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Welcome to Grove Oak ...

Grove Oak is located in DeKalb County<1>.

Grove Oak is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Grove Oak: (256) and (938)<3>

The ZIP code for Grove Oak: 35975<4>

Communities near Grove Oak ...

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

  • Albertville [Marshall County]
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    • Albertville [Marshall County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Grove Oak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,711 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albertville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albertville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albertville<7>
  • Scottsboro [Jackson County]
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    • Scottsboro [Jackson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Grove Oak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsboro<7>
  • Fort Payne [DeKalb County]
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    • Fort Payne [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Grove Oak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,074 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Payne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Payne<7>
  • Boaz [Marshall County]
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    • Boaz [Marshall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Grove Oak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boaz
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boaz<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Guntersville [Marshall County]
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      • Guntersville [Marshall County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Grove Oak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,571 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guntersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guntersville<7>
    • Rainsville [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainsville
      • Rainsville [DeKalb County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Grove Oak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,123 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rainsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainsville<7>
    • Collinsville [DeKalb County]
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      • Collinsville [DeKalb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Grove Oak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,009 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collinsville<7>
    • Sylvania [DeKalb County]
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      • Sylvania [DeKalb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Grove Oak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,894 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sylvania have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylvania
    • Crossville [DeKalb County]
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      • Crossville [DeKalb County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Grove Oak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossville<7>
    • Sardis City [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis City
      • Sardis City [Etowah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Grove Oak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis City

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 Grove Oak. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Grove Oak.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Grove Oak. 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 Grove Oak.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grove Oak ...

Looking for more information about Grove Oak? 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 Grove Oak, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Grove Oak.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About DeKalb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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 DeKalb, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grove Oak - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Grove Oak). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Grove Oak or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Grove Oak) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Grove Oak. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grove Oak

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grove Oak. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4380, Longitude: -86.0521    
<6>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.
<7>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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