Anna offers its residents an exceptional quality of life and low cost of living. Although our community has experienced growth, we still retain the familiarity and comfort of a hometown, while offering easy access to the conveniences of the DFW mextroplex.
It also offers the surrounding community parks and recreational amenities, places to shop and eat, several annual community events, and multiple places of worship.
HISTORY OF ANNA, TEXAS
Following the American Civil War, the Houston and Texas Central Railway resumed laying track north from Corsicana and passed through the area in 1873. By the time Anna was platted in 1883, it had a population of 20, two stores, a steam gristmill, and a Baptist church. A post office also opened in that year. In 1885, the railroad built a depot.
By 1890 the town had a population of nearly 200. Anna was incorporated in 1913, with Matt McAllister as the first mayor.
Anna is located in northern Collin County at 33°21′01″N 96°33′03″W. The U.S. Route 75 freeway passes through the west side of the city and leads 45 miles (72 km) southwest to the center of Dallas and 32 miles (51 km) north to Denison.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city of Anna has a total area of 14.1 square miles (36.6 km2), of which 14.1 square miles (36.4 km2) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km2), or 0.46%, is water. According to the City of Anna website, the city has a total area of approximately 15 square miles (39 km2) in its city limits and approximately 60 square miles (160 km2) in its planning area.
|Population estimates, July 1, 2017, (V2017)||12,753|
The population density is 800.49 people/mi² (309.07 people/km²), with a household density of 81.72 people/km² (211.66 people/mi²).
|Year||Population||Growth||Annual Growth Rate|
AGE AND SEX
The overall median age is 31.5 years, 32.3 years for males, and 30.4 years for females. For every 100 females, there are 84.3 males.
|Persons under 5 years, percent||13.0%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent||35.4%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent||6.1%|
|Female persons, percent||54.3%|
**United States Census Bureau
Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 3,372 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0%, with a median rent of $1401/month. The median house has 6.4 rooms and has a value of $155,500.
The median income for households in Anna, Texas is $76,198, while the mean household income is $83,124. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty and % of those 65 years or older.
Anna Tx Household Types
74.9% Rate of Home Ownership
3.25 – Average Family Size
3.15 – Average Household Size
4.3% – Unmarried (Opposite Sex)
0% – Unmarried (Same Sex)
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT||COUNT||PERCENT %|
|Less Than 9th Grade||356||5.63%|
|9th to 12th Grade||274||4.33%|
|High School Graduate||1616||25.55%|
Texas Education Agency
Department of Performance Reporting
Preliminary 2018 Accountability Ratings
|District Name||Accountability Rating||Student Achievement||School Progress||Closing the Gaps||District Rating|