Living in Canton

Canton is a vibrant community that offers a welcoming blend of charm, progressive spirit and endless opportunities for all. In Canton, you’ll find exciting and new possibilities for growth within an authentic, inviting community that deeply cares about the City’s future and unrivaled quality of life. Conveniently between Atlanta and the Blue Ridge Mountains, the city offers scenic views of foothills and the Etowah River, flowing through our City. Additionally, it includes great shopping, dining, events, arts and exceptional parks! 

This wonderful suburb of Atlanta has a population of approximately 27,127. This city is located in Cherokee County and offers its residents the duality of a suburban feel, and most residents tend to rent homes. There are numerous parks in Canton, perfect for a day out for many families to enjoy. The public school system in Canton is highly rated as well! This area gives you that mall town, country feel, to an extent while also giving you suburban living! We believe Canton holds something for everyone, consider yourself invited! 


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Living in Canton

Canton Area Schools

Canton Area Schools (Cherokee County School District)


Arnold Mill Elementary School

Avery Elementary School

Ball Ground Elementary School STEM Academy

Bascomb Elementary School

Boston Elementary School

Carmel Elementary School

Clark Creek Elementary School STEM Academy

Clayton Elementary School

Free Home Elementary School

Hasty Elementary School Fine Arts Academy

Hickory Flat Elementary School

Holly Springs Elementary School STEM Academy

Indian Knoll Elementary School

Johnston Elementary School

Knox Elementary School STEM Academy

Liberty Elementary School

Little River Elementary School

Macedonia Elementary School

Mountain Road Elementary School

Oak Grove Elementary School Fine Arts Academy

R.M. Moore Elementary School STEM Academy

Sixes Elementary School

Woodstock Elementary School


Creekland Middle School

Dean Rusk Middle School

E.T. Booth Middle School

Freedom Middle School

Mill Creek Middle School

Teasley Middle School

Woodstock Middle School


Cherokee High School

Creekview High School

Etowah High School

River Ridge High School

Sequoyah High School

Woodstock High School

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Updated: 26th May, 2022 4:25 AM (UTC).