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Information about Canton

The town of Canton is located in the state of Massachusetts. 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 reviews3.1 / 5 for Canton by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Canton’s Administration

Address of Canton mayorCantonCity hall Canton
801 Washington St.

Canton MA 02021
United States
town hall phone number+1 781-821-5013
town hall fax number+1 781-821-5016
town hall emailNot available
Canton MA official websiteNot available
Canton town mayor

Canton town demography

Name of Canton town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants21 561 population87 / 1 793
Canton town population density1 104,0 pop/sq mi (426,3 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Canton, MA

How to get a passport in Canton MA ? There are 1 passport offices in Canton, try one of these
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Schools in Canton MA

Elementary schools in Canton

Dean S Luce

District of Canton
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 492

John F Kennedy

District of Canton
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 504

Lt Peter M Hansen

District of Canton
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 502

Rodman Early Childhood Center

District of Canton
Low grade : PK, High grade : PK
Students : 90

Middle schools in Canton

Wm H Galvin Middle

District of Canton
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 786

High schools in Canton

Blue Hills Regional Vocational Technical

District of Blue Hills Regional Vocational Technical
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 867

Canton High

District of Canton
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 951

Private schools in Canton

Cole-Harrington Kindergarten Enrichment II

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 57

Dba:clarke School Boston

Low grade : K, High grade : K
Students : 20

St John The Evangelist School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 194

The Blue Hill Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 38

Schools near Canton

The top 3 most popular banks in Canton

There are 8 bank branches in Canton.
The Bank of Canton is the most popular bank in town with 3, followed by Dedham Institution for Savings with 1 and then Santander Bank, N.A. with 1.

Find below all banks in Canton :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
The Bank of Canton3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Dedham Institution for Savings1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Santander Bank, N.A.1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
HarborOne Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Canton Co-operative Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Canton town administrative number

Canton town code2511315
Canton town postcode02021

Canton town territory

Canton town area19,53 sq mi (50,58 km²)
Canton town altitude197 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.1757
Longitude: -71.1254
Latitude: 42° 10' 33'' North
Longitude: 71° 7' 31'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Canton town’s neighbouring towns

Canton neighbouring towns
NorwoodNeighbouring townsRandolph
Canton neighbouring towns
Norwood 6 kmRandolph 6.1 kmStoughton 6.6 km
Avon 7.6 kmMilton 8.1 kmSharon 9 km
Westwood 9 kmDedham 9.1 kmHolbrook 10.5 km
Braintree 10.7 kmWalpole 11.1 kmBrockton 13.3 km
Quincy 13.5 kmMedfield 14.9 kmDover 15 km
Abington 15.1 kmEaston 15.1 kmNeedham 15.2 km
Weymouth 15.2 kmFoxborough 16.2 kmBrookline 16.6 km

Distance between Canton and country’s main cities

New York City : 289 km closestLos Angeles : 4185 kmChicago : 1368 km
Houston : 2570 kmPhiladelphia : 414 kmPhoenix : 3687 km
San Antonio : 2831 kmSan Diego : 4142 kmDallas : 2481 km
San Jose : 4309 kmJacksonville : 1619 kmIndianapolis : 1289 km
San Francisco : 4389 kmAustin : 2715 kmColumbus : 1024 km

Hotel offers in Canton

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Nearby hotel : Homewood Suites Boston/Canton
Homewood Suites Boston/Canton
Address : 50 Royall Street : 98 $US / 219 $US - 98
Located close to Interstate 93, this Canton hotel features free Wi-Fi, an indoor pool, and rooms equipped with a living area, kitchen, and a flat-screen TV. Blue Hills Ski Area is 2 miles away.
Nearby hotel : Courtyard Boston Norwood/Canton
Courtyard Boston Norwood/Canton
Address : 300 River Ridge Drive, Norwood Distance : 5.4 km : 89 $US / 209 $US - 148
This hotel is within 4 miles from Norwood Memorial Airport and Brookmeadow Golf Club. It offers an indoor pool and spacious rooms with separate seating areas and cable TV.
Nearby hotel : Courtyard Boston Stoughton
Courtyard Boston Stoughton
Address : 200 Technology Center Drive, Stoughton Distance : 5.4 km : 109 $US / 209 $US - 152
The Courtyard Boston Stoughton is located 18 miles from downtown Boston and Logan International Airport. It has an indoor pool, and offers spacious rooms with flat-screen TVs.
Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn Boston-Norwood
Hampton Inn Boston-Norwood
Address : 434 Providence Highway Route 1, Norwood Distance : 5.4 km 139
This Norwood hotel is located on an 18-hole golf course, a short drive from many popular sites, and offers comfortable accommodations and a variety of modern and thoughtful amenities.
Nearby hotel : Comfort Inn Randolph
Comfort Inn Randolph
Address : 1374 North Main Street, Randolph Distance : 5.9 km : 99 $US / 159 $US - 158
This hotel is located in Randolph, Massachusetts and is one mile from Emerson-Swan Inc. This hotel offers shuttle service to Quincy Adams Train Station and free Wi-Fi in every room.

Leisure and activities in the Canton town’s surrounding area

Franklin Park Zoo
to Boston 14.5 km
Capron Park Zoo
to Attleboro 30 km
Golf course
Blue Hill Country ClubWampatuck Country Club
The Milton-Hoosic ClubBrookmeadow Country Club
Norwood Country Club
to Norwood 5.6 km
Spring Valley Country Club
to Sharon 5.9 km
Norfolk Golf Club
to Westwood 6.5 km
Sharon Country Club
to Sharon 7.6 km
Wollaston Golf Club
to Milton 7.7 km
Cedar Hill Golf Club
to Stoughton 9 km