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Welcome to Pine Grove ...

Pine Grove is located in Schuylkill County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Pine Grove: Pine Grv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pine Grove has a population of 2,063 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Pine Grove is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Pine Grove: (570)

The ZIP code for Pine Grove: 17963<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pine Grove had an population of 2,063 people. This is a decrease of 5.63% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.22% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pine Grove had a population of 2,186 people. This makes Pine Grove the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Pine Grove represents 0.02% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 401st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,186 people, the population of Pine Grove increased 1.49% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,154 people).

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

Communities Also Named Pine Grove ...

While we believe that this Pine Grove is located in Schuylkill County, we know of another 7 Pennsylvania communities named Pine Grove. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cambria, Clearfield, Lancaster, Perry, Somerset, Susquehanna and Venango County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 115 communities that are also named Pine Grove - they are located in Alabama (11), Arkansas (2), California (5), Connecticut (2), Delaware, Florida (5), Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky (6), Louisiana (3), Maryland, Massachusetts (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (8), Montana, Nevada (3), New Jersey, New York (6), North Carolina, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (4), Ontario (5), Oregon (3), South Carolina (4), Tennessee (6), Texas (5), Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (5) and Wisconsin (3).

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

Communities near Pine Grove ...

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

  • Lebanon [Lebanon County]
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    • Lebanon [Lebanon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Pine Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,725 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<6>
  • Pottsville [Schuylkill County]
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    • Pottsville [Schuylkill County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Pine Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,409 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottsville<6>
  • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
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    • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Pine Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,528 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<6>
  • Shamokin [Northumberland County]
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    • Shamokin [Northumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Pine Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,909 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamokin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shamokin<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County]
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      • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Pine Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,708 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carmel<6>
    • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County]
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      • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Pine Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,086 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schuylkill Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schuylkill Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schuylkill Haven<6>
    • Cornwall [Lebanon County]
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      • Cornwall [Lebanon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Pine Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,382 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cornwall have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cornwall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cornwall<6>
    • Minersville [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minersville
      • Minersville [Schuylkill County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Pine Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,133 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minersville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minersville<6>
    • Frackville [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frackville
      • Frackville [Schuylkill County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Pine Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,598 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frackville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frackville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frackville<6>
    • Myerstown [Lebanon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myerstown
      • Myerstown [Lebanon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Pine Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myerstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myerstown<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 Pine Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pine Grove.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pine Grove ...

Looking for more information about Pine 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 Pine Grove, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pine Grove.

Adding Pine Grove to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Pine Grove on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Schuylkill County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Schuylkill County: www.co.schuylkill.pa.us/

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 Schuylkill, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pine Grove.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pine Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Pine Grove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pine Grove or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Pine 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 Pine Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pine GroveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5498, Longitude: -76.3849    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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