Delta, Iowa

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Delta Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 47 miles SW of Iowa City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 187 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
County Keokuk
Standard Zip Codes 52550
Phone Area Codes 641
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.322
Longitude -92.33

Delta Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.8 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 35.3 inches
Distance 16.6 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 36.9 inches
Station ALBIA 3 NNE
Distance 29.5 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 29 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 37.6 inches
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Delta Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 410 100%
Male 186 45.4%
Female 224 54.6%
Under 18 110 26.8%
18+ 300 73.2%
65+ 79 19.3%
Median Age 37.4
Average Family Size 3.09
White 403 98.3%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 5 1.2%
Mixed Race 2 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 7 1.7%

Estimated Delta Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 411
Growth 1
Growth % 0.2%

Delta Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 29.9%
German 26.3%
Irish 12.4%
English 9.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.2%
Swedish 4%
Dutch 2.4%
French Canadian 1.6%
Scottish 1.2%
Norwegian 1.2%
Polish 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.8%
Italian 0.4%
Pennsylvania German 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Delta 410 $30,417
Fremont 704 $44,167
Hedrick 837 $37,917
Keswick 295 $32,188
Rose Hill 205 $32,143
Sigourney 2,209 $43,519
What Cheer 678 $36,500
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