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Welcome to Delight ...

The city of Delight is located in Pike County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Delight has a population of 271 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Delight.

Delight is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Delight lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Delight is within the boundaries of the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Delight: 71940<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Delight had an population of 271 people. This is a decrease of 2.87% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Delight had a population of 279 people. This makes Delight the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 279 people, the population of Delight decreased 10.29% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 311 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Delight.

Communities Also Named Delight ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Delight - they are located in Kansas, Maryland (2) and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Delight ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Delight.

  • Prescott [Nevada County]
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    • Prescott [Nevada County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Delight
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,989 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prescott
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prescott<6>
  • Murfreesboro [Pike County]
  • Amity [Clark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amity
    • Amity [Clark County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Delight
    • Estimated population in 2019: 685 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amity have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amity
  • Blevins [Hempstead County]
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    • Blevins [Hempstead County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Delight
    • Estimated population in 2019: 301 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blevins have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blevins
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Okolona [Clark County]
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      • Okolona [Clark County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Delight
      • Estimated population in 2019: 137 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Okolona have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Okolona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Okolona<6>
    • Daisy [Pike County]
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      • Daisy [Pike County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Delight
      • Estimated population in 2019: 110 people
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    • Antoine [Pike County]
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      • Antoine [Pike County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Delight
      • Estimated population in 2019: 108 people
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    • McCaskill [Hempstead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McCaskill
      • McCaskill [Hempstead County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Delight
      • Estimated population in 2019: 97 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McCaskill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCaskill
    • Ozan [Hempstead County]
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      • Ozan [Hempstead County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Delight
      • Estimated population in 2019: 81 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ozan have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ozan
    • Bowen [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowen
      • Bowen [Pike County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Delight
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowen

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Delight. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Delight.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Delight. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Delight.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Delight. See our Newspapers Page for Delight.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Delight ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Delight, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Delight.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Delight. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Pike, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Delight.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Delight - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Delight). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Delight or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Delight) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delight. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0315, Longitude: -93.5030    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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