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Oak Grove, Louisiana
Welcome to Oak Grove ...
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 1,553 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Oak Grove.
Oak Grove is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Oak Grove lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Oak Grove is located in the (318) area code.
The ZIP code for Oak Grove: 71263<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oak Grove had an population of 1,553 people. This is a decrease of 10.08% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28.56% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Oak Grove had a population of 1,727 people (which is 14.88% of the total population of West Carroll Parish). This makes Oak Grove the parish's most populous community.
The population of Oak Grove represents 0.04% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 128th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,727 people, the population of Oak Grove decreased 20.56% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,174 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Oak Grove.
Adding Oak Grove 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 Oak Grove 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 Oak Grove 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 Oak Grove on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Oak Grove ...
While we believe that this Oak Grove is located in West Carroll Parish, we know of another 6 Louisiana communities named Oak Grove. Those communities are located in the following parishes: Ascension, Cameron, Grant, Lincoln, Natchitoches and Sabine Parish.
Beyond Louisiana, there are 197 communities that are also named Oak Grove - they are located in Alabama (16), Arizona, Arkansas (16), California (8), Colorado, Delaware (3), Florida (8), Georgia (11), Illinois (4), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), 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.
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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Oak Grove, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Oak Grove.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 25 Feb 2021