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Welcome to Delta ...

Delta is located in York County<1>.

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 723 people<3> (see below for details).

Delta is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Delta is within the (717) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Delta had an population of 723 people. This is a decrease of 0.69% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.43% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Delta had a population of 728 people. This makes Delta the county's 25th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 728 people, the population of Delta decreased 1.75% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 741 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Delta.

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, Louisiana, Manitoba, Michigan (3), Mississippi (2), Missouri, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Ontario (2), 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.

  • Aberdeen [Harford County]
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    • Aberdeen [Harford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Delta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,019 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aberdeen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<6>
  • Havre de Grace [Harford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Havre de Grace
    • Havre de Grace [Harford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Delta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,018 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Havre de Grace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Havre de Grace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Havre de Grace<6>
  • Bel Air [Harford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bel Air
    • Bel Air [Harford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Delta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,119 people
    • Former names for Bel Air:
    • Belle Air
    • Belle Aire
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bel Air
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bel Air<6>
  • Millersville [Lancaster County]
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    • Red Lion [York County]
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      • Red Lion [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Delta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,330 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Lion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Lion<6>
    • Oxford [Chester County]
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      • Oxford [Chester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Delta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,581 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<6>
    • New Freedom [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Freedom
      • New Freedom [York County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Delta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Freedom have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Freedom
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Freedom<6>
    • Perryville [Cecil County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perryville
      • Perryville [Cecil County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Delta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,419 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perryville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perryville<6>
    • Shrewsbury [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shrewsbury
      • Shrewsbury [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Delta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,855 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shrewsbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shrewsbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shrewsbury<6>
    • Strasburg [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strasburg
      • Strasburg [Lancaster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Delta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,030 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strasburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg<6>

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. Our list includes 4 papers. 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.

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About York County

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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.

The official website for York County: www.york-county.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including York, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Delta.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Delta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Delta) 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. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Delta

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7257, Longitude: -76.3202       In this case, the coordinates for Delta 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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