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Welcome to Apple Grove ...

Apple Grove is located in Ashe County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Apple Grove: Apple Grv.

Apple Grove is 3,000 feet [914 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Apple Grove is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Apple Grove is located in the (336) area code.

Adding Apple Grove to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Apple 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, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Apple Grove was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Apple Grove on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Apple Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Apple Grove - they are located in Alabama, Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Virginia (2) and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Apple Grove ...

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

  • Mountain City [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain City
    • Mountain City [Johnson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Apple Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,444 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain City<5>
  • Chilhowie [Smyth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilhowie
    • Chilhowie [Smyth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Apple Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilhowie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilhowie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chilhowie<5>
  • Jefferson [Ashe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
    • Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Apple Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<5>
  • Trade [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trade
    • Trade [Johnson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Apple Grove
    • Estimated population in 2014: 1,441 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trade
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trade<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Jefferson [Ashe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Jefferson
      • West Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Apple Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Jefferson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Jefferson<5>
    • Damascus [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Damascus
      • Damascus [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Apple Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Damascus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Damascus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Damascus<5>
    • Dowell [Johnson County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dowell
      • Dowell [Johnson County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Apple Grove
      • Estimated population in 2014: 364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dowell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Trout Dale [Grayson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trout Dale
      • Trout Dale [Grayson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Apple Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trout Dale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trout Dale<5>
    • Lansing [Ashe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansing
      • Lansing [Ashe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Apple Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 154 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansing<5>
    • Warrensville [Ashe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrensville
      • Warrensville [Ashe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Apple Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrensville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrensville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrensville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apple Grove ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Ashe County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ashe County: www.ashecountygov.com/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Ashe, 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 Apple 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 from Point A (ie- Apple Grove) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apple Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5287, Longitude: -81.5848       In this case, the coordinates for Apple 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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