Demographics

Founded July 3, 1883 (opened to the public)
Name Named for Annie Scott Tyler (Annie's Town), daughter-in-law of General Daniel Tyler, one of Anniston's founders.
Slogan "The Model City"
Area 52.321 sq. kilometers
Location Calhoun County, Alabama, USA
Latitude: 33.659145
Longitude: -85.825055
Elevation 730 feet
Time Zone Central
Population 24,276 (2000 Census)
Median Age 39.3 years
Average Temperature 40.6 degrees - January
56.6 degrees - April
80.3 degrees - July
63.0 degrees - October
Municipal Sales Tax 4%
Local Zip Codes 36201, 36207, Post Office Boxes: 36202
Largest Employer Anniston Army Depot
Government Council-Manager Form of Government