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Welcome to Anson ...
Anson is located in Somerset County.
The location of Anson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Anson has a population of 2,401 people<2> (see below for details).
Anson is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Anson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Anson lies within the (207) area code.
The ZIP code for Anson: 04911<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Anson had a population of 2,511 people. This makes Anson the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Anson represents 0.19% of the population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 142nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,511 people, the population of Anson decreased 2.79% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,583 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Anson had an population of 2,401 people. This is a decrease of 4.38% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.05% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Anson.
Communities near Anson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Anson and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Anson.
Communities Also Named Anson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Anson - they are located in Kansas, Missouri, Ontario, Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Anson.
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 Anson:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anson ...
Looking for more information about Anson? 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 Anson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Anson.
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019