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Welcome to Anthony ...

The city of Anthony is located in Harper County and is the County Seat for Harper County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Anthony has a population of 2,178 people<1> (see below for details).

Anthony is 1,350 feet [411 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Anthony is located in the (620) area code.

The ZIP code for Anthony: 67003<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Anthony had a population of 2,269 people (which is 37.6% of the total population of Harper County). This makes Anthony the county's most populous community.

The population of Anthony represents 0.08% of the total population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 109th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,269 people, the population of Anthony decreased 7.01% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 2,440 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Anthony had an population of 2,178 people. This is a decrease of 4.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.74% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Anthony ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Anthony and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Argonia   [Map]   482   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Attica   [Map]   577   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bluff City   [Map]   60   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Danville   [Map]   35   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Duquoin   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Freeport   [Map]   5   E   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Anthony ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Anthony - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Ontario, Rhode Island, Texas (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anthony. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anthony. 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 Anthony. Our list includes 18 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anthony ...

Looking for more information about Anthony? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Anthony, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Anthony.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Anthony. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harper County: www.harpercounty.org/

The official website for State of Kansas: www.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anthony - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Anthony). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Anthony or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Anthony. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Anthony) 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 Anthony. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anthony

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anthony. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1539, Longitude: -98.0295     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Anthony have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Anthony.