Canton, SD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,267 housing units in Canton. This represents a 7.4% growth from 1,180 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,114 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 153 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Canton is about 71.1%. Canton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.1%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Canton were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom13%
Two Bedrooms30.50%
Three Bedrooms37.70%
Four Bedrooms14%
Five Bedrooms or more4.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.69
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$75,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.88
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$362

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.50%
Home Equity Loan4.50%
Simple Mortgage52.90%
Debt Free37.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.4%