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Welcome to Grove Beach ...

Grove Beach is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Grove Beach: Grove Bch.

Grove Beach is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Grove Beach lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Grove Beach is within the (860) area code.

Websites for Grove Beach ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.middlesexchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Grove Beach, the following might be of interest:

Adding Grove Beach to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Grove Beach in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Grove Beach elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Grove Beach on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Grove Beach ...

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

  • East Haven [New Haven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Haven
    • East Haven [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Grove Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,569 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Haven
  • Branford [New Haven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Branford
    • Branford [New Haven County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Grove Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,900 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Branford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Branford
  • Southold [Suffolk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southold
    • Southold [Suffolk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Grove Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,170 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southold have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southold
  • Guilford [New Haven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guilford
    • Guilford [New Haven County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Grove Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,133 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guilford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guilford
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Waterford [New London County]
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      • Waterford [New London County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Grove Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterford
    • East Lyme [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Lyme
      • East Lyme [New London County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Grove Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,462 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Lyme have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Lyme
    • Madison [New Haven County]
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      • Madison [New Haven County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Grove Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,030 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • North Branford [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Branford
      • North Branford [New Haven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Grove Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,146 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Branford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Branford
    • Old Saybrook [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Saybrook
      • Old Saybrook [Middlesex County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Grove Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,061 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Saybrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Saybrook
    • East Haddam [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Haddam
      • East Haddam [Middlesex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Grove Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,997 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Haddam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Haddam

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grove Beach ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Connecticut

About Middlesex County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Connecticut's counties, including Middlesex, 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 Grove Beach - 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' (or 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 Beach) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grove Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2748, Longitude: -72.4834       In this case, the coordinates for Grove Beach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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