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Information about Canton

The town of Canton is located in the state of North Carolina. 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 reviews2.8 / 5 for Canton by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Canton’s Administration

Address of Canton mayorCantonCity hall Canton
58 Park Street, 58 Park Street

Canton, NC 28716-4324
United States

http://www.cantonnc.com
town hall phone number+1 828-648-2363
town hall fax number+1 828-646-3419
town hall emailNot available
Canton NC official websitewww.cantonnc.com
Canton town mayorMichael Ray

Canton town demography

Name of Canton town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants4 029 population135 / 5 537
Canton town population density1 389,5 pop/sq mi (536,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Canton, NC

The town does not have a passport office but we suggest the following facilities near Canton NC
Name Street Phone
HAYWOOD CO JUSTICE CENTER - CLERK OF SUPERIOR CT285 N. MAIN ST8284546503
DOWNTOWN ASHEVILLE POST OFFICE33 COXE AVE.8282716428
BILTMORE STATION POST OFFICE780 HENDERSONVILLE RD8282716441
JACKSON COUNTY CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT401 GRINDSTAFF COVE ROAD8286316400
HENDERSONVILLE POST OFFICE1800 FOUR SEASONS BLVD8286964336
NEWPORT POST OFFICE265 COSBY HIGHWAY4236236137
MACON COUNTY CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT5 WEST MAIN ST8283497200
YANCEY COUNTY CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT110 TOWN SQUARE8286785705
TRYON POST OFFICE95 PACOLET ST.8288599357
GREENEVILLE POST OFFICE220 W. SUMMER ST.4237872177
PIGEON FORGE PUBLIC LIBRARY2449 LIBRARY DRIVE8654297490
PICKENS POST OFFICE110 JOHNSON ST8648789513
JEFFERSON COUNTY CLERKS OFFICE214 W. MAIN STREET8653972935
SEVIER COUNTY CLERK125 COURT AVE.8654535502
MARION POST OFFICE215 S MAIN ST8286525838

Schools in Canton NC

Elementary schools in Canton

Bethel Elementary

District of Haywood County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 499

Meadowbrook Elementary

District of Haywood County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 283

North Canton Elementary

District of Haywood County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 383

Middle schools in Canton

Canton Middle

District of Haywood County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 545

High schools in Canton

Pisgah High

District of Haywood County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1016

Private schools in Canton

Bethel Christian Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 47

Schools near Canton

Canton town administrative number

Canton town code3710240
Canton town postcode28716

Canton town territory

Canton town area2,90 sq mi (7,51 km²)
Canton town altitude2 605 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.5361
Longitude: -82.8378
Latitude: 35° 32' 10'' North
Longitude: 82° 50' 16'' 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
WoodfinWoodfin
ClydeNeighbouring townsWoodfin
ClydeClydeBiltmore Forest
Canton neighbouring towns
Clyde 6.7 kmWaynesville 15.7 kmMaggie Valley 20.1 km
Woodfin 25.5 kmAsheville 26.1 kmBiltmore Forest 27.2 km
Weaverville 31.3 kmFletcher 32.1 kmMarshall 32.2 km
Brevard 34.1 kmSylva 38.9 kmLaurel Park 39.1 km
Hot Springs 39.7 kmWebster 40.3 kmMars Hill 41.7 km
Hendersonville 41.9 kmDillsboro 41.9 kmForest Hills 42 km
Rosman 43.5 kmFlat Rock 46.1 kmBlack Mountain 47 km

Distance between Canton and country’s main cities

New York City : 965 kmLos Angeles : 3239 kmChicago : 818 km
Houston : 1338 kmPhiladelphia : 841 kmPhoenix : 2681 km
San Antonio : 1618 kmSan Diego : 3157 kmDallas : 1317 km
San Jose : 3473 kmJacksonville : 589 kmIndianapolis : 555 km
San Francisco : 3571 kmAustin : 1508 kmColumbus : 495 km closest

Hotel offers in Canton

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Nearby hotel : Days Inn Asheville West
Days Inn Asheville West
Address : 2551 Smokey Park Highway : 50 $US / 90 $US - 111
Located just off Interstate 40 and less than 20 minutes from Asheville city centre, this hotel offers a hot breakfast buffet and a Southern American dinner. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms.
Nearby hotel : Comfort Inn Canton
Comfort Inn Canton
Address : 737 Champion Drive : 70 $US / 0 $US - 85
The Comfort Inn Canton hotel is located with easy access off Interstate 40. Full-service features and amenities include: Free coffee in the lobby, Ample free parking, Seasonal outdoor pool, Exercise room.
Nearby hotel : Americas Best Value Inn Canton
Americas Best Value Inn Canton
Address : 1963 Champion Drive : 55 $US / 90 $US - 39
Located near Interstate 40, this hotel is just 15 minutes’ drive from the entrance of Shining Rock Wilderness. It features an outdoor pool, a daily continental breakfast and free Wi-Fi. Pet friendly guest rooms include cable TVs with HBO.
Nearby hotel : Super 8 Waynesville
Super 8 Waynesville
Address : 79 Liner Cove Road, Waynesville Distance : 10.9 km : 50 $US / 56 $US - 40
Featuring rooms with private balconies and views of the Great Smoky Mountains, this Waynesville hotel is just off Routes 19 and 74. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel.
Nearby hotel : Rodeway Inn Waynesville
Rodeway Inn Waynesville
Address : 232 Phillips Road, Waynesville Distance : 14.7 km : 50 $US / 50 $US - 40
Boasting a view of the scenic Smoky Mountains, this Waynesville hotel offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and a private balcony or patio. It features a sun deck with an outdoor pool.

Leisure and activities in the Canton town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Springdale Country ClubLake Junaluska Golf Course
to Waynesville 14 km
Iron Tree Golf Course
to Waynesville 15.4 km
Blue Ridge/Carolina at Waynesville Country Club Inn
to Waynesville 15.7 km
Dogwood/Blue Ridge at Waynesville Country Club Inn
to Waynesville 16.1 km
Carolina/Dogwood at Waynesville Country Club Inn
to Waynesville 16.6 km
Laurel Ridge Country Club
to Waynesville 17.3 km
Crowne Plaza Tennis & Golf Resort
to Asheville 24.3 km
Biltmore Forest Country Club
to Asheville 27.4 km
The Country Club of Asheville
to Asheville 28.2 km