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Welcome to The Delta ...

Although we found mention of The Delta during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how The Delta was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added The Delta to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with The Delta, please Contact Us.

Time Zone: The area where we believe that The Delta might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

We believe that The Delta would be found within the (905) area code.

Communities Also Named The Delta ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 34 communities that are also named The Delta - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (3), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, Michigan (3), Mississippi (2), Missouri, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near The Delta ...

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

  • Oakville
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oakville <3>
  • Burlington
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
  • Milton
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
  • Grimsby
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
  • Lincoln
    (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
  • Bayview
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayview
  • Elfrida
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elfrida
  • Aldershot
    (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
  • Fruitland
    (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
  • La Salle
    (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Salle

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for The Delta ...

Looking for more information about The 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.

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

The official website for Province of Ontario:

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past The Delta and then turned east". While The Delta could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added The Delta as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Miller Creek to see Pete ... Miller Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that The Delta could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<2>If we found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<3>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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