A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Africa (aka 'East Orange') ...
So far, we have found very little information about Africa. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Africa to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Africa, please Contact Us.
Africa would have been located within present day Delaware County.
We aren't confident of the location of Africa, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Africa is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Africa was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Africa would have been located in the (740) area code.
Communities near Africa ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Africa.
Communities Also Named Africa ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Africa - they are located in Indiana, Mississippi, Missouri and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Africa.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Africa:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Delaware County: www.co.delaware.oh.us/
The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019