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Welcome to Ansonville ...

The town of Ansonville is located in Anson County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Ansonville: AN-sun-vil<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ansonville has a population of 587 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ansonville.

Ansonville is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<5>.

Time Zone: Ansonville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Ansonville: (704) and (980)<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ansonville had an population of 587 people. This is a decrease of 6.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.7% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ansonville had a population of 631 people. This makes Ansonville the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 631 people, the population of Ansonville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 636 people).

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

Adding Ansonville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Ansonville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ansonville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ansonville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ansonville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Ansonville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Ansonville - they are located in Ontario and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Ansonville ...

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

  • Albemarle [Stanly County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albemarle
    • Albemarle [Stanly County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the north of Ansonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,344 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albemarle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albemarle<8>
  • Wadesboro [Anson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wadesboro
    • Wadesboro [Anson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the south of Ansonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,242 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadesboro<8>
  • Marshville [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marshville
    • Marshville [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Ansonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,835 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marshville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshville<8>
  • Norwood [Stanly County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwood
    • Norwood [Stanly County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the north of Ansonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,469 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwood<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Polkton [Anson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Polkton
      • Polkton [Anson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the southwest of Ansonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,288 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polkton
    • Oakboro [Stanly County]
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      • Oakboro [Stanly County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Ansonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,928 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oakboro<8>
    • Mount Gilead [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Gilead
      • Mount Gilead [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the northeast of Ansonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,141 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Gilead
    • Ellerbe [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellerbe
      • Ellerbe [Richmond County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the east of Ansonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 968 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellerbe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellerbe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellerbe<8>
    • Red Cross [Stanly County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Cross
      • Red Cross [Stanly County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northwest of Ansonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 769 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Cross have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Cross
    • Lilesville [Anson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lilesville
      • Lilesville [Anson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the southeast of Ansonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 482 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lilesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lilesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lilesville<8>

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 Ansonville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ansonville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ansonville ...

Looking for more information about Ansonville? 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 Ansonville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ansonville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Anson County: www.co.anson.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Anson, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Ansonville. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ansonville.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ansonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Ansonville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ansonville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AnsonvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ansonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1042, Longitude: -80.1096       In this case, the coordinates for Ansonville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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