Canton, Illinois offers just two nursing homes to choose from, which is not a ton of options. We gave this city a city grade of B for based on the quality of its nursing homes. In fact, this city's city grade was far better than the city grade of facilities in the nearby city of Normal. While the nursing homes in Normal are not that bad, we found Canton to be in a totally different league. This city's nursing homes were better in some categories than others, but it didn't have any weak links in any of the four major categories. Additional information about these categories is available in the next section.
On top of a favorable overall score, the nursing homes in this city also received one of our better grades in our short-term care category with a grade of B+. Strong scores in this category generally mean the city's facilities offer high physical therapy staffing levels. Canton received good inspection reports this year as well, earning a B in this category. Wrapping up its impressive report card, we gave Canton favorable grades for our nursing and long-term care categories as well.