Canton is a city in Madison County, Mississippi. It is the county seat of Madison County, and situated in the northern part of the metropolitan area surrounding the state capital, Jackson.
There is a low median age in the population of Canton, which is representative of the large majority of the people who belong to a younger generation.
In Canton, the [average listing price is $202,704] this year, a small 2.3 percent drop from the year prior. In terms of inventory, the number of homes on the market decreased slightly last year by 2.9 percent, with 66 listings on the market in this year. If you are trying to avoid the city rush then you will find what you want in Canton, where you can enjoy all the good things about country living. There are quite a few properties with fireplaces here, which can help keep you warm when it is cold outside. Quite a few homes in this area feature granite kitchens, a luxury that might not make you cook any better but will give you beautiful surroundings.