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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 2017, Anderson has a population of 1,977 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 is located in the (417) area code.
The ZIP code for Anderson: 64831<4>
Population Details ...
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 (with a count of 1,856 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Anderson had an population of 1,977 people. This is an increase of 0.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.52% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Anderson.
Communities near Anderson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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Websites 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.
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019