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Welcome to Oak Grove ...

The town of Oak Grove is located in Talladega 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.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Oak Grove has a population of 521 people<3> (see below for details).

Oak Grove is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Oak Grove: (256) & (938)<5>

The ZIP codes for Oak Grove: 35150-35151<6>

Websites for Oak Grove ...

Official Website: www.townofoakgrove.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oak Grove had an population of 521 people. This is a decrease of 1.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Oak Grove had a population of 528 people. This makes Oak Grove the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Oak Grove represents 0.01% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 330th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 528 people, the population of Oak Grove increased 15.54% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 457 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Oak Grove.

Communities Also Named Oak Grove ...

While we believe that this Oak Grove is located in Talladega 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, Mobile, Montgomery and Perry 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.

  • Childersburg [Talladega County]
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    • Childersburg [Talladega County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the northwest of Oak Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,837 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Childersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Childersburg<8>
  • Columbiana [Shelby County]
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    • Columbiana [Shelby County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the west of Oak Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,550 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbiana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbiana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbiana<8>
  • Vincent [Shelby County]
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    • Vincent [Shelby County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Oak Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,213 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vincent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vincent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vincent<8>
  • Wilsonville [Shelby County]
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    • Wilsonville [Shelby County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the west of Oak Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,056 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilsonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilsonville<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Harpersville [Shelby County]
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      • Harpersville [Shelby County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,727 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harpersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harpersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harpersville<8>
    • Westover [Shelby County]
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      • Westover [Shelby County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northwest of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westover
    • Goodwater [Coosa County]
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      • Goodwater [Coosa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the southeast of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,315 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goodwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodwater<8>
    • Talladega Springs [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talladega Springs
      • Talladega Springs [Talladega County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the southwest of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 159 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talladega Springs
    • Bon Air [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bon Air
      • Bon Air [Talladega County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<7> to the north of Oak Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 110 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bon Air have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bon Air
    • Fayetteville [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayetteville
      • Fayetteville [Talladega County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Oak Grove
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville

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 ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Talladega County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Oak Grove: www.townofoakgrove.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 Talladega, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Oak Grove.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oak Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<6>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 town (such as Oak Grove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Oak Grove or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Oak Grove includes: 35150 & 35151.
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oak Grove) 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 Oak Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Oak Grove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oak Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1880, Longitude: -86.3019       In this case, the coordinates for Oak Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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