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Information about Canton

The town of Canton is located in the state of Mississippi. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Canton City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews3.3 / 5 for Canton by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Canton’s Administration

Address of Canton mayorCantonCity hall Canton
P.O. Box 1605

Canton MS 39046
United States

http://www.canton-mississippi.com
town hall phone number+1 601-859-4331
town hall fax number+1 601-859-4379
town hall emailNot available
Canton MS official websitewww.canton-mississippi.com
Canton town mayorFred Esco, Jr.

Canton town demography

Name of Canton town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants12 911 population32 / 2 744
Canton town population density686,8 pop/sq mi (265,2 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Canton, MS

How to get a passport in Canton MS ? There are 1 passport offices in Canton, try one of these
Name Street Phone
MADISON COUNTY CHANCERY CLERK146 W CENTER ST6018555609

Schools in Canton MS

Elementary schools in Canton

Canton Elementary School

District of Canton Public School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 473

Jimmie M. Goodloe Elementary School

District of Canton Public School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 484

Luther Branson School

District of Madison County School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 234

Madison Crossing Elementary

District of Madison County School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 680

Mc Neal Elementary School

District of Canton Public School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 532

Reuben B. Myers Canton School Of Ar

District of Canton Public School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 490

Middle schools in Canton

Huey L. Porter Middle School

District of Canton Public School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 347

Nichols Middle School

District of Canton Public School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 402

Shirley D. Simmons Middle School

District of Madison County School District
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 188

High schools in Canton

Canton Public High School

District of Canton Public School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 855

Private schools in Canton

Canton Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 285

Schools near Canton

The top 3 most popular banks in Canton

There are 7 bank branches in Canton.
Trustmark National Bank is the most popular bank in town with 2, followed by BankPlus with 2 and then Regions Bank with 1.

Find below all banks in Canton :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Trustmark National Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
BankPlus2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Regions Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Renasant Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
FSNB, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Canton town administrative number

Canton town code2811100
Canton town postcode39046

Toponymy and translation of Canton town

Persian: کنتنJapanese: カントンKazakh: Кантон
Korean: 캔턴Russian: КантонChinese: 坎顿

Canton town territory

Canton town area18,80 sq mi (48,69 km²)
Canton town altitude233 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 32.6024
Longitude: -90.0238
Latitude: 32° 36' 9'' North
Longitude: 90° 1' 26'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

Canton town’s neighbouring towns

Canton neighbouring towns
BentoniaPickensPickens
MadisonNeighbouring townsPickens
MadisonMadisonBrandon
Canton neighbouring towns
Madison 16.8 kmRidgeland 22.9 kmFlora 28 km
Pickens 32.6 kmBentonia 32.7 kmFlowood 32.9 km
Jackson 36.2 kmBrandon 36.2 kmPearl 36.9 km
Pelahatchie 37.3 kmLena 40.2 kmClinton 40.7 km
Goodman 42 kmRichland 43.3 kmMorton 44.6 km
Yazoo City 46.2 kmCarthage 48.6 kmBolton 49.3 km
Satartia 49.4 km  

Distance between Canton and country’s main cities

New York City : 1690 kmLos Angeles : 2637 kmChicago : 1049 km
Houston : 599 km closestPhiladelphia : 1567 kmPhoenix : 2057 km
San Antonio : 883 kmSan Diego : 2533 kmDallas : 632 km
San Jose : 2934 kmJacksonville : 833 kmIndianapolis : 871 km
San Francisco : 3041 kmAustin : 777 kmColumbus : 1036 km

Hotel offers in Canton

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Nearby hotel : La Quinta Inn & Suites Canton, MS
La Quinta Inn & Suites Canton, MS
Address : 152 Soldiers Colony Road : 79 $US / 99 $US - 55
The Canton La Quinta Inn and Suites is located off Interstate 55, just 30 minutes’ drive from Jackson city centre. This hotel has an outdoor pool and a daily continental breakfast with waffles.
Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Canton
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Canton
Address : 157 Soldiers Colony Road : 82 $US / 90 $US - 80
This Canton, Mississippi hotel is 4 miles from the historic Madison County Courthouse and boasts an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi access. Lake Caroline is 5 miles away.
Nearby hotel : Studio 9 Inn and Suites
Studio 9 Inn and Suites
Address : 125 Soldier Colony Road : 55 $US / 0 $US - 50
This Canton, Mississippi hotel is 2 miles from the Canton Flea Market and 4 miles from Nissan North America. Guests can enjoy a seasonal outdoor pool and daily continental breakfast throughout their stay.
Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn Canton
Hampton Inn Canton
Address : 133 Soldier Colony Road 80
Located off Interstate-55, this Canton, Mississippi hotel is a 30-minute drive from Jackson city centre. It features an outdoor pool and spacious rooms with free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : Best Western Canton
Best Western Canton
Address : 137 Soldier Colony Road : 69 $US / 68 $US - 48
Located off Interstate 55, this Canton, Mississippi hotel is less than 20 minutes’ drive from Lake Caroline. It features an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness centre and a daily hot breakfast.

Leisure and activities in the Canton town’s surrounding area

Golf course
The Links of Madison County Golf & Country ClubColonial Country Club - The Deerfield Course
Lake Caroline Golf Club
to Madison 13.4 km
The Boys and Girls Golf Country Club of North Bay
to Madison 17 km
Reunion Golf & Country Club
to Madison 18.1 km
Whisper Lake Country Club
to Madison 18.8 km
Annandale Golf Club
to Madison 20.1 km
Country Club of Jackson - Dogwood Course
to Jackson 23.6 km
Bay Pointe Resort & Golf Club
to Brandon 23.7 km
Country Club of Jackson - Cypress Course
to Jackson 24.1 km