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Welcome to Anoka ...

The village of Anoka is located in Boyd County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Anoka has a population of 6 people<1> (see below for details).

The origin (or the toponymy) of Anoka: A Native American (Dakota) word meaning 'on both sides'.

Anoka is 1,650 feet [503 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Anoka: (402) and (531)<3>

The ZIP code for Anoka: 68722<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Anoka had a population of 6 people. This makes Anoka the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6 people, the population of Anoka decreased 40% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Anoka had an population of 6 people (or a decrease of 40% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Anoka ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Fort Randall   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Anoka

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Spencer   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Anoka

Bonesteel   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Anoka

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Pickstown   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Anoka

Located in Charles Mix County (SD)

Unorganized Territory of East Gregory   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Anoka

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Fairfax   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Anoka

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Saint Charles   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Anoka

Located in Gregory County (SD)

Naper   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Anoka

Bristow   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Anoka

Unorganized Territory of Southeast Gregory   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Anoka

Located in Gregory County (SD)

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

Communities Also Named Anoka ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Anoka - they are located in Indiana, Minnesota and New York.

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

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 Anoka. 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 Anoka. 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 Anoka.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anoka ...

Looking for more information about Anoka? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Nebraska

About Boyd County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anoka.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anoka - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Anoka). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Anoka or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Anoka) 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 Anoka. 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 Anoka

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anoka. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9477, Longitude: -98.8309     [Map].

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