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Welcome to Anita ...

Anita is located in Johnson County<1>.

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

Anita is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Anita lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Anita ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Anita - they are located in Alabama, California, Florida (2), Georgia, Iowa, Montana, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Anita ...

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

  • Greenwood [Johnson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwood
    • Greenwood [Johnson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Anita
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,458 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood<5>
  • Franklin [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Johnson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Anita
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,608 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
  • Martinsville [Morgan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsville
    • Martinsville [Morgan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Anita
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,669 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsville<5>
  • Mooresville [Morgan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mooresville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mooresville
    • Mooresville [Morgan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Anita
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,788 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mooresville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mooresville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bargersville [Johnson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bargersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bargersville
      • Bargersville [Johnson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Anita
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,076 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bargersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bargersville<5>
    • New Whiteland [Johnson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Whiteland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Whiteland
      • New Whiteland [Johnson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Anita
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,241 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Whiteland
    • Edinburgh [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edinburgh
      • Edinburgh [Johnson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Anita
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,590 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinburgh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburgh<5>
    • Whiteland [Johnson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whiteland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whiteland
      • Whiteland [Johnson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Anita
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,532 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whiteland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whiteland<5>
    • Southport [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southport
      • Southport [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Anita
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,770 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southport<5>
    • Brooklyn [Morgan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooklyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooklyn
      • Brooklyn [Morgan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Anita
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,597 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooklyn<5>

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anita. 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 Anita.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anita ...

Looking for more information about Anita? 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 Anita, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Anita.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Indiana

About Johnson County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Johnson County: www.co.johnson.in.us/

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Johnson, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anita - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Anita) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anita. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4259, Longitude: -86.1914       In this case, the coordinates for Anita have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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