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Delano, Tennessee

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Welcome to Delano ...

Delano is located in Polk County.

Several communities named Delano share the same reason for their choice of Delano. We're speculating that it might apply here: Named for Columbus Delano, Secretary of the Interior under President Grant.

Delano is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Delano (for example, toward Dunlap), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Delano is located in the (423) area code.

The ZIP code for Delano: 37325<2>

Communities Also Named Delano ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Delano - they are located in California, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (2), Virginia and Washington.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Delano. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Delano. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Delano.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Delano:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Delano ...

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

Communities near Delano ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Jacktown   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Delano

Located in Monroe County

Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Delano

Located in Bradley County

Athens   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Delano

Located in McMinn County

South Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Delano

Located in Bradley County

Etowah   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Delano

Located in McMinn County

Hopewell Estates   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Delano

Located in Bradley County

East Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Delano

Located in Bradley County

Englewood   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Delano

Located in McMinn County

Benton   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Delano

Tellico Plains   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Delano

Located in Monroe County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Delano.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Delano - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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 Delano). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Delano or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>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- Delano) 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 Delano. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Delano

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Delano. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2657, Longitude: -84.5542     [Map].

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