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Welcome to Delta ...
The location of Delta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Delta has a population of 252 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Delta.
Delta is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Delta lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Delta is located in the (318) area code.
The ZIP code for Delta: 71233<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Delta had an population of 252 people. This is a decrease of 11.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.44% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Delta had a population of 284 people. This makes Delta the parish's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 284 people, the population of Delta increased 18.83% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 239 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Delta.
Adding Delta to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Delta in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Delta elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Delta on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Delta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 34 communities that are also named Delta - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (3), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan (3), Mississippi (2), Missouri, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Delta.
Communities near Delta ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Delta.
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 Delta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Delta.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Delta. 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 Delta.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Delta. See our Newspapers Page for Delta.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Delta ...
Looking for more information about Delta? 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 Delta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Delta.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Delta. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021