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People

Total Population 422
Male Share of the Population 49.3%
Female Share of the Population 50.7%
Senior Citizens 22.7%
Employed Population 16+ 198
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 42.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,821
% Above Poverty Level 84.8%
% Below Poverty Level 15.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.1%
Median Gross Rent $552
Median House Value $60,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.4%
US/American 0%
English 4%
Irish 11.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Delta Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 103 miles S of St. Louis, Missouri
County Cape Girardeau
P.O. Box Zip Codes 63744
Phone Area Codes 573
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.196
Longitude -89.736

Delta Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CAPE GIRARDEAU AP
Distance 9.7 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 46 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46.5 inches
Station JACKSON
Distance 13.5 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 42 F
Apr Temp 46 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 92 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 47.9 inches
Station SIKESTON POWER STATION
Distance 22.7 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 47 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Allenville 68 $45,625
Chaffee 2,943 $41,047
Gordonville 416 $89,375
Kelso 588 $63,333

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Delta High Schools

DELTA HIGH
324 LIBERTY ST
573-794-2511
Serves 150 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.6

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