Canton in Hartford county, Connecticut

Canton

Nestled in the Farmington River Valley, Canton is a delightful country town. The center of town has cultural points of interest like specialty antiques shops and an art gallery in addition to the regular stores.

The Art Guild exhibits the work of Canton's many local resident artists. At the southwestern tip of Canton, is a charming historical village called Collinsville, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is located in a wooded setting overlooking the Farmington River with spectacular examples of early Victorian architecture.

Four schools make up the school system in Canton: kindergarten-third grade, fourth-sixth grade, a middle school and a high school.

The Roaring Brook Nature Center provides folk music programs, astronomy, and nature walks among other outdoor recreation facilities. Horseback riding, hiking, swimming, tennis, team sports, skating and cross-country skiing are offered at the Mills Pond Recreation Area. The multi-use Farmington River Trail which was built on an old railroad bed winds through town and into surrounding towns.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$347K
19.8 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$384K
23.5 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
165
0.0 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$225K
80.0 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$225K
80.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
110
7.8 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.30 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 417.4
Household Size (people) 2.46
Households w/ Children 30.22 %
Annual Residential Turnover 6.49 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $749
One Bedroom $956
Two Bedroom $1,194
Three Bedroom $1,483
Four Bedroom $1,699

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 10,261
Households: 4,136
Median Age: 46.19

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $88,095)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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Public Elementary

School

CANTON INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
Grades: 4-6
39 DYER AVE
COLLINSVILLE, CT 06019

CHERRY BROOK PRIMARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-3
4 BARBOURTOWN RD
COLLINSVILLE, CT 06019

Public Middle

School

CANTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 7-8
76 SIMONDS AVE
COLLINSVILLE, CT 06019

Public High

School

CANTON HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
76 SIMONDS AVE
COLLINSVILLE, CT 06019

Private/Catholic

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Commuting to and from Canton

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