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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Cedar Grove.

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How Far From Cedar Grove to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Cedar Grove to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Cedar Grove to:

  • Bay Minette [Map], which is the Seat of Baldwin County, lies 44 miles [70.8 km] to the North. If you could walk a straight line from Cedar Grove to Bay Minette, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take about three full days to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of two days.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 172 miles [276.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take about three hours, a buggy would take 7 days and walking would take 10 days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 855 miles [1,376 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 34 days and walking would take 49 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,752 miles [10,866.3 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,450 miles [11,989.6 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,330 miles [8,577.8 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Cedar Grove ...

We have found 93 communities that share the name Cedar Grove.

Within Alabama, there are 4 communities which are also named Cedar Grove. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 89 communities in the United States and Canada - with 91 of those located in the United States.

We have broken our list into two sections:

Other Communities located in Alabama

Communities located beyond Alabama


Other Communities Located In Alabama

Covington County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Covington County   [Map]
Distance: About 117 miles [188.3 km] to the Northeast

Jackson County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Jackson County   [Map]
Distance: About 336 miles [540.7 km] to the North Northeast

Jefferson County

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This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 238 miles [383 km] to the North Northeast

Limestone County

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Distance: About 320 miles [515 km] to the North


Communities Located Beyond Alabama

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Arkansas

Independence County

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Distance: About 431 miles [693.6 km] to the North Northwest

Randolph County

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Distance: About 457 miles [735.5 km] to the North Northwest

British Columbia

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Distance: About 2,132 miles [3,431.1 km] to the Northwest

California

El Dorado County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, El Dorado County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,945 miles [3,130.2 km] to the West Northwest

Fresno County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Fresno County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,822 miles [2,932.2 km] to the West Northwest

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Colorado

Pueblo County

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Distance: About 1,114 miles [1,792.8 km] to the Northwest

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Florida

Bay County

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Distance: About 134 miles [215.7 km] to the East

Hillsborough County

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Distance: About 373 miles [600.3 km] to the East Southeast

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Georgia

Chatham County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Chatham County   [Map]
Distance: About 412 miles [663 km] to the East Northeast

DeKalb County

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Distance: About 313 miles [503.7 km] to the Northeast

Fulton County

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Distance: About 297 miles [478 km] to the Northeast

Laurens County

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Distance: About 323 miles [519.8 km] to the East Northeast

Madison County

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Distance: About 383 miles [616.4 km] to the Northeast

Walker County

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Distance: About 339 miles [545.6 km] to the North Northeast

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Illinois

Williamson County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Williamson County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>
Although located in Williamson County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Indiana

Franklin County

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Distance: About 650 miles [1,046.1 km] to the North Northeast

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Kansas

Chase County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Chase County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Chase County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Geary County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Geary County
This community is historic.
Although located in Geary County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Kentucky

Bullitt County

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Distance: About 548 miles [881.9 km] to the North Northeast

Estill County

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Distance: About 560 miles [901.2 km] to the North Northeast

Henderson County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Henderson County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Henderson County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Menifee County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Menifee County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Menifee County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Pulaski County

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Distance: About 503 miles [809.5 km] to the North Northeast

Todd County

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Distance: About 463 miles [745.1 km] to the North

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Louisiana

Assumption Parish

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Assumption Parish
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Assumption Parish, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Caddo Parish

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Distance: About 379 miles [609.9 km] to the West Northwest

Iberville Parish

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This community is historic.
Distance: About 198 miles [318.7 km] to the West

Plaquemines Parish

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Distance: About 134 miles [215.7 km] to the West Southwest

Rapides Parish

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Distance: About 272 miles [437.7 km] to the West Northwest

Sabine Parish

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Sabine Parish
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Sabine Parish, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Maine

Hancock County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Hancock County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Hancock County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Lincoln County

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Distance: About 1,374 miles [2,211.2 km] to the Northeast

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Maryland

Baltimore County

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Distance: About 899 miles [1,446.8 km] to the Northeast

Charles County

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Distance: About 835 miles [1,343.8 km] to the Northeast

Montgomery County

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Distance: About 863 miles [1,388.9 km] to the Northeast

Washington County

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Distance: About 855 miles [1,376 km] to the Northeast

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Massachusetts

Suffolk County

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Distance: About 1,246 miles [2,005.2 km] to the Northeast

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Minnesota

Dakota County

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Distance: About 1,046 miles [1,683.4 km] to the North Northwest

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Mississippi

Newton County

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Distance: About 165 miles [265.5 km] to the North Northwest

Pontotoc County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Pontotoc County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Pontotoc County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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New Jersey

Cape May County

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Distance: About 962 miles [1,548.2 km] to the Northeast

Essex County

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Distance: About 1,056 miles [1,699.5 km] to the Northeast

Gloucester County

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Distance: About 965 miles [1,553 km] to the Northeast

Mercer County

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Distance: About 1,016 miles [1,635.1 km] to the Northeast

Ocean County

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Distance: About 1,021 miles [1,643.1 km] to the Northeast

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New Mexico

Luna County

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This community is historic.
Distance: About 1,205 miles [1,939.3 km] to the West Northwest

Santa Fe County

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Distance: About 1,117 miles [1,797.6 km] to the West Northwest

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North Carolina

Columbus County

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Distance: About 591 miles [951.1 km] to the East Northeast

Davidson County

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Distance: About 582 miles [936.6 km] to the Northeast

Orange County

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Distance: About 646 miles [1,039.6 km] to the Northeast

Randolph County

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Distance: About 593 miles [954.3 km] to the Northeast

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Ohio

Hamilton County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Hamilton County
This community is historic.
Although located in Hamilton County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Hocking County

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Distance: About 701 miles [1,128.2 km] to the North Northeast

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Ontario

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We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in , we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Pennsylvania

Montgomery County

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Distance: About 975 miles [1,569.1 km] to the Northeast

Philadelphia County

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Distance: About 984 miles [1,583.6 km] to the Northeast

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Rhode Island

Washington County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Washington County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Washington County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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South Carolina

Chester County

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Distance: About 493 miles [793.4 km] to the Northeast

Horry County

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Distance: About 566 miles [910.9 km] to the East Northeast

Laurens County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Laurens County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Laurens County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Tennessee

Bedford County

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Distance: About 379 miles [609.9 km] to the North

Carroll County

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Distance: About 387 miles [622.8 km] to the North

Carter County

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Distance: About 526 miles [846.5 km] to the Northeast

Henderson County

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Distance: About 362 miles [582.6 km] to the North

Humphreys County

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Distance: About 393 miles [632.5 km] to the North

Knox County

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Distance: About 462 miles [743.5 km] to the North Northeast

Pickett County

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Distance: About 464 miles [746.7 km] to the North Northeast

Roane County

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Distance: About 433 miles [696.8 km] to the North Northeast

Rutherford County

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Distance: About 388 miles [624.4 km] to the North

Shelby County

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This community is historic.
Distance: About 361 miles [581 km] to the North Northwest

Sullivan County

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Distance: About 539 miles [867.4 km] to the Northeast

Sumner County

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Distance: About 428 miles [688.8 km] to the North

Van Buren County

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Distance: About 401 miles [645.3 km] to the North Northeast

Wilson County

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Distance: About 421 miles [677.5 km] to the North

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Texas

Angelina County

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Distance: About 416 miles [669.5 km] to the West Northwest

El Paso County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, El Paso County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in El Paso County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Kaufman County

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Distance: About 515 miles [828.8 km] to the West Northwest

Van Zandt County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Van Zandt County
This community is historic.
Although located in Van Zandt County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Virginia

Brunswick County

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Distance: About 715 miles [1,150.7 km] to the Northeast

Frederick County

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Distance: About 828 miles [1,332.5 km] to the Northeast

Halifax County

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Distance: About 673 miles [1,083.1 km] to the Northeast

Mecklenburg County

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Distance: About 708 miles [1,139.4 km] to the Northeast

Newport News City

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Distance: About 803 miles [1,292.3 km] to the Northeast

Northampton County

Our profile page for Cedar Grove, Northampton County   [Map]
Distance: About 831 miles [1,337.4 km] to the Northeast

Rockbridge County

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Distance: About 714 miles [1,149.1 km] to the Northeast

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Washington

King County

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Distance: About 2,163 miles [3,481 km] to the Northwest

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West Virginia

Kanawha County

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Distance: About 660 miles [1,062.2 km] to the North Northeast

Wood County

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Distance: About 716 miles [1,152.3 km] to the North Northeast

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Wisconsin

Sheboygan County

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Distance: About 919 miles [1,479 km] to the North

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Cedar Grove. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cedar Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cedar Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.2446, Longitude: -87.8392     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cedar Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.

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<3>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Cedar Grove to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Jerusalem is 314.03 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 309.249 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 311.326 degrees.

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<7>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Cedar Grove, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<8>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that the community could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

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