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Welcome to Anson ...

Anson is located in Chippewa County.

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

Anson is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Anson: (715) and (534)<3>

Communities near Anson ...

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 driven.<4>.

Community   2018<5>
Population
DirDistance
Altoona   [Map]   7,794   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bloomer   [Map]   3,504   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Chippewa Falls   [Map]   14,180   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Eagle Point   [Map]   3,165   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Eau Claire   [Map]   68,866   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lafayette   [Map]   5,979   S   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Anson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Anson - they are located in Kansas, Maine, Missouri, Ontario and Texas.

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

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 Anson. 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 Anson. 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 Anson.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chippewa County: www.co.chippewa.wi.us/

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

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

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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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 from Point A (ie- Anson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9808, Longitude: -91.2868     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Anson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anson.

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