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Welcome to Delano ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Delano has a population of 53,573 people<2> (see below for details).
Delano was established in 1873 and was incorporated April 13, 1915.
From The Origin of Certain Place Names,<3> the origin of Delano is described as "Named for Columbus Delano, Secretary of the Interior under President Grant."
The community of Delano is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Delano lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Delano: (661)
The ZIP codes for Delano: 93215-93216<5>
Websites for Delano ...
Official Website: www.delano-ca.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Delano had an population of 53,573 people. This is an increase of 1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 37.99% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Delano had a population of 53,041 people (or 6.32% of the total population of Kern County). This makes Delano the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Delano represents 0.14% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 160th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 53,041 people, the population of Delano increased 36.62% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 38,824 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Delano.
Communities Also Named Delano ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Delano - they are located in Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Virginia and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Delano.
Communities near Delano ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Delano.
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 Delano. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Delano.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Delano. 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 Delano.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Delano. Our list includes 12 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Delano.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Delano ...
Looking for more information about Delano? 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 Delano, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Delano.
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The official website for Delano: www.delano-ca.org/
The official website for Kern County: www.co.kern.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Sep 2020