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Anderson is a city in Anderson County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for Revolutionary War Gen. Robert Anderson
The latitude of Anderson is 34.503N. The longitude is -82.65W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 787 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 25,563.
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8% of Anderson residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Anderson ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Anderson was $18,577, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Anderson residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Anderson include Anderson Downtown Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Anderson, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $357. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $803.
Libraries in Anderson include Anderson County Library, Westside Community Center Brance ... View libraries
Newspapers in Anderson include Anderson Independent-Mail
TV stations in Anderson include WBSC.
Anderson County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Anderson political report.
The average commute time for Anderson workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Anderson between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.6 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Hotels in Anderson include Country Inn & Suites Anderson, Fairfield Inn Anderson, Holiday Inn Express Anderson, Holiday Inn Express Suites Anderson, Jameson Inn Anderson, La Quinta Inn Anderson, Mainstay Suites Anderson, Park Inn Anderson, Quality Inn, Ramada Inn ... More hotels.
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