Canton, Ohio

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Canton
Canton City Hall
Canton, Ohio is located in Ohio
Canton
Coordinates: 40°47′56″N 81°22′42″W / 40.79889°N 81.37833°W / 40.79889; -81.37833Coordinates: 40°47′56″N 81°22′42″W / 40.79889°N 81.37833°W / 40.79889; -81.37833
Area
 • Land 50 km2 (21 sq mi)
Population (2000)US Census Bureau
 • Total 80,806
 • Density 1,518.5/km2 (3,933.0/sq mi)

Canton is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county seat of Stark County. Canton became a city in 1822. It was the home of president William McKinley, The Pro Football Hall of Fame is in Canton.[1]

Reference[change | change source]

  1. "Canton (Ohio)." Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia. 2010. Grolier Online. 16 Apr. 2010 <http://gme.grolier.com/article?assetid=0051030-0>.