The Canaan Census Designated Place had a population of 565 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Canaan is located at latitude 43.6503 and longitude -72.016 in Grafton County. The formal boundaries for the Canaan Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Grafton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 958 feet.
The Canaan Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629718) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Canaan population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Canaan: Canaan Village.
|Population in Households||562|
|Population in Familes||443|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||272 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||175 (64.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||76 (27.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||21 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$154,054|
|Average Home Value||$157,615|
|Median Household Income||$53,928|
|Average Household Income||$61,146|
|Per Capita Income||$25,837|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.99%|
|Per Capita Income||1.47%|
The table below compares Canaan to the other 97 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Hampshire by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 79||20th|
|Population Density1||# 45||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 66||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 49||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 76||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Hampshire Census Data Comparison Tool.