Canton, Connecticut 

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Population

10,339

+3.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.2%

Median Income

$89,452

Median Home Price

$261,100

Best Places to Live in Canton, Connecticut

Capital city - North-central Connecticut along the Connecticut River, 40 miles from the Long Island Sound. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Canton, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Stable economy
-Arts and culture
-Cultural diversity
Cons
-Low job growth
-Cost of living
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Canton
 $299,900 
44 Indian Hill Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1200 SqFt
 $279,900 
154 Case St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2016 SqFt
 $189,900 
38 Pine Acres Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1300 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Metro Area

As a state capital and center for the insurance industry, Hartford has a long and colorful history as a colonial center and prosperous industrial-era city. The first insurance company was established here in the late 1700’s, and The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company, established in 1866, charted the course for industrial safety. Today Hartford is home to 35 insurance companies, including AETNA and The Hartford, which provide stable employment. The area is also headquarters to conglomerate United Technologies but most manufacturing has disappeared from the Hartford landscape and it has become a center for “knowledge” industries.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Canton
Zip Codes: 06019 06022 06020
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 179 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Canton is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Canton jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Canton's cost of living is 23.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Canton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Canton, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Hartford county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Canton's population is 10,339 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Canton is $261,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Canton public schools spend $16,434 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in Canton. More Education


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Housing Market in Canton

It's a good time to buy in Canton. Home Appreciation is up 1.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Canton Real Estate

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ZIP CODES IN CANTON, CONNECTICUT
06019 06022 06020

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NEW LISTINGS IN CANTON
$299,900
44 Indian Hill Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$279,900
154 Case St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$189,900
38 Pine Acres Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$225,000
77 Case St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$269,900
125 Cherry Brook Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$219,900
104 Torrington Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$219,900
15 Freedom Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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