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Welcome to Delta City ...

Delta City is primarily located in Hinds County<1>. A portion of Delta City extends into Sharkey County.

The location of Delta City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Delta City is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Delta City: (601) & (769)<4>

Communities near Delta City ...

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

  • Hollandale [Washington County]
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    • Hollandale [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Delta City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,304 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollandale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollandale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollandale<6>
  • Rolling Fork [Sharkey County]
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    • Rolling Fork [Sharkey County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Delta City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolling Fork
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rolling Fork<6>
  • Belzoni [Humphreys County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belzoni
    • Belzoni [Humphreys County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Delta City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,915 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belzoni
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belzoni<6>
  • Anguilla [Sharkey County]
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    • Anguilla [Sharkey County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Delta City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anguilla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anguilla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anguilla<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Isola [Humphreys County]
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      • Isola [Humphreys County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Delta City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 611 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Isola
    • Mayersville [Issaquena County]
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      • Mayersville [Issaquena County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Delta City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 591 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayersville
    • Arcola [Washington County]
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      • Arcola [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Delta City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcola
    • Silver City [Humphreys County]
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      • Silver City [Humphreys County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Delta City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 288 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver City
    • Cary [Sharkey County]
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      • Cary [Sharkey County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Delta City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cary
    • Louise [Humphreys County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louise
      • Louise [Humphreys County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Delta City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louise have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louise

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Delta City ...

Looking for more information about Delta City? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Delta City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Delta City.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Hinds County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hinds County: www.co.hinds.ms.us/

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Hinds, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Delta City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Delta City) 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 Delta City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Delta City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delta City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0740, Longitude: -90.7951       In this case, the coordinates for Delta City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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