Canton Township, Michigan

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Canton Charter Township, Michigan
Township
Motto: Michigan's Community of Vision.
Location of Canton within Michigan
Coordinates: 42°18′31″N 83°28′56″W / 42.30861°N 83.48222°W / 42.30861; -83.48222Coordinates: 42°18′31″N 83°28′56″W / 42.30861°N 83.48222°W / 42.30861; -83.48222
Country United States United States
State Michigan
County Wayne
Settled 1825
Organized 1834
Government
 • Supervisor Thomas Yack
Area
 • Total 93.2 km2 (36.0 sq mi)
 • Land 93.2 km2 (36.0 sq mi)
 • Water 0.0 km2 (0.0 sq mi)  0.0%
Elevation 207 m (679 ft)
Population (2000)
 • Total 86,539
 • Density 819.0/km2 (2,121.5/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Canton, Michigan is a township in Wayne County in the U.S. state of Michigan. About 85,539 people live in it according to an educated guess of the U.S. Census Bureau. The FBI decided that it is the 20th safest city in the United States.[1]

References[change | edit source]

  1. Morgan Quitno Awards