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(York County)

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Welcome to Locust Grove ...

Locust Grove is located in York 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 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Locust Grove: (717)

Communities Also Named Locust Grove ...

While we believe that this Locust Grove is located in York County, we know of another 5 Pennsylvania communities named Locust Grove. Those communities are located in the following counties: Centre, Chester, Fulton, Lancaster and Snyder County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, 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), Oklahoma, Oregon, 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.

  • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
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    • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,990 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<5>
  • York [York County]
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    • York [York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,907 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<5>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
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    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,494 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<5>
  • Columbia [Lancaster County]
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    • Columbia [Lancaster County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,295 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia 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 Columbia<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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      • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,623 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
    • Millersville [Lancaster County]
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      • Millersville [Lancaster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,289 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersville<5>
    • Mount Joy [Lancaster County]
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      • Mount Joy [Lancaster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,264 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Joy<5>
    • Red Lion [York County]
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      • Red Lion [York County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,309 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Lion<5>
    • Manheim [Lancaster County]
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      • Manheim [Lancaster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,816 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manheim<5>
    • New Freedom [York County]
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      • New Freedom [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Freedom have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Freedom
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Freedom<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.

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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 York County: www.york-county.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including York, 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 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: 39.9618, Longitude: -76.6305       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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