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Canton Real Estate Report in Real-Time for 2019
Priced from $1,000 to $2,250,000.
About Canton NCCanton, North Carolina, is located in Haywood County and only 20 miles from Asheville. This vibrant and family-friendly community boasts natural scenic views from the Pigeon River and Southern Appalachian Mountains. Canton is safe and welcoming with a local government proud of its support of small businesses and a vibrant downtown. Canton appeals to residents from all walks of life; however, it’s a perfect place to raise a family. Here at Keller Williams Professionals of Asheville, we help our clients find the perfect Western North Carolina community to call home. Canton offers both older architecture and new construction to provide a variety of options for your next home. Our highly trained real estate brokers are equipped with the knowledge and enthusiasm to help you with all of your real estate needs.
History and CultureCanton, North Carolina was named after a city in Ohio of the same name in 1893 where the steel bridge over the Pigeon River originated. Its history is tied to the paper mill that opened in 1907 and continues to employ many Canton residents. Today, Canton’s industry thrives through local businesses and a culture of hard work and community support. The Canton Area Historical Museum provides an overview of the history of Canton for today’s residents and visitors to enjoy. From the historic Colonial Theatre to the Locust Fields Cemetery, Canton’s rich history is on display throughout the town.
Things to Do – Activities, Attractions, and Restaurants
With close proximity to both Asheville and the Pisgah National Forest, Canton offers entertainment options for everyone. The Pigeon River Scenic Walking Trail provides access to hiking, biking and picnic areas for outdoor enthusiasts. Haywood County is home to six golf courses, including Woodmont Golf and Country Club in Canton.
Foodies will love Canton’s selection of dining options. Local favorites include Southern Porch, Black Bear Café, and JRO’s Burgers and Subs. Also, the popular, craft brewery scene gives residents the best of local beers at the BearWaters Brewing Company.
The town offers events throughout the year. Each Labor Day residents and visitors enjoy the Labor Day Festival. On summer Friday nights, live music plays at Pickin’ in the Park.
A Place to Call Home – Living in Canton
Make Canton the location for your next home. Especially for families and entrepreneurs looking for a place to grow a business, Canton creates a wonderful and supportive atmosphere.
For families, Canton offers strong values centered around quality schools and youth activities. The tree-lined streets and established neighbors make getting settled easy. Canton is safe and welcoming with a vibrant feel.
For residents young and old, Canton provides small-town charm with easy access to bigger cities like Asheville and Greenville, South Carolina. This small, mountain town is a great place to call home.
Make a Move Today
With a low cost of living, a quaint downtown, and friendly, southern charm, Canton is a great place to call home. Make Canton your home by partnering with Keller Williams Professionals of Asheville. We’re equipped to help you buy your next home or sell your current home. We specialize in home sales in Western North Carolina, including the popular and growing community of Canton. Let us help you make a move today!