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Canton
  • Neighborhood in Baltimore, MD

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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade C+
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Canton is a neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland with a population of 14,312. Canton is in Baltimore City County and is one of the best places to live in Maryland. Living in Canton offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Canton there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Canton and residents tend to be liberal.

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About Canton...
Population
14,312

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$336,489
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$2,085
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    183.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    455.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    580.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,242
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$124,090
National
$62,843
Families with Children
12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    34%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    41%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    11%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  12%

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