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Welcome to China Grove ...

China Grove is located in Pike County.

A typical abbreviation for China Grove: China Grv.

China Grove is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<1>.

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 Georgetown (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

China Grove lies within the (334) area code.

Communities near China Grove ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from China Grove and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Banks   [Map]   168   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Inverness   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Meeksville   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Needmore   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Orion   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Petrey   [Map]   57   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for China Grove.

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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around China Grove. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around China Grove.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about China Grove? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to 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.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

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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: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around China Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in China Grove. 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0296, Longitude: -85.9447     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for China Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for China Grove.

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