The Canaan Census Designated Place had a population of 569 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Canaan: Canaan Village.
|Population in Households||566|
|Population in Familes||448|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Median Household Income||$55,379|
|Average Household Income||$60,965|
|Per Capita Income||$25,959|
|Total Housing Units||274 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||180 (65.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||72 (26.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||22 ( 8.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$167,000|
|Average Home Value||$152,933|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.12%|
|Per Capita Income||2.55%|
The table below compares Canaan to the other 97 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Hampshire by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 44||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 69||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 57||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 80||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Hampshire Census Data Comparison Tool.