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Canton, OH

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Canton, Ohio is a big city that feels much more like a small town. After spending its first 100 years as a major industrial center, Canton has diversified and is now a center for education, service, and of course, football. This Ohioan city was the birthplace of the National Football League and is home to the Football Hall of Fame, making it the perfect place for sports fans to call home.

Apartments in Canton OH


Foxhaven Apartments
Beds: Studio-2
Baths: 1-2


$2500 Four bedroom in Massillon-7794 N Daytona St.
Beds: 4
Baths: 2


$1750 Two bedroom in Canton-1600 49th St. NW
Beds: 2
Baths: 3


$495 Two bedroom in Navarre-5190 Emil Dr
Beds: 2
Baths: 1


Shoreline Beach Club
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2


King Properties Inc
Beds: Studio-3
Baths: 1

Key City Stats

The average age of Canton, OH is
Under 5 Years
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 6.84%
  • 7.05%
  • 6.76%
  • Female
  • 6.8%
  • 7.54%
  • 5.72%
is average rent in Canton, OH
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 5.94%
  • 6.44%
  • 6.18%
of units are available for rent in Canton
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 1170
  • 69
  • 3242
Getting Around in Canton, OH

The vast majority of people who live in Canton get around the city by car. Cars offer a convenience and speed that the city's public transportation system simply can't match. Since Canton is a fairly large city, geographically speaking, walking and biking can be a struggle. If you do prefer public transportation, SARTA is the way to go. These busses travel throughout the city, offering residents an affordable and eco-friendly way to get around town.

Walk Score®
"Somewhat Walkable"
Transit Score®
The average commuter time in Canton is:
10 to 14 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 5.04%
  • 8.21%
  • 1.12%

Football Fame

<p>Football fans rejoice for Canton is football's favorite city. In 1920, The American Football League was founded here, launching a nearly century-long American fascination with with the sport. In 1963, Canton also opened the doors to the Professional Football Hall of Fame. Since then, the Hall of Fame has been collecting football memorabilia and honoring the best athletes in the sport. Fans can visit the Hall of Fame to learn more about the game and watch previous Super Bowls in a specially designed theater that puts viewers right on the field.</p>

William McKinley's Legacy

<p>President William McKinley called Canton home for most of his life. After his death in 1901, his remains were returned to his favorite city and The McKinley Monument was erected in his honor. The monument is a well-loved piece of Canton history and receives numerous visitors every day. McKinley's legacy doesn't stop at just a monument, though. The McKinley Presidential Library and Museum has a plethora of exhibits covering history, culture, and science. It's a great place to go to explore the universe and is even home to one of the best planetarium shows in the state.</p>

Amish Door Village

<p>If you ever feel the need to take a break from busy city life, there's no need to leave Canton. The Amish Door Village, which is located right in town, offers a refuge from the distractions of the modern world and some of the best food around. Milo and Anna Miller's dream to provide great food in a family friendly environment quickly grew from a simple restaurant into an entire Amish experience, complete with a working farm, live musical performances, and a quaint inn for a much needed stay-cation.</p>