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Welcome to Locust Grove ...

The town of Locust Grove is located in Mayes 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.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Locust Grove has a population of 1,398 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Locust Grove is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Locust Grove lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Locust Grove: (918) and (539)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Locust Grove had an population of 1,398 people. This is a decrease of 1.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.34% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Locust Grove had a population of 1,423 people. This makes Locust Grove the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Locust Grove represents 0.04% of the total population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 172nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,423 people, the population of Locust Grove increased 4.17% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,366 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Locust Grove.

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 Jersey, New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina, Ohio (4), 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.

  • Pryor Creek [Mayes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pryor Creek
    • Pryor Creek [Mayes County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,392 people
    • Pryor Creek has also been known as:
    • Pryor
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pryor Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pryor Creek<7>
  • Chouteau [Mayes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chouteau
    • Chouteau [Mayes County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,112 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chouteau have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chouteau
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chouteau<7>
  • Salina [Mayes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salina
    • Salina [Mayes County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,396 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salina
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salina<7>
  • Langley [Mayes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langley
    • Langley [Mayes County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 822 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Langley<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Adair [Mayes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adair
      • Adair [Mayes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 806 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adair have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adair
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adair<7>
    • Hulbert [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hulbert
      • Hulbert [Cherokee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 580 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hulbert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hulbert<7>
    • Spavinaw [Mayes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spavinaw
      • Spavinaw [Mayes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 433 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spavinaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spavinaw<7>
    • Sportsmen Acres [Mayes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sportsmen Acres
      • Sportsmen Acres [Mayes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 310 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sportsmen Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sportsmen Acres
    • Oaks [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oaks
      • Oaks [Cherokee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 283 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oaks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oaks<7>
    • Pensacola [Mayes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pensacola
      • Pensacola [Mayes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 125 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pensacola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pensacola

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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Locust Grove, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on 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 on a map titled Map of Oklahoma (from Rand McNally, 1911).

We also found Locust Grove on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1922).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Oklahoma

About Mayes County

About Oklahoma

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 Oklahoma: https://www.ok.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oklahoma's counties, including Mayes, 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 Locust Grove.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Locust Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (539) is an overlay for area code (918).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Locust 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 Locust GroveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Locust Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1977, Longitude: -95.1684       In this case, the coordinates for Locust Grove 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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