Canton in Norfolk county, Massachusetts

Canton

Welcome to Canton

Located in Norfolk county, Massachusetts, Canton is a wonderful place to live.

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Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$550K
7.5 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$599K
9.9 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
143
62.5 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$339K
5.4 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$274K
12.4 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
80
4.8 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 5.09 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 1,205.5
Household Size (people) 2.55
Households w/ Children 30.19 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.33 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,010
One Bedroom $1,206
Two Bedroom $1,499
Three Bedroom $1,860
Four Bedroom $2,054

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: 22,659
Households: 8,779
Median Age: 43.53

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $89,105)

Climate & Weather

The temperature chart displays average high and low temperatures (degrees Fahrenheit) for the months of January and July.

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

DEAN S. LUCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
45 INDEPENDENCE ST
CANTON, MA 02021

LT PETER M HANSEN
Grades: K-5
25 PECUNIT ST
CANTON, MA 02021

JOHN F. KENNEDY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
100 DEDHAM ST
CANTON, MA 02021

Public Middle

School

WM H GALVIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
55 PECUNIT ST
CANTON, MA 02021

Public High

School

CANTON HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
900 WASHINGTON ST
CANTON, MA 02021

BLUE HILLS REGIONAL VOCATIONAL TECHNICAL
Grades: 9-12
800 RANDOLPH ST
CANTON, MA 02021

Private/Catholic

School

THE JUDGE ROTENBERG CENTER
Grades: 2-12
240 TURNPIKE ST
CANTON, MA 02021

ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
696 WASHINGTON ST
CANTON, MA 02021

BLUE HILL MONTESSORI
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
163 TURNPIKE ST
CANTON, MA 02021

COLE-HARRINGTON KINDERGARTEN ENRICHMENT II
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
55 PECUNIT ST
CANTON, MA 02021

CLARKE SCHOOL BOSTON
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
1 WHITMAN RD
CANTON, MA 02021

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Commuting to and from Canton

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Featured Listings

297 Walpole Street, Canton, MA 02021
$599,900

297 Walpole Street,
Canton, MA 02021

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
5 Ward Well, Canton, MA 02021
$299,900

5 Ward Well,
Canton, MA 02021

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
6 Edward Street, Canton, MA 02021
$417,900

6 Edward Street,
Canton, MA 02021

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
157 Dedham Street 4, Canton, MA 02021
$839,000

157 Dedham Street 4,
Canton, MA 02021

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
155 Dedham Street 5, Canton, MA 02021
$799,000

155 Dedham Street 5,
Canton, MA 02021

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
44 Will Drive 56, Canton, MA 02021
$149,900

44 Will Drive 56,
Canton, MA 02021

1 bedroom, 1 bath
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