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Aneta, North Dakota

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The location of Aneta

Welcome to Aneta ...

The city of Aneta is located in Nelson County.

The location of Aneta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Aneta has a population of 205 people<2> (see below for details).

Aneta is 1,500 feet [457 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Aneta is within the boundaries of the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Aneta had a population of 222 people (which is 7.1% of the total population of Nelson County). This makes Aneta the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Aneta represents 0.03% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 195th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 222 people, the population of Aneta decreased 21.83% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 284 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Aneta had an population of 205 people. This is a decrease of 7.66% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 27.82% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Aneta ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Binford   [Map]   170   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Cooperstown   [Map]   919   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Finley   [Map]   425   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jessie   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Larimore   [Map]   1,286   NE   23 miles [37 km]
McVille   [Map]   331   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aneta.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aneta. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aneta. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aneta.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aneta:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aneta ...

Looking for more information about Aneta? 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 Aneta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aneta.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aneta.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aneta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Aneta) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aneta. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aneta

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aneta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6789, Longitude: -97.9893     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Aneta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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