Anna, Illinois

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Anna
City
Choate.jpg
Main building of Southern State Hospital
Country United States
State Illinois
County Union
Coordinates 37°27′40″N 89°14′40″W / 37.46111°N 89.24444°W / 37.46111; -89.24444
Area 3.4 sq mi (9 km²)
 - land 3.4 sq mi (9 km²)
Population 5,136 (2000)
Density 1,519.3 /sq mi (587 /km²)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 62906
Area code 618
Location of Anna within Illinois
Location of Anna within Illinois
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Location of Anna within Illinois
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Anna is a city in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is in southern tip of Illinois. Its population was 5,136 at the 2000 census. Anna is known for the Anna State Mental Hospital (now called the Choate Mental Health Care Center). Anna was a segregated sundown town a century ago.