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Welcome to Anderson ...
The city of Anderson is located in McDonald County.
The location of Anderson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Anderson has a population of 1,999 people<2> (see below for details).
Anderson is 980 feet [299 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 (417) area code.
The ZIP code for Anderson: 64831<4>
Websites for Anderson ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.andersonmo.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Anderson, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Anderson had an population of 1,999 people. This is an increase of 1.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.7% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Anderson had a population of 1,961 people (or 8.5% of the total population of McDonald County). This makes Anderson the county's most populous community.
The population of Anderson represents 0.03% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 241st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,961 people, the population of Anderson increased 5.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,856 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Anderson.
Communities Also Named Anderson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Missouri communities named Anderson: This one is located in McDonald County and the other is located in Putnam County.
Beyond Missouri, 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), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Michigan (8), Mississippi, 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.
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. Our list includes 5 papers. 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.
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 ...
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This page was last modified: 24 May 2020