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Delta Junction, Alaska

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Welcome to Delta Junction ...

A typical abbreviation for Delta Junction: Delta Jct. (or less commonly used: Delta Jctn.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Delta Junction has a population of 929 people<1> (see below for details).

The city of Delta Junction is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Delta Junction lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

Delta Junction is located in the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for Delta Junction: 99737<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Delta Junction had a population of 958 people.

The population of Delta Junction represents 0.13% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 29th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 958 people, the population of Delta Junction increased 14.05% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 840 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Delta Junction had an population of 929 people. This is a decrease of 3.03% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.6% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Delta Junction.

Communities near Delta Junction ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Big Delta   [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Deltana   [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Harding-Birch Lakes   [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Healy Lake   [Map]     E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Salcha   [Map]     NW   46 miles [74 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Delta Junction.

Communities Also Named Delta Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Delta Junction - it's located in Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Delta Junction.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Delta Junction. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Delta Junction. Our list includes 5 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Delta Junction:

Websites for Delta Junction ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Delta Junction ...

Looking for more information about Delta Junction? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Delta Junction, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Delta Junction.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Delta Junction. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Delta Junction.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Delta Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Delta Junction). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Delta Junction or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Delta Junction. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Delta Junction) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Delta Junction. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Delta Junction

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delta Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 64.0413, Longitude: -145.7249     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Delta Junction.


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