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Pine Grove, Alabama
(DeKalb County)

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Welcome to Pine Grove ...

So far, we have found very little information about Pine Grove. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Pine Grove to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Pine Grove, please Contact Us.

Pine Grove would have been located within present day DeKalb County.

A typical abbreviation for Pine Grove: Pine Grv.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Pine Grove is 1,290 feet [393 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Pine Grove was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

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

Pine Grove would have been located in the (256) and (938)<3> area codes.

Communities near Pine Grove ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Pine Grove and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Cedar Bluff   [Map]   1,798   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Centre   [Map]   3,498   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,969   W   5 miles [8 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,847   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,071   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,018   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Pine Grove ...

While we believe that this Pine Grove is located in DeKalb County, we know of another 10 Alabama communities named Pine Grove. Those communities are located in the following counties: Baldwin, Bullock, Cherokee, Clay, Colbert, Etowah, Lee, Mobile, Pickens and Tallapoosa County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 115 communities that are also named Pine Grove - they are located in Arkansas (2), California (5), Connecticut (2), Delaware, Florida (5), Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky (6), Louisiana (3), Maryland, Massachusetts (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (8), Montana, Nevada (3), New Jersey, New York (6), North Carolina, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (4), Ontario (5), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (8), South Carolina (4), Tennessee (6), Texas (5), Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (5) and Wisconsin (3).

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

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Pine Grove:

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Pine Grove no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Pine Grove, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pine Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Pine Grove.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Pine Grove. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pine Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2945, Longitude: -85.7652     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pine Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pine Grove.

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Pine Grove.


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