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Welcome to China Grove ...

China Grove is located in Pike County<1>.

The location of China Grove has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for China Grove: China Grv.

China Grove is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: China Grove lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from China Grove (for example, toward Sanford (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for China Grove: (334)

Communities Also Named China Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named China Grove - they are located in Mississippi (2), North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas (3).

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

Communities near China Grove ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near China Grove.

  • Troy [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Pike County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of China Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Pike Road [Montgomery County]
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    • Pike Road [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of China Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,159 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pike Road have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pike Road
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pike Road<5>
  • Union Springs [Bullock County]
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    • Union Springs [Bullock County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of China Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,410 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Springs<5>
  • Banks [Pike County]
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    • Banks [Pike County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of China Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banks<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Petrey [Crenshaw County]
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      • Petrey [Crenshaw County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of China Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 56 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petrey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petrey
    • Orion [Pike County]
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      • Orion [Pike County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of China Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orion
    • Pine Level [Montgomery County]
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      • Pine Level [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of China Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Level have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Level
    • Meeksville [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meeksville
      • Meeksville [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of China Grove
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meeksville
    • Needmore [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Needmore
      • Needmore [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of China Grove
      • Former name for Needmore:
      • Rough Log
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    • Saco [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saco
      • Saco [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of China Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saco

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around China Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for China Grove.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of China Grove. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around China Grove.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around China Grove. See our Newspapers Page for China Grove.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for China Grove ...

Looking for more information about China Grove? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to China Grove, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for China Grove.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Pike County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Pike, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around China Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- China Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in China Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0296, Longitude: -85.9447       In this case, the coordinates for China Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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