Canton, South Dakota is located about 20 minutes south of Sioux Falls. It is nestled in the beautiful rolling hills of the Sioux Valley with the Big Sioux River bordering the town on the east, and has a population of about 3,050 residents. It is a small community, but it is steadily growing. Canton received the South Dakota Community of the Year Award in 2004 and 2011.
Residents and visitors of Canton enjoy the many parks and recreational areas that the town has to offer. Newton Hills State Park is an idyllic place to picnic or camp, and it also offers horseback riding, has several nature trails, and cross country skiing in the winter. Canton also hosts several annual festivals and events, inculding the annual car show and the annual Christmas parade, among others. Residents enjoy these events each year, making Canton an ideal place to settle down for young families.
The Canton School District serves all students in Canton. It consists of three schools: Lawrence Elementary School (grades K-5), Canton Middle School (grades 6-8), and Canton High School (grades 9-12). The district contains approximately 900 students.
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