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Welcome to Groveland ...

Groveland is located in Essex County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Groveland has a population of 6,853 people<3> (see below for details).

Groveland was settled in 1639 and was incorporated in 1850.

Groveland is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Groveland: (978) and (351)<5>

The ZIP code for Groveland: 01834<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Groveland had an population of 6,853 people. This is an increase of 6.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.5% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Groveland had a population of 6,459 people. This makes Groveland the county's 26th most populous community.

The population of Groveland represents 0.1% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 223rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,459 people, the population of Groveland increased 6.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,038 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Groveland.

Communities Also Named Groveland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Groveland - they are located in California, Florida, Georgia (5), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Montana, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Groveland ...

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

  • Lowell [Middlesex County]
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    • Lowell [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Groveland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,904 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
  • Lawrence [Essex County]
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    • Lawrence [Essex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the southwest of Groveland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,007 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrence
  • Peabody [Essex County]
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    • Peabody [Essex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the south of Groveland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,063 people
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  • Methuen [Essex County]
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    • Methuen [Essex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the west of Groveland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 50,910 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Methuen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Methuen
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Salem [Essex County]
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      • Salem [Essex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the southeast of Groveland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,581 people
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    • Billerica [Middlesex County]
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      • Billerica [Middlesex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the southwest of Groveland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,021 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Billerica
    • Beverly [Essex County]
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      • Beverly [Essex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the southeast of Groveland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,242 people
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    • Andover [Essex County]
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      • Andover [Essex County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the southwest of Groveland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,554 people
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    • Derry [Rockingham County]
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      • Derry [Rockingham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northwest of Groveland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,442 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<8>
    • North Andover [Essex County]
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      • North Andover [Essex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Groveland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,460 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Andover

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Groveland ...

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

Adding Groveland to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Groveland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Groveland on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Massachusetts

About Essex County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Massachusetts' counties, including Essex, 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 Groveland.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Groveland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (351) is an overlay for area code (978).
<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 community (such as Groveland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Groveland or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Groveland) 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 Groveland. 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 GrovelandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Groveland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7604, Longitude: -71.0314       In this case, the coordinates for Groveland 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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