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Welcome to Anderson ...

Anderson is located in Warren County<1>.

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

Anderson is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Anderson lies within the (908) area code.

Websites for Anderson ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.warrencountychamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Anderson, the following might be of interest:

Adding Anderson to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Anderson elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Anderson on a George F. Cram Map (1905).

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

Communities Also Named Anderson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that 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, Missouri (2), Montana (2), Nevada (2), 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.

Communities near Anderson ...

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

  • Easton [Northampton County]
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    • Easton [Northampton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,189 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton<5>
  • Phillipsburg [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phillipsburg
    • Phillipsburg [Warren County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,212 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillipsburg
  • Hackettstown [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hackettstown
    • Hackettstown [Warren County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,356 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hackettstown
  • Wilson [Northampton County]
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    • Wilson [Northampton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Anderson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,807 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bangor [Northampton County]
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      • Bangor [Northampton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,228 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bangor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bangor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bangor<5>
    • Pen Argyl [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pen Argyl
      • Pen Argyl [Northampton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,556 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pen Argyl have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pen Argyl
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pen Argyl<5>
    • Clinton [Hunterdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
      • Clinton [Hunterdon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,687 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Belvidere [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belvidere
      • Belvidere [Warren County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,561 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belvidere
    • East Bangor [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Bangor
      • East Bangor [Northampton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,628 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Bangor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bangor
    • Roseto [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roseto
      • Roseto [Northampton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Anderson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,540 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roseto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roseto<5>

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

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

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Anderson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Anderson.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Jersey

About Warren County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Warren County: www.co.warren.nj.us/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Warren, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Anderson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Anderson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anderson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7707, Longitude: -74.9191       In this case, the coordinates for Anderson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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