Canton is located in the county of Wayne. It covers a total area of 93 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, aviation, arts and crafts, automotive, finance, building materials, construction, manufacturing, apparel, information technology, continental restaurants, insurance, metal, real estate, telecommunication, logistics and tourism. Commercial spaces are utilized by educational institutions, tourism information facilities, sporting goods outlet, shopping centers, seafood restaurants, recreation centers, parks and marinas.