Canton

Why you'd want to live in Canton

Canton was incorporated in 1836. Canton is the County Seat of Madison County. The City of Canton boasts a population of approximately 13,500. Canton is located twenty minutes from the capitol city of Jackson, Mississippi. Canton is in the center of the state between Memphis, Tennessee and New Orleans, Louisiana. Canton is home to the world famous Canton Flea Market Arts & Crafts Show. This is a bi-annual event held on the second Thursday of May and October. It began in 1965 with local artists displaying their paintings on the fence around the Historic Courthouse, and currently receives up to 100,000 visitors annually. Canton is the home of the oldest Hot Air Balloon race in Mississippi. via City of Canton

Canton Market Report

$223,569

AVERAGE PRICE OF 135 HOMES

$234,522

AVERAGE PRICE OF 27 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$609,633

AVERAGE PRICE OF 3 HOMES WITH A POOL

Average Home

Average Price $223,569
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.52 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

1 bedroom n/a
2 bedrooms $77,066
3 bedrooms $185,548
4 bedrooms $320,987
5 bedrooms $284,120
Canton Home Price Trends
  3/2018 2/2018 1/2018 12/2017 11/2017
Total Listings 123 120 106 104 104
Average Price $214,054 $211,362 $215,981 $237,211 $244,012
Avg Price Change +1.27% -2.19% -9.83% -2.87% -0.41%
Median Price $210,569 $215,062 $216,064 $217,827 $218,510
Med Price Change -2.13% -0.47% -0.82% -0.31% -2.04%
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.45 baths 2.4 baths 2.39 baths 2.49 baths 2.5 baths
Home Price by High School
School Name Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Market
Canton 51 $200,603 177 days
Canton Career Center 1 $100,000 114 days
Germantown High School 76 $237,376 85 days
Madison Central 6 $286,150 106 days
Velma Jackson 1 $93,600 57 days
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Market
All Homes 135 $223,569 121 days
Newly Built Homes 27 $234,522 159 days
Homes with a Pool 3 $609,633 149 days

School Data

Highly Rated Canton Schools

8

LUTHER BRANSON SCHOOL
Elementary School
Public

10
10

MADISON STATION ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Elementary School
Public

9

MANNSDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Elementary School
Public

9

GERMANTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Middle School
Public

10

MADISON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Middle School
Public