Anson is located in southwest Maine. Anson is part of Somerset County. Anson has 1.30 square miles of land area and 0.06 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Anson population is 734, which has shrunk 10.27% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 4.21% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Anson median household income is $34,265 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 27.50% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 31.05% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Anson median house value is $98,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 57.60% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 75.89% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Anson is worse than the state average in quality. The Anson area code is 207.