Anderson is a city in McDonald County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,856 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Fayetteville–Springdale–Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Anderson has a historic one screen movie hall known as "The Flick." The town is the location of the county high school, McDonald County High School. The town itself was established in the late 19th century.
Anderson is located at 36°39′5″N 94°26′43″W / 36.65139°N 94.44528°W / 36.65139; -94.44528 (36.651386, -94.445251).