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Welcome to Grover ...

The town of Grover is located in Cleveland County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Grover has a population of 703 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Grover.

Grover is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Grover: (704) and (980)<5>

Websites for Grover ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.clevelandchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Grover, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Grover had an population of 703 people. This is a decrease of 0.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.72% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grover had a population of 708 people. This makes Grover the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 708 people, the population of Grover increased 1.43% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 698 people).

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

Communities Also Named Grover ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Grover - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas (2), Michigan (3), Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah and Wyoming (2).

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

Communities near Grover ...

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

  • Gastonia [Gaston County]
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    • Gastonia [Gaston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Grover
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,640 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gastonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gastonia<7>
  • Shelby [Cleveland County]
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    • Shelby [Cleveland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Grover
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,145 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelby
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelby<7>
  • Gaffney [Cherokee County]
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    • Gaffney [Cherokee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Grover
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,695 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaffney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaffney<7>
  • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County]
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    • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Grover
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,118 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kings Mountain<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • York [York County]
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      • York [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,637 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<7>
    • Clover [York County]
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      • Clover [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,800 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clover<7>
    • Cherryville [Gaston County]
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      • Cherryville [Gaston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,138 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherryville<7>
    • Bessemer City [Gaston County]
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      • Bessemer City [Gaston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,645 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bessemer City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bessemer City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bessemer City<7>
    • Dallas [Gaston County]
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      • Dallas [Gaston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,851 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dallas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dallas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dallas<7>
    • Boiling Springs [Cleveland County]
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      • Boiling Springs [Cleveland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,617 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boiling Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boiling Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boiling Springs<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grover ...

Looking for more information about Grover? 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 Grover, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Grover.

Adding Grover to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Grover 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 Grover was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cleveland County: www.clevelandcounty.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 Cleveland, 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 Grover.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grover - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).
<6>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- Grover) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Grover. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GroverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grover. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1734, Longitude: -81.4519       In this case, the coordinates for Grover have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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