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Welcome to Olive Grove ...

Olive Grove is located in Cleveland County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Olive Grove: Olive Grv.

Olive Grove is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Websites for Olive Grove ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.clevelandchamber.org/

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

Communities near Olive Grove ...

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

  • Hickory [Catawba County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory
    • Hickory [Catawba County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Olive Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,473 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory
  • Shelby [Cleveland County]
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    • Shelby [Cleveland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Olive Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,145 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelby
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelby<6>
  • Morganton [Burke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morganton
    • Morganton [Burke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Olive Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morganton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morganton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morganton<6>
  • Lincolnton [Lincoln County]
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    • Lincolnton [Lincoln County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Olive Grove
    • 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>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cherryville [Gaston County]
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      • Cherryville [Gaston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Olive Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,138 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherryville<6>
    • Sawmills [Caldwell County]
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      • Sawmills [Caldwell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Olive Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,156 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sawmills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sawmills
    • Long View [Catawba County]
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      • Long View [Catawba County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Olive Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long View
    • Granite Falls [Caldwell County]
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      • Granite Falls [Caldwell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Olive Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,657 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granite Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granite Falls<6>
    • Valdese [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valdese
      • Valdese [Burke County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Olive Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,407 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valdese have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valdese
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valdese<6>
    • Hildebran [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hildebran
      • Hildebran [Burke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Olive Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,006 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hildebran have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hildebran
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hildebran<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 Olive Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Olive Grove.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Olive Grove ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cleveland County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Olive Grove. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Olive Grove - 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 '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- Olive Grove) 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 Olive Grove. 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 Olive GroveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Olive Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5432, Longitude: -81.5837       In this case, the coordinates for Olive Grove 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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