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Welcome to Delton ...

Delton is located in Barry County<1>.

Delton is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Delton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Delton lies within the (269) area code.

The ZIP code for Delton: 49046<3>

Adding Delton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Delton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Delton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Delton on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Delton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Delton - they are located in Alberta and Virginia.

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

Communities near Delton ...

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

  • Kalamazoo [Kalamazoo County]
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    • Kalamazoo [Kalamazoo County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Delton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,009 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kalamazoo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kalamazoo<5>
  • Battle Creek [Calhoun County]
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    • Battle Creek [Calhoun County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Delton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 50,799 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battle Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Battle Creek<5>
  • Hastings [Barry County]
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    • Hastings [Barry County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Delton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,335 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hastings have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hastings
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hastings<5>
  • Springfield [Calhoun County]
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    • Springfield [Calhoun County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Delton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,184 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<5>
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    • Wayland [Allegan County]
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      • Wayland [Allegan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Delton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,237 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wayland<5>
    • Otsego [Allegan County]
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      • Otsego [Allegan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Delton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,988 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Otsego have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Otsego<5>
    • Plainwell [Allegan County]
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      • Plainwell [Allegan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Delton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,774 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainwell have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plainwell<5>
    • Middleville [Barry County]
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      • Middleville [Barry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Delton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,510 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middleville<5>
    • Galesburg [Kalamazoo County]
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      • Galesburg [Kalamazoo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Delton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,090 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galesburg<5>
    • Parchment [Kalamazoo County]
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      • Parchment [Kalamazoo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Delton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,825 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parchment have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parchment
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parchment<5>

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 Delton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Delton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Delton. 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 Delton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Delton ...

Looking for more information about Delton? 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 Delton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Delton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Michigan

About Barry County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Barry County: www.barrycounty.org/

The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Michigan's counties, including Barry, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Delton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 community (such as Delton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Delton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Delton) 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 Delton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DeltonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4998, Longitude: -85.4081    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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