Anoka Anoka County, Minnesota

Anoka: City in and county seat of Anoka County, Minnesota

Anoka locator map
Location of Anoka on Minnesota map.

About

Anoka is a city located in the county of Anoka in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 17,142 and a population density of 923 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,517 inhabitants.

The city was created 177 years ago in 1843.

Anoka Minnesota Main Street image
Anoka Minnesota Main Street
Anoka Minnesota Main Street image

Geography

Anoka is located at 45°11'52"N 93°23'14"W (45.1977400, -93.3871800). It has 3 neighbors: Andover, Champlin and Coon Rapids.

Anoka map

Anoka Quick Facts

Population : 17,517 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Anoka County
Postal code : 55303
Phone Area Codes : 763
Area : 18.57 km2
Altitude : 879 feet / 268 meters
Capital city : Anoka is capital of Anoka County
Establishment : January 01, 1844 (177 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 19:26:16 (19th October 2021)
Density : 943 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.14% (2010-2020)

Anoka has 3 neighbours.

  • Andover city in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
  • Champlin city in Hennepin County, Minnesota
  • Coon Rapids city in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States

Demographics

The population of Anoka increased by 2.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,142 - census
2011 17,176 0.2% estimation process
2012 17,261 0.49% estimation process
2013 17,265 0.02% estimation process
2014 17,301 0.21% estimation process
2015 17,358 0.33% estimation process
2016 17,403 0.26% estimation process
2017 17,469 0.38% estimation process
2018 17,527 0.33% estimation process
2019 17,549 0.13% estimation process
2020 17,517 -0.18% estimation process

Anoka zip code is 55303. County name: Anoka, County fips: 27003

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People born in Anoka (26)

People born in Anoka, including author, storyteller, humorist, voice actor, and radio personality Garrison Keillor, broadcast journalist, author, television personality and female empowerment advocate Gretchen Carlson, football player Dick Wildung, you can see a list of people who born in Anoka.

  • Bob Harstad (American former professional basketball player) he was born in 07/02/1969
  • David S. Doty (United States federal judge) he was born in 01/01/1929
  • Elmer Brandell (American baseball player) he was born in 03/09/1894
  • Herbert Funk Goodrich (American judge) he was born in 29/07/1889
  • Reggie Berg (American ice hockey player) he was born in 18/09/1976
  • Larry Constantine (American software engineer) he was born in 14/02/1943
  • Matt Sorteberg (American ice hockey defenceman) he was born in 02/03/1986
  • Steve Alley (American ice hockey player) he was born in 29/12/1953
  • Richard K. Sorenson (United States Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 28/08/1924
  • Robert Stewart Sparks (American politician) he was born in 31/03/1871
  • Sean Nienow (American politician) he was born in 09/03/1968
  • Todd Dusosky (American soccer player) he was born in 12/05/1976
  • Troy Dusosky (American soccer player) he was born in 12/05/1976
  • John R. Milton (American writer) he was born in 24/05/1924
  • Bonnie Erickson (American costume designer) she was born in 01/01/2000
  • Tod Hartje (American ice hockey player) he was born in 27/02/1968
  • Berkley Scott (American ice hockey player) he was born in 08/11/1990
  • Ross Ring-Jarvi (American ice hockey player) he was born in 27/05/1987

Schools in Anoka

College & universities near Anoka, MN

Code Name City ZIP
172954 Anoka Technical College Anoka (MN) 55303

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Anoka, MN

Code Name Address Type
MSP Saint Paul Union Depot Midway Station RAIL
SCD St. Cloud 555 East St. Germain Street RAIL
RDW Red Wing station 420 Levee Street RAIL

Post offices near Anoka

Post Office Name City ZIP
Anoka Post Office Anoka (MN) 55303

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Anoka County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Anoka County , MN. (more)

City Name Population Title
Blaine 66,697 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Coon Rapids 62,935 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Ramsey 28,523 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Fridley 27,857 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, USA
Lino Lakes 22,427 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Columbia Heights 20,381 City in Anoka County, Minnesota
Ham Lake 16,943 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
East Bethel 12,102 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Oak Grove 9,027 City in Minnesota, United States
Saint Francis 8,065 City in Anoka and Isanti counties, Minnesota, United States
Linwood 5,464 Unincorporated community in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Circle Pines 4,928 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Nowthen 4,732 City in Minnesota, United States
Columbus 4,211 City in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Centerville 4,034 City in Minnesota, United States
Hilltop 764 City in Minnesota, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Anoka distances to largest Minnesota cities