Canton in Hartford county, Connecticut

Canton, CT

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.

Canton, CT Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Canton, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$243K
Down 27.3 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$267K
Down 19.6 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
101
Down 29.9 % since April 2016

Canton, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Canton, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$118K
Down 42.1 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$118K
Down 42.1 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Condos
124
Down 41.2 % since April 2016

Canton, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Canton, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.60 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 421.1
Household Size (people) 2.46
Households w/ Children 30.10 %
Annual Residential Turnover 6.42 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $652
One Bedroom $809
Two Bedroom $1,010
Three Bedroom $1,263
Four Bedroom $1,422

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: 10,354
Households: 4,179
Median Age: 46.36

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $88,807)

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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School Information for Canton, CT

Public Elementary

School

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

CANTON INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
Grades: 4-6
39 DYER AVE
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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Canton, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Canton, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Canton, CT

72 Cherry Brook Road, Canton, CT 06019
$389,000

72 Cherry Brook Road,
Canton, CT 06019

3 bedrooms, 4 baths, 1 half bath
111 Atwater Road, Canton, CT 06019
$599,900

111 Atwater Road,
Canton, CT 06019

4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
575 Cherry Brook Road, Canton, CT 06019
$449,000

575 Cherry Brook Road,
Canton, CT 06019

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
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$319,500

31 Meadowview Court,
Canton, CT 06019

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
761 Cherry Brook Road, Canton, CT 06019
$212,000

761 Cherry Brook Road,
Canton, CT 06019

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
14 East Mountain Road, Canton, CT 06019
$224,950

14 East Mountain Road,
Canton, CT 06019

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
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Upcoming Open Houses in Canton, CT

24 Red Fox Run, Canton, CT 06019
$699,900 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, 2 half baths
Open House: -
Hosted By: Josephine Ligato

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