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Welcome to Anthon ...

The city of Anthon is located in Woodbury County.

The location of Anthon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Anthon has a population of 560 people<2> (see below for details).

Anthon is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Anthon is within the boundaries of the (712) area code.

The ZIP code for Anthon: 51004<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Anthon had a population of 565 people. This makes Anthon the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Anthon represents 0.02% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 423rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 565 people, the population of Anthon decreased 12.94% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 649 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Anthon had an population of 560 people. This is a decrease of 0.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.71% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Anthon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Anthon and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Battle Creek   [Map]   690   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bronson   [Map]   319   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Correctionville   [Map]   801   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Danbury   [Map]   340   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Holstein   [Map]   1,364   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kingsley   [Map]   1,426   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Anthon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Anthon - it's located in Oklahoma.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anthon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anthon. 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 Anthon.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anthon ...

Looking for more information about Anthon? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Anthon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Anthon.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Iowa

About Woodbury County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Woodbury County: www.woodbury-ia.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anthon.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anthon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Anthon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Anthon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Anthon) 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 Anthon. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anthon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anthon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3881, Longitude: -95.8656     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Anthon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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