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


Downtown Assessment Survey

In November, Anamosa will host downtown development professionals from Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) to assess the downtown area and provide advice for improvement. Before they arrive, they would like to receive input from community members. Surveys should be complete no later than November 10th. 

Presentation on the Process and Plan for Fire and Police Facilities

Presented at the October 4th Town Hall Meeting

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