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Locust Grove, Kentucky
(Pendleton County)

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Welcome to Locust Grove ...

Locust Grove is located in Pendleton County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Locust Grove: Locust Grv.

Locust Grove is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Locust Grove: (859)

Communities Also Named Locust Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kentucky communities named Locust Grove: This one is located in Pendleton County and the other is located in Clark County.

Beyond Kentucky, there are 39 communities that are also named Locust Grove - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland (6), Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (6), Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Virginia (5).

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

Communities near Locust Grove ...

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

  • Cynthiana [Harrison County]
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    • Cynthiana [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,300 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cynthiana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cynthiana<5>
  • Walton [Boone County]
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    • Walton [Boone County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,111 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walton<5>
  • Williamstown [Grant County]
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    • Williamstown [Grant County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,939 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamstown<5>
  • Crittenden [Grant County]
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    • Crittenden [Grant County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,925 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crittenden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crittenden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crittenden<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dry Ridge [Grant County]
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      • Dry Ridge [Grant County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,207 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dry Ridge<5>
    • Falmouth [Pendleton County]
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      • Falmouth [Pendleton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,086 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falmouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falmouth<5>
    • Butler [Pendleton County]
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      • Butler [Pendleton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 579 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<5>
    • Sadieville [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sadieville
      • Sadieville [Scott County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 371 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sadieville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sadieville
    • Glencoe [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glencoe
      • Glencoe [Gallatin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 365 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glencoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glencoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glencoe<5>
    • Berry [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berry
      • Berry [Harrison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 250 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berry

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Locust Grove ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Pendleton, 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 Locust 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- Locust 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 Locust Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Locust GroveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Locust Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6373, Longitude: -84.4880       In this case, the coordinates for Locust 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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