Anna, Ohio

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Anna is a village in Shelby County, Ohio, United States. The population was 1,319 at the 2000 census.

Anna is the location of a Honda Motor Co., Ltd plant that builds the GM L66 engine and Honda J engine.

Anna is home to the Anna Local schools, located in two separate buildings. Elementary in one and Middle and High school in the other. The Anna Rockets sports teams include male and female basketball and track and field. Other sports consist of soccer, baseball, and volleyball.

On 9 March 1937, the largest recorded earthquake in Ohio occurred near the town. It was measured at 5.4 on the Richter scale, while damage was at intensity VIII according to the Mercalli intensity scale.[1] The shock was felt as far away as Chicago, Illinois, and Toronto, Ontario. The shaking followed a similar but somewhat weaker event that happened a week earlier on 2 March of the same year. The Shelby County area has experienced at least 40 earthquakes since 1875.[2]

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Geography

Anna is located at 40°23′43″N 84°10′25″W / 40.39528°N 84.17361°W / 40.39528; -84.17361 (40.395352, -84.173744)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.2 km²), all of it land.

Government

  • Julie Ehemann- Mayor
  • Jon Hulsmeyer- Village Administrator
  • Scott Evans - Chief of Police (sworn in July 14, 2010)
  • Andrew Bixler- Superintendent of Schools

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 1,319 people, 474 households, and 365 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,576.7 people per square mile (606.3/km²). There were 483 housing units at an average density of 577.4/sq mi (222.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 96.59% White, 0.38% African American, 0.15% Native American, 1.36% Asian, 0.23% Pacific Islander, 0.23% from other races, and 1.06% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.53% of the population.

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