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(Shenandoah County)

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Welcome to Locust Grove ...

Locust Grove is located in Shenandoah 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 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Locust Grove lies within the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Locust Grove ...

While we believe that this Locust Grove is located in Shenandoah County, we know of another 4 Virginia communities named Locust Grove. Those communities are located in the following counties: Charlottesville City, Chesterfield, King and Queen and Orange County.

Beyond Virginia, 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, Pennsylvania (6), Tennessee, Texas and Utah.

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.

  • Woodstock [Shenandoah County]
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    • Woodstock [Shenandoah County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,293 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodstock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<5>
  • Luray [Page County]
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    • Luray [Page County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,849 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Luray<5>
  • Broadway [Rockingham County]
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    • Broadway [Rockingham County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,995 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broadway<5>
  • Timberville [Rockingham County]
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    • Timberville [Rockingham County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Locust Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,705 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Timberville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timberville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shenandoah [Page County]
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      • Shenandoah [Page County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,334 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shenandoah 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 Shenandoah<5>
    • New Market [Shenandoah County]
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      • New Market [Shenandoah County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,268 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Market<5>
    • Stanley [Page County]
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      • Stanley [Page County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,676 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanley<5>
    • Edinburg [Shenandoah County]
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      • Edinburg [Shenandoah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,078 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburg<5>
    • Toms Brook [Shenandoah County]
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      • Toms Brook [Shenandoah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Locust Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 273 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toms Brook
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toms Brook<5>
    • Plains Mill [Rockingham County]
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      • Plains Mill [Rockingham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Locust Grove
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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 Shenandoah County: www.co.shenandoah.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Shenandoah, 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 '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- 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: 38.7090, Longitude: -78.6483       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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