Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Canton, MS
Canton is a city in Madison County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 12,911 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Madison County, and situated in the northern part of the metropolitan area surrounding the state capital, Jackson. Canton was the birhplace of George Doherty (1920-1987), a football player for the Buffalo Bills in 1947, who later coached at the high school and college levels in Louisiana, and John McCrady (1911–1968), a notable artist. Canton is also the birthplace of L.C. Greenwood (1946- ). Greenwood was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers as a 10th-round draft choice in 1969 and for 12 seasons, Greenwood was the Steelers' starting defensive left end. Greenwood started in six AFC championship games and in Super Bowls IX, X, XIII, and XIV. Founded in Can...
||Population (as of 2000)|
||Square Miles of Land||3.0
||Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)|
||Square Miles of Water||$61,100
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||Number of Businesses (as of 2003)||$32,368,000
||Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)|
||Number of Employees (as of 2003)||$184,436,000
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