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Welcome to Groves ...

Groves is located in Gaston County<1>.

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

Groves is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Groves: (704) and (980)<4>

Websites for Groves ...

Junior League:   www.jlgaston.org/

Communities Also Named Groves ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Groves - they are located in Indiana, Missouri, Newfoundland and Labrador, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Utah and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Groves ...

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

  • Charlotte [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Charlotte [Mecklenburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Groves
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 900,350 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlotte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlotte<6>
  • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Groves
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,095 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntersville<6>
  • Mount Holly [Gaston County]
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    • Mount Holly [Gaston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Groves
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,415 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Holly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Holly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Holly<6>
  • Belmont [Gaston County]
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    • Belmont [Gaston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Groves
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,622 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belmont<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tega Cay [York County]
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      • Tega Cay [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Groves
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,696 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tega Cay<6>
    • Lincolnton [Lincoln County]
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      • Lincolnton [Lincoln County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Groves
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,522 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincolnton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincolnton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincolnton<6>
    • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County]
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      • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Groves
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,118 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kings Mountain<6>
    • York [York County]
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      • York [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Groves
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,637 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<6>
    • Clover [York County]
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      • Clover [York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Groves
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,800 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clover<6>
    • Cherryville [Gaston County]
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      • Cherryville [Gaston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Groves
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,138 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherryville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Groves ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Gaston County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gaston County: www.co.gaston.nc.us/

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 Gaston, 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 Groves - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).
<5>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- Groves) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Groves. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2735, Longitude: -81.1684       In this case, the coordinates for Groves have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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