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Welcome to Locust Grove ...

Locust Grove is located in Camden County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Locust Grove: Locust Grv.

Locust Grove is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Locust Grove is within the boundaries of the (856) area code.

Communities Also Named Locust Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 39 communities that are also named Locust Grove - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Maryland (6), Mississippi, New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (6), Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Virginia (5).

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

Communities near Locust Grove ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,578,487 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Camden [Camden County]
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    • Camden [Camden County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,740 people
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  • Hammonton [Atlantic County]
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    • Hammonton [Atlantic County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,902 people
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  • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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    • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,489 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
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      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,190 people
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    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,704 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<5>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
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      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,641 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansdowne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdowne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdowne<5>
    • Burlington [Burlington County]
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      • Burlington [Burlington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,840 people
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    • Woodbury [Gloucester County]
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      • Woodbury [Gloucester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,813 people
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    • Bristol [Bucks County]
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      • Bristol [Bucks County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,573 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bristol<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 Locust Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Locust Grove.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Locust Grove ...

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

Adding Locust Grove to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Locust Grove on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).

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

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About Camden County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Camden County: www.camdencounty.com/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Camden, 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 Locust 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Locust Grove) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Locust Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8921, Longitude: -74.9549       In this case, the coordinates for Locust 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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