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(Mobile County)

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Welcome to Oak Grove ...

Oak Grove is located in Mobile County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Oak Grove: Oak Grv.

Oak Grove is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Oak Grove: (251)

Communities Also Named Oak Grove ...

While we believe that this Oak Grove is located in Mobile County, we know of another 15 Alabama communities named Oak Grove. Those communities are located in the following counties: Autauga, Calhoun, Chilton, DeKalb, Franklin, Geneva, Hale, Jefferson, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marshall, Montgomery, Perry and Talladega County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 197 communities that are also named Oak Grove - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas (16), California (8), Colorado, Delaware (3), Florida (8), Georgia (11), Illinois (4), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (7), Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan (5), Minnesota, Mississippi (6), Missouri (5), Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina (12), Ohio, Oklahoma (5), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (8), South Carolina (8), Tennessee (30), Texas (9), Virginia (9), West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Oak Grove ...

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

  • Mobile [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mobile
    • Mobile [Mobile County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Oak Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 188,720 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mobile
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mobile<5>
  • Prichard [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prichard
    • Prichard [Mobile County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Oak Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prichard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prichard<5>
  • Saraland [Mobile County]
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    • Saraland [Mobile County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Oak Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,649 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saraland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saraland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saraland<5>
  • Satsuma [Mobile County]
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    • Satsuma [Mobile County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Oak Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,190 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Satsuma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Satsuma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Satsuma<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chickasaw [Mobile County]
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      • Chickasaw [Mobile County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chickasaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chickasaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chickasaw<5>
    • Semmes [Mobile County]
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      • Semmes [Mobile County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,594 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Semmes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Semmes<5>
    • Citronelle [Mobile County]
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      • Citronelle [Mobile County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,861 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Citronelle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Citronelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Citronelle<5>
    • Creola [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creola
      • Creola [Mobile County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,036 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creola
    • Mount Vernon [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
      • Mount Vernon [Mobile County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<5>
    • Wilmer [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilmer
      • Wilmer [Mobile County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Oak Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilmer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmer<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oak Grove ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Mobile County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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 Mobile, 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 Oak Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oak Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oak Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8571, Longitude: -88.1819       In this case, the coordinates for Oak 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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