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Information about Canton

The town of Canton is located in the state of New York. 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 reviews2.7 / 5 for Canton by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Canton’s Administration

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Canton NY official
Canton town mayor

Canton town demography

Name of Canton town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants5 882 population314 / 4 586
Canton town population density1 600,2 pop/sq mi (617,9 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Canton, NY

How to get a passport in Canton NY ? There are 2 passport offices in Canton, try one of these
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Schools in Canton NY

Elementary schools in Canton

F S Banford Elementary School

District of Canton Central School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 4
Students : 514

Middle schools in Canton

J M McKenney Middle School

District of Canton Central School District
Low grade : 5, High grade : 8
Students : 380

High schools in Canton

H C Williams Senior High School

District of Canton Central School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 405

Alternative schools in Canton

Saint Lawrence-Lewis BOCES

District of Saint Lawrence-Lewis Boces
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 310

Private schools in Canton

Little River Community School

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 38

St Mary's School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 76

Schools near Canton

The top 3 most popular banks in Canton

There are 5 bank branches in Canton.
Community Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in town with 3, followed by NBT Bank, National Association with 1 and then The North Country Savings Bank with 1.

Find below all banks in Canton :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Community Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
NBT Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The North Country Savings Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Canton town administrative number

Canton town code3612331
Canton town postcode13617 (Another town has the same postcode)

Canton town territory

Canton town area3,68 sq mi (9,52 km²)
Canton town altitude390 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 44.5995
Longitude: -75.1707
Latitude: 44° 35' 58'' North
Longitude: 75° 10' 15'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
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Canton town’s neighbouring towns

Canton neighbouring towns
HermonNeighbouring townsPotsdam
Canton neighbouring towns
Hermon 15.5 kmPotsdam 16.6 kmLisbon 16.8 km
Madrid 18.4 kmDe Kalb 20.3 kmRussell 22 km
Oswegatchie 23.5 kmDe Peyster 23.9 kmDeposit 23.9 km
Parishville 25.4 kmOgdensburg 26.2 kmNorfolk 26.7 km
Clare 28.1 kmColton 28.5 kmWaddington 29.3 km
Canada Prescott 30.4 kmStockholm 30.8 kmEdwards 31.7 km
Macomb 35.8 kmCanada South Dundas 36.1 kmCanada Edwardsburgh/Cardinal 36.8 km

Distance between Canton and country’s main cities

New York City : 450 km closestLos Angeles : 3856 kmChicago : 1059 km
Houston : 2424 kmPhiladelphia : 511 kmPhoenix : 3383 km
San Antonio : 2657 kmSan Diego : 3825 kmDallas : 2279 km
San Jose : 3950 kmJacksonville : 1687 kmIndianapolis : 1051 km
San Francisco : 4024 kmAustin : 2537 kmColumbus : 823 km

Hotel offers in Canton

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Nearby hotel : Comfort Suites Canton
Comfort Suites Canton
Address : 6000 US 11 : 125 $US / 0 $US - 150
The Comfort Suites hotel is conveniently located less than two miles from SUNY Canton and St. Lawrence University.
Nearby hotel : Best Western University Inn
Best Western University Inn
Address : 90 East Main Street : 120 $US / 0 $US - 99
Located off Route 11 next to St. Lawrence University, Best Western University Inn boasts free Wi-Fi an on-site restaurant and rooms with cable TV. University of New York Canton is a 5 minutes’ drive. 24-hour reception is available.
Nearby hotel : Scottish Inns Potsdam
Scottish Inns Potsdam
Address : 7575 US Highway 11, Potsdam Distance : 14.1 km : 65 $US / 90 $US - 18
This cozy inn is located in Potsdam, New York near the Adirondack Mountains and one mile from Clarkson University. It offers a continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and spacious rooms.
Nearby hotel : Johnstown Motel
Johnstown Motel
Address : 1843 County Rd #2 , Johnstown Distance : 27.7 km : 68 C$ / 0 C$ - 12
Set amidst 20,000 m² of well-tend grounds, Johnstown Motel offers an on-site miniature golf course, BBQ facilities and an outdoor pool. The accommodation enjoys free Wi-Fi and views of the St. Lawrence River.
Nearby hotel : Bridgewaters Inn
Bridgewaters Inn
Address : 2702 County Road 2, Johnstown Distance : 28.5 km : 59 C$ / 65 C$ - 12
Overlooking Saint Lawrence River, this Johnstown inn is less than 1 km from the Canada/USA Bridge. Set on the original landing site of the 1789 Johnstown settlers, the inn features rooms with free Wi-Fi.

Leisure and activities in the Canton town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Partridge Run Golf & Country ClubSt. Lawrence University Golf & Country Club