Welcome to Anamosa, Iowa

Anamosa, Iowa is nestled near the Wapsipinicon River in Jones County.  Anamosa is the Jones County Seat. Anamosa has a population of 5,533.

Anamosa is home to one of the most beautiful state parks along the Wapsipinicon River.

Anamosa offers an abundance of recreation opportunities including walking, fishing, golfing, skating and biking by way of our many beautiful community parks and the Wapsi River.

Our community is adorned with wonderful architecture, which homeowners and shopkeepers take pride in keeping beautiful.

Enjoy our annual Anamosa Pumpkinfest, which is held the first Saturday in October.

Anamosa Demographics

Anamosa Geography


  • Come to main Street Anamosa to see some very impotant guests!  The American Gothic inspired  'God Bless America' statue is making its home in Anamosa for the next 10 months. This 25 ' tall, 27,000 lb statue depicts one of Grant Woods most famous couples. They love visitors!

So come visit Anamosa, take some pictures, visit the local shops, and restaurants, then take a drive through Stone City, where Grant Wood painted some of his most popular pieces. #anamosagothic

Location of statue is the 300 block of Main street, between Wapsi Physical Therapy and Remley, Willems, McQuillen & Voss  law office

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