It was established in 1834, and named after the Chinese city of the same name, which is now Guangzhou.
Today, the town is known for its historic buildings, local school, lakes, colonial-style houses, and wildlife.
People Born in Canton
Canton in People's Lives
Miley Cyrus: I traveled here in 2011 to film scenes of the movie LOL, in which I played a young teen troubled over boyfriend issues.