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Welcome to Anderson ...

Anderson is located in Todd County<1>.

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

Anderson is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Anderson lies within the (270) area code.

Communities Also Named Anderson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kentucky communities named Anderson: This one is located in Todd County and the other is located in Logan County.

Beyond Kentucky, 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), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (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.

Communities near Anderson ...

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

  • Clarksville [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarksville
    • Clarksville [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 158,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksville<5>
  • Oak Grove [Christian County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Grove
    • Oak Grove [Christian County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,320 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Grove<5>
  • Russellville [Logan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Russellville
    • Russellville [Logan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,109 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russellville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Russellville<5>
  • Louise Heights [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louise Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louise Heights
    • Louise Heights [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2014: 5,715 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louise Heights
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elkton [Todd County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkton
      • Elkton [Todd County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,129 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkton<5>
    • Guthrie [Todd County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guthrie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guthrie
      • Guthrie [Todd County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,409 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guthrie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guthrie<5>
    • Wingate West [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wingate West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wingate West
      • Wingate West [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2014: 954 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wingate West
    • Pembroke [Christian County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pembroke
      • Pembroke [Christian County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 889 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembroke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<5>
    • Adairville [Logan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adairville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adairville
      • Adairville [Logan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 885 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adairville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adairville<5>
    • Adams [Robertson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adams
      • Adams [Robertson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 671 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adams
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adams<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 Anderson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Anderson.

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

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Anderson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Anderson.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Kentucky

About Todd County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Todd, 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 Anderson - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Anderson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anderson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6959, Longitude: -87.1703       In this case, the coordinates for Anderson 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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