainment opportunities to visitors and residents. The Canton Symphony Orchestra, Canton Ballet, and Canton Museum of Art, have added a cultural presence to the city. Canton has maintained a large amount of parks and recreation for their people, and as well as offering excellent hospitals and five nearby universities. Another benefit of this city is that the real estate cost is half of the rest of the country, so Canton can also say that is an affordable place to live.
- Population: 72919
- Industries: Metal and metal products; Construction; Accommodation and food services; Administrative and support and waste management services; Public administration; Educational services; Health care
- Area Codes: 330, 234
- Zip Codes: 44702, 44703, 44704, 44705, 44706, 44707, 44708, 44709, 44710, 44720
- Surrounding Cities: Akron, OH; Philadelphia, PA; Meyers Lake, OH; Hills and Dales, OH; East Canton, OH; Perry Heights, OH; North Canton, OH; Louisville, OH; Massillon, OH; Greentown, OH