Canton in Cherokee County, Georgia

Cherokee

The county seat of Cherokee County, Canton offers the perfect blend of historic charm and progressive opportunity, with a revitalized downtown that features a museum, arts center, heritage center and theater.
 

Canton, GA Drive Times

Entertainment
Atlanta Braves - Truist Park
33 mins - (29.5 mi)
Mercedes Benz Stadium
45 mins - (41.1 mi)
Infinite Energy Center
59 mins - (56.1 mi)
Work Life
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Int. Airport
52 mins - (51.2 mi)
Quick Interstate Access
I-575
Average Commute Time
34 minutes
Shopping & Dining
Buckhead Shops/Dining
42 mins - (36.1 mi)
Lenox Square
45 mins - (41.1 mi)
Ponce City Market
46 mins - (40.6 mi)
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Canton, Georgia Demographics

Familes & Kids

Families 68%
With Kids 32%

Median Age

34

Total Population

27,127

Male 12,720
Female 14,407

Travel to Work

Drive Alone
72%
Carpool
16%
Public Transit
0%
Walk
4%
Other
2%
Work at Home
6%

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Canton Area Schools

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Holly Springs

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Nelson

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