Canton (zip 28716), North Carolina 

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Population

17,638

+0.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$43,396

Median Home Price

$141,400

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Best Places to Live in Canton (zip 28716), North Carolina

Mid-sized city - Far western North Carolina, 30 miles southeast of Tennessee border, near Great Smoky Mountains National Park. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the 28716 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Canton, NC Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Attractive setting
Attractive downtown
Nearby mountains
Cons
Home prices
Air service
Winter cold


What Bert Has To Say About Asheville Metro Area

Asheville lies at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains, the highest portion of the Appalachian Range. The town is an eastern equivalent of the many mountain resort towns that dot the American west, particularly in the Rocky Mountains. Originally settled in the 1850’s as a health resort, Asheville has an interesting history- in the late 1800’s and especially the 1920’s the area was a popular retreat for wealthy vacationers, including eight presidents and many well-known industrialists. Today the area has an active economy and serves both as a getaway from summer heat in the nearby lowlands and as a travel destination for many in east coast cities.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Haywood County
Metro Area: Asheville Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Canton
Zip Codes: Canton (zip 28716)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 2207 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Canton (zip 28716) is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Canton (zip 28716) jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Canton (zip 28716)'s cost of living is 13.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Canton (zip 28716)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Haywood county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Canton (zip 28716)'s population is 17,638 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Canton (zip 28716) is Real Estate: $141,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.5%.

SCHOOLS
Canton (zip 28716) public schools spend $8,809 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Canton (zip 28716). More Education



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Housing Market in Canton

It's a good time to buy in Canton. Home Appreciation is up 10.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Canton is $141,400.

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