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Canton Township, Illinois Demographics Analysis

   (County: Fulton County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Canton Township, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 301

5 to 9 years : 440

10 to 14 years : 331

15 to 17 years : 201

18 and 19 years : 291

20 years : 149

21 years : 178

22 to 24 years : 429

25 to 29 years : 813

30 to 34 years : 719

35 to 39 years : 612

40 to 44 years : 913

45 to 49 years : 663

50 to 54 years : 533

55 to 59 years : 517

60 and 61 years : 170

62 to 64 years : 175

65 and 66 years : 117

67 to 69 years : 128

70 to 74 years : 185

75 to 79 years : 296

80 to 84 years : 130

85 years and over : 123

Female:

Under 5 years : 243

5 to 9 years : 355

10 to 14 years : 434

15 to 17 years : 325

18 and 19 years : 122

20 years : 85

21 years : 60

22 to 24 years : 254

25 to 29 years : 330

30 to 34 years : 384

35 to 39 years : 342

40 to 44 years : 564

45 to 49 years : 455

50 to 54 years : 395

55 to 59 years : 452

60 and 61 years : 161

62 to 64 years : 208

65 and 66 years : 95

67 to 69 years : 261

70 to 74 years : 300

75 to 79 years : 306

80 to 84 years : 348

85 years and over : 436


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,275

Multiple ancestry : 3,717

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 71

Ancestry not reported : 2,266


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Canton Township, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 14,610

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 44

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 11

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 175

Not a U.S. citizen : 489


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 544

5 to 17 years : 2,086

18 to 24 years : 1,568

25 to 34 years : 2,246

35 to 44 years : 2,431

45 to 54 years : 2,046

55 to 59 years : 969

60 and 61 years : 331

62 to 64 years : 383

65 to 74 years : 1,086

75 years and over : 1,639

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 492

5 to 17 years : 1,813

18 to 24 years : 1,240

25 to 34 years : 1,752

35 to 44 years : 1,934

45 to 54 years : 1,638

55 to 59 years : 732

60 and 61 years : 272

62 to 64 years : 299

65 to 74 years : 911

75 years and over : 1,446

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 52

5 to 17 years : 261

18 to 24 years : 203

25 to 34 years : 251

35 to 44 years : 411

45 to 54 years : 307

55 to 59 years : 210

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 57

65 to 74 years : 112

75 years and over : 186

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 22

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 12

18 to 24 years : 103

25 to 34 years : 232

35 to 44 years : 86

45 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,778

Female : 5,751

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,063

Female : 1,018

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 55

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 518

Female : 146


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 11,503

Born in other state in the United States : 1,849

Native: born outside the United States : 44

Foreign born : 513


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 3,254

Now married, except separated : 4,614

Divorced : 1,727

Separated : 141

Widowed : 940

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 453

Now married, except separated : 915

Divorced : 209

Separated : 107

Widowed : 146

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 33

Now married, except separated : 22

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 270

Now married, except separated : 340

Divorced : 24

Separated : 23

Widowed : 7


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Speak only English : 13,777

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 358

Speak English less than "very well" : 330

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 84

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 38

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 44

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Canton Township, Illinois

  • German: 2,904   (24.9%)
  • United States Or American: 1,782   (15.3%)
  • English: 1,744   (15.0%)
  • Irish: 1,253   (10.8%)
  • Other Groups: 921   (7.9%)
  • Dutch: 461   (4.0%)
  • Italian: 340   (2.9%)
  • Scottish: 325   (2.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 321   (2.8%)
  • Croatian: 288   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 270   (2.3%)
  • Polish: 177   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 169   (1.5%)
  • Welsh: 108   (0.9%)
  • British: 63   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 58   (0.5%)
  • European: 49   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 40   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 36   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 32   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 31   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 31   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 29   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 28   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 27   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 19   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 19   (0.2%)
  • Estonian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 14   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 13   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 12   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 8   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 7   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Canton Township, Illinois is 15,329



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Canton Township, Illinois: 8,414
Female Population in Canton Township, Illinois: 6,915


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Canton Township, Illinois: 37.5
Median Female Resident Age in Canton Township, Illinois: 44.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Canton Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

39.0

Female

44.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

34.6

Male

34.9

Female

23.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.0

Male

30.3

Female

27.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

38.3

Female

34.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

33.5

Male

33.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

31.5

Male

31.7

Female

17.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.8

Male

13.8

Female

17.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.0

Male

31.3

Female

23.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.6

Male

39.1

Female

44.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Canton Township, Illinois


  • White: 13,909
  • African American: 1,115
  • American Indian: 34
  • Asian: 72
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 17
  • Some Other Race: 63
  • Two or More Races: 119



(updated 2013)













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