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Welcome to Anderson ...
The location of Anderson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Anderson has a population of 55,076 people<2> (see below for details).
Anderson is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Anderson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Anderson: (765)
The ZIP codes for Anderson: 46011-46018<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Anderson had a population of 56,129 people (which is 42.64% of the total population of Madison County). This makes Anderson the county's most populous community.
The population of Anderson represents 0.87% of the population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 13th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 56,129 people, the population of Anderson decreased 6.04% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 59,734 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Anderson had an population of 55,076 people. This is a decrease of 1.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.8% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Anderson.
Communities near Anderson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Anderson and not the distance if driven.<5>.
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 70 communities that are also named Anderson - they are located in Alabama (3), Alaska, Arkansas (3), British Columbia, California, Georgia (7), Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, 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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Anderson:
Websites 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Anderson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Anderson.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Anderson: www.cityofanderson.com/
The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019