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Welcome to Anderson ...

Anderson is located in Fremont County<1>.

Anderson is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Anderson: (712)

Communities Also Named Anderson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 70 communities that are also named Anderson - they are located in Alabama (3), Alaska, Arkansas (3), British Columbia, California, Georgia (7), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Michigan (8), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana (2), Nevada (2), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio (3), Oklahoma (2), Ontario (2), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee (5), Texas, Virginia, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (3).

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

Communities near Anderson ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Anderson.

  • Nebraska City [Otoe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nebraska City
    • Nebraska City [Otoe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,292 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nebraska City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nebraska City<4>
  • Glenwood [Mills County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
    • Glenwood [Mills County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,389 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<4>
  • Shenandoah [Page County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shenandoah have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shenandoah
    • Shenandoah [Page County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,820 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shenandoah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shenandoah<4>
  • Malvern [Mills County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malvern
    • Malvern [Mills County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,115 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malvern
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malvern<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hamburg [Fremont County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamburg
      • Hamburg [Fremont County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,060 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamburg<4>
    • Sidney [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sidney
      • Sidney [Fremont County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,047 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sidney
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sidney<4>
    • Tabor [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tabor
      • Tabor [Fremont County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 989 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tabor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tabor<4>
    • Essex [Page County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Essex have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Essex
      • Essex [Page County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 739 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Essex
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Essex<4>
    • Murray [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murray
      • Murray [Cass County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 485 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murray
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murray<4>
    • Emerson [Mills County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emerson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emerson
      • Emerson [Mills County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 449 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emerson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emerson<4>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anderson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Anderson.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Anderson.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Anderson. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 Page for Anderson.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Fremont County: www.co.fremont.ia.us/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Iowa's counties, including Fremont, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anderson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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 Anderson

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anderson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8003, Longitude: -95.6045    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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