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Anamoose, North Dakota
Business district of Anamoose
Business district of Anamoose
Location of Anamoose, North Dakota
Location of Anamoose, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County McHenry
Area
 • Total 0.63 sq mi (1.64 km2)
 • Land 0.62 sq mi (1.61 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation
1,621 ft (494 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 230
 • Density 391.65/sq mi (151.18/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58710
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-02220
GNIS feature ID 1027700

Anamoose is a city in McHenry County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 230 at the 2020 census. It is part of the Minot Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Anamoose was established along the main line of the Soo Line Railroad in 1898 by Romanians who had come from Saskatchewan, Canada. The name is a corruption of the Chippewa word uhnemoosh, which means "female dog."

Geography

Anamoose is located at 47°52′52″N 100°14′31″W / 47.88111°N 100.24194°W / 47.88111; -100.24194 (47.881153, -100.241860).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.62 square miles (1.61 km2), of which 0.61 square miles (1.58 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 669
1920 563 −15.8%
1930 495 −12.1%
1940 478 −3.4%
1950 542 13.4%
1960 503 −7.2%
1970 401 −20.3%
1980 355 −11.5%
1990 277 −22.0%
2000 282 1.8%
2010 227 −19.5%
U.S. Decennial Census
2020 Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 227 people, 108 households, and 72 families residing in the city. The population density was 372.1 inhabitants per square mile (143.7/km2). There were 140 housing units at an average density of 229.5 per square mile (88.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.6% White and 0.4% Native American.

There were 108 households, of which 19.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.3% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.3% were non-families. 32.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 18.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.10 and the average family size was 2.61.

The median age in the city was 48.6 years. 18.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 19.8% were from 25 to 44; 25.1% were from 45 to 64; and 30% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.7% male and 49.3% female.

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