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Welcome to Anderson ...

The Town of Anderson is located in Burnett County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Anderson has a population of 399 people<3> (see below for details).

Anderson is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Anderson: (715) & (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Anderson had an population of 399 people. This is an increase of 0.25% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.26% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Anderson had a population of 398 people. This makes Anderson the county's 18th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 398 people, the population of Anderson increased 6.99% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 372 people).

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

Communities Also Named Anderson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Anderson: This one is located in Burnett County and the other is located in Iron County.

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.

  • North Branch [Chisago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Branch
    • North Branch [Chisago County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Anderson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,834 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Branch
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Branch<7>
  • Rush City [Chisago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rush City
    • Rush City [Chisago County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Anderson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,222 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rush City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rush City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rush City<7>
  • Pine City [Pine County]
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    • Pine City [Pine County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Anderson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,152 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine City<7>
  • Branch [Chisago County]
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    • Branch [Chisago County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Anderson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Braham [Isanti County]
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      • Braham [Isanti County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Anderson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,850 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Braham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Braham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Braham<7>
    • Eureka [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eureka
      • Eureka [Polk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Anderson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,659 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eureka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eureka
    • Rock Creek [Pine County]
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      • Rock Creek [Pine County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Anderson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,658 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Creek<7>
    • Grantsburg [Burnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grantsburg
      • Grantsburg [Burnett County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Anderson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,296 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsburg
    • Milltown [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milltown
      • Milltown [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Anderson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,233 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milltown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milltown
    • Harris [Chisago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harris
      • Harris [Chisago County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Anderson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,189 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harris
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harris<7>

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 Wisconsin

About Burnett County

About Wisconsin

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 Burnett County: www.burnettcounty.com/gov/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Burnett, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anderson.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anderson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Anderson) 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 Anderson. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AndersonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anderson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6997, Longitude: -92.7699       In this case, the coordinates for Anderson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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