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Aneta, North Dakota

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Welcome to Aneta ...

The city of Aneta is located in Nelson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Aneta has a population of 207 people<1> (see below for details).

Aneta is 1,500 feet [457 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Aneta is located in 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 2016 Census Estimates, Aneta had an population of 207 people. This is a decrease of 6.76% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 27.11% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Aneta ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Aneta and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016
Binford   [Map]   172   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Cooperstown   [Map]   928   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Finley   [Map]   437   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jessie   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Larimore   [Map]   1,304   NE   23 miles [37 km]
McVille   [Map]   336   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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aneta. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Aneta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Aneta.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Aneta. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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.

The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Aneta. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aneta

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aneta. The point that we are using 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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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Aneta.