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Welcome to Orange Grove ...

Orange Grove is located in Harrison County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Orange Grove: Orange Grv.

Orange Grove is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Orange Grove lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Orange Grove is located in the (228) area code.

Communities Also Named Orange Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Orange Grove: This one is located in Harrison County and the other is located in Jackson County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 8 communities that are also named Orange Grove - they are located in Louisiana, Maryland (2), North Carolina, South Carolina and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Orange Grove ...

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

  • Gulfport [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gulfport
    • Gulfport [Harrison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Orange Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 71,705 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulfport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulfport<5>
  • Biloxi [Harrison County]
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    • Biloxi [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Orange Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 46,212 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biloxi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Biloxi<5>
  • Ocean Springs [Jackson County]
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    • Ocean Springs [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Orange Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,862 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ocean Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocean Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ocean Springs<5>
  • Long Beach [Harrison County]
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    • Long Beach [Harrison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Orange Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bay Saint Louis [Hancock County]
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      • Bay Saint Louis [Hancock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Orange Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,034 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Saint Louis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Saint Louis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Saint Louis<5>
    • D'Iberville [Harrison County]
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      • D'Iberville [Harrison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Orange Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,012 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for D'Iberville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on D'Iberville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for D'Iberville<5>
    • Diamondhead [Hancock County]
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      • Diamondhead [Hancock County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Orange Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Diamondhead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Diamondhead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Diamondhead<5>
    • Pass Christian [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pass Christian
      • Pass Christian [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Orange Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,307 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pass Christian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pass Christian
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pass Christian<5>
    • Lorraine Community [Harrison County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lorraine Community
      • Lorraine Community [Harrison County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Orange Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lorraine Community have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lyman [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyman
      • Lyman [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Orange Grove
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyman

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orange Grove ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Mississippi

About Harrison County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County: www.co.harrison.ms.us/

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Harrison, 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 Orange Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Orange Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orange Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4546, Longitude: -89.0884       In this case, the coordinates for Orange 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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