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Welcome to West Grove ...

West Grove is located in Chester County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Grove: W. Grove

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, West Grove has a population of 2,839 people<3> (see below for details).

West Grove is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for West Grove: (610) and (484)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, West Grove had an population of 2,839 people. This is a decrease of 0.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.05% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Grove had a population of 2,854 people. This makes West Grove the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of West Grove represents 0.02% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 328th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,854 people, the population of West Grove increased 7.62% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,652 people).

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

Communities Also Named West Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named West Grove - they are located in Indiana, Iowa, Maryland and New Jersey.

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

Communities near West Grove ...

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

  • Wilmington [New Castle County]
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    • Wilmington [New Castle County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of West Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 70,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmington<7>
  • Newark [New Castle County]
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    • Newark [New Castle County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of West Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<7>
  • West Chester [Chester County]
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    • West Chester [Chester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of West Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Chester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Chester<7>
  • Elkton [Cecil County]
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    • Elkton [Cecil County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of West Grove
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,622 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Coatesville [Chester County]
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      • Coatesville [Chester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of West Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,069 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coatesville<7>
    • Downingtown [Chester County]
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      • Downingtown [Chester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of West Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Downingtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,897 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Downingtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downingtown<7>
    • Kennett Square [Chester County]
    • Elsmere [New Castle County]
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      • Elsmere [New Castle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of West Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elsmere have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,872 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elsmere
    • Oxford [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oxford
      • Oxford [Chester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of West Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,581 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<7>
    • New Castle [New Castle County]
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      • New Castle [New Castle County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of West Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,392 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<7>

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 West Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Grove.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Grove ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Chester County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chester County: www.chesco.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 Chester, 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 West Grove.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<6>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- West 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 West Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Grove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8198, Longitude: -75.8272       In this case, the coordinates for West 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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