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Anoka, Nebraska
Village
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Location of Anoka, Nebraska
Location of Anoka, Nebraska
Country United States
State Nebraska
County Boyd
Area
 • Total 0.56 sq mi (1.45 km2)
 • Land 0.56 sq mi (1.45 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,647 ft (502 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 6
 • Estimate 
(2019)
5
 • Density 8.93/sq mi (3.45/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 31-01465
GNIS feature ID 0827002

Anoka is a village in Boyd County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 6 at the 2010 census.

History

Anoka was laid out in 1902. The village was named after Anoka, Minnesota.

Geography

Anoka is located at 42°56′49″N 98°49′49″W / 42.94694°N 98.83028°W / 42.94694; -98.83028 (42.946914, -98.830244).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.56 square miles (1.45 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 145
1920 129 −11.0%
1930 107 −17.1%
1940 117 9.3%
1950 60 −48.7%
1960 32 −46.7%
1970 25 −21.9%
1980 24 −4.0%
1990 10 −58.3%
2000 10 0.0%
2010 6 −40.0%
2019 (est.) 5 −16.7%
U.S. Decennial Census
2012 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 6 people, 3 households, and 1 family residing in the village. The population density was 10.7 inhabitants per square mile (4.1/km2). There were 6 housing units at an average density of 10.7 per square mile (4.1/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 3 households, of which 33.3% were married couples living together and 66.7% were non-families. 66.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 66.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.00 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the village was 52.5 years. 0.0% of residents were under the age of 18; 33.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 0.0% were from 25 to 44; 33.3% were from 45 to 64; and 33.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.0% male and 50.0% female.

Notable natives

  • William E. Forbes, regent of the University of California.

Education

Anoka is in Boyd County Schools, established in June 2017.

Anoka was formerly in West Boyd Public Schools, which was established in a merger in July 2007.

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