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Town of Anderson, Wisconsin
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Welcome to Anderson ...

The Town of Anderson is located in Iron County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, the Town of Anderson has a population of 57 people<1> (see below for details).

Anderson is 1,720 feet [524 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Anderson lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Anderson and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Telephone area codes for Anderson: (715) and (534)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Anderson had a population of 58 people. This makes Anderson the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 58 people, the population of Anderson decreased 4.92% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 61 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Anderson had an population of 57 people. This is a decrease of 1.72% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.56% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Anderson.

Communities near Anderson ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Ironwood (MI)   [Map]   5,002   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Ashland   [Map]   583   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hurley   [Map]   1,493   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jacobs   [Map]   704   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kimball   [Map]   491   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mellen   [Map]   700   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Anderson.

Communities Also Named Anderson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Anderson: This one is located in Iron County and the other is located in Burnett County.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Anderson.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anderson. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anderson. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Anderson.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Anderson:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anderson ...

Looking for more information about Anderson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Anderson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Anderson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Anderson.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Anderson. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Anderson. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anderson.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anderson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Anderson.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Anderson. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Anderson) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Anderson. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Anderson

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anderson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3436, Longitude: -90.4657     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Anderson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Anderson.



 
 
 

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