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Welcome to Anthon ...

The city of Anthon is located in Woodbury County<1>.

The location of Anthon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Anthon has a population of 560 people<3> (see below for details).

Anthon is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<4>.

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<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 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).

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 (which had a count of 649 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Anthon ...

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

  • Moville [Woodbury County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moville
    • Moville [Woodbury County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Anthon
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,610 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moville<7>
  • Kingsley [Plymouth County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsley
    • Kingsley [Plymouth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Anthon
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,401 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingsley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingsley<7>
  • Holstein [Ida County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holstein have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holstein
    • Holstein [Ida County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Anthon
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holstein
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holstein<7>
  • Mapleton [Monona County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mapleton
    • Mapleton [Monona County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Anthon
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,168 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mapleton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mapleton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lawton [Woodbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawton
      • Lawton [Woodbury County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Anthon
      • Estimated population in 2018: 965 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawton
    • Correctionville [Woodbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Correctionville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Correctionville
      • Correctionville [Woodbury County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Anthon
      • Estimated population in 2018: 800 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Correctionville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Correctionville<7>
    • Battle Creek [Ida County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Battle Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Battle Creek
      • Battle Creek [Ida County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Anthon
      • Estimated population in 2018: 690 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battle Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Battle Creek<7>
    • Pierson [Woodbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pierson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pierson
      • Pierson [Woodbury County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Anthon
      • Estimated population in 2018: 353 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pierson
    • Danbury [Woodbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
      • Danbury [Woodbury County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Anthon
      • Estimated population in 2018: 339 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<7>
    • Bronson [Woodbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bronson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bronson
      • Bronson [Woodbury County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Anthon
      • Estimated population in 2018: 319 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronson

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 Anthon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Anthon.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Anthon. See our Newspapers 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.

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About Woodbury County

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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>If you're interested in how the shape of Iowa's counties, including Woodbury, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anthon.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anthon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Anthon. Since we usually use Google Maps, 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       In this case, the coordinates for Anthon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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