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Welcome to Grover ...

Grover is located in Dorchester County<1>.

Grover is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Grover: (843)

The ZIP code for Grover: 29447<3>

Communities Also Named Grover ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Grover - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas (2), Michigan (3), Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah and Wyoming (2).

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

Communities near Grover ...

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

  • Walterboro [Colleton County]
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    • Walterboro [Colleton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Grover
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,343 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walterboro<5>
  • Saint George [Dorchester County]
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    • Saint George [Dorchester County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Grover
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,194 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint George<5>
  • Ridgeville [Dorchester County]
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    • Ridgeville [Dorchester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Grover
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,841 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeville<5>
  • Holly Hill [Orangeburg County]
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    • Holly Hill [Orangeburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Grover
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,162 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Hill<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Branchville [Orangeburg County]
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      • Branchville [Orangeburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 944 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Branchville<5>
    • Bowman [Orangeburg County]
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      • Bowman [Orangeburg County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 878 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowman<5>
    • Cottageville [Colleton County]
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      • Cottageville [Colleton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 747 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cottageville<5>
    • Harleyville [Dorchester County]
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      • Harleyville [Dorchester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 702 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harleyville<5>
    • Reevesville [Dorchester County]
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      • Reevesville [Dorchester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 204 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reevesville<5>
    • Smoaks [Colleton County]
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      • Smoaks [Colleton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Grover
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 117 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smoaks<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 Grover. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Grover.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grover ...

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

Adding Grover to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Grover 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 Grover was on a map titled Map of South Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Carolina

About Dorchester County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dorchester County: www.dorchestercounty.net/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Dorchester, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grover - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Grover). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Grover or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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- Grover) 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 Grover. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GroverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grover. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1055, Longitude: -80.5941    
<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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