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Locust Grove, Ohio
(Adams County)

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Welcome to Locust Grove ...

Locust Grove is located in Adams 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 780 feet [238 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 located in the (937) area code.

Communities Also Named Locust Grove ...

While we believe that this Locust Grove is located in Adams County, we know of another 3 Ohio communities named Locust Grove. Those communities are located in the following counties: Clark, Licking and Mahoning County.

Beyond Ohio, 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 Jersey, New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina, 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.

  • Hillsboro [Highland County]
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    • Hillsboro [Highland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,578 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<5>
  • West Union [Adams County]
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    • West Union [Adams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,147 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<5>
  • Peebles [Adams County]
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    • Peebles [Adams County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,706 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peebles<5>
  • Winchester [Adams County]
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    • Winchester [Adams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,002 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester 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 Winchester<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Seaman [Adams County]
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      • Seaman [Adams County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 886 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seaman<5>
    • Bainbridge [Ross County]
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      • Bainbridge [Ross County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 846 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bainbridge 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 Bainbridge<5>
    • Cherry Fork [Adams County]
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      • Cherry Fork [Adams County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Locust Grove
      • Estimated population in 2016: 155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherry Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rarden [Scioto County]
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      • Rarden [Scioto County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 144 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rarden 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 Rarden<5>
    • Sinking Spring [Highland County]
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      • Sinking Spring [Highland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131 people
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    • Otway [Scioto County]
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      • Otway [Scioto County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 79 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Otway 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 Otway<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 (1901).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Ohio

About Adams County

About Ohio

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 State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Adams, 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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: 38.9884, Longitude: -83.3780       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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