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Delta, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Delta had a population of 710 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Delta is located at latitude 39.7267 and longitude -76.3271 in York County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Delta (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. York County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 456 feet.

The Borough of Delta (GNIS ID: 1215738) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Delta population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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Delta, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 710
Population in Households 710
Population in Familes 566
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,711
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 271
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 177
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 321 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 155 (48.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 116 (36.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 50 (15.6%)
Median Home Value $149,561
Average Home Value $162,258


Median Household Income $53,651
Average Household Income $62,915
Per Capita Income $24,014
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.48% -0.25%
Households -0.42% -0.22%
Families -0.63% -0.34%
Median Household Income   3.03%
Per Capita Income   2.63%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Delta, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delta to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1153 35th
Population Density1 # 494 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 779 56th
Median Household Income # 667 62nd
Per Capita Income # 946 46th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.