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Apple Grove, West Virginia
(McDowell County)

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Welcome to Apple Grove ...

Apple Grove is located in McDowell County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Apple Grove: Apple Grv.

Apple Grove is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Apple Grove: (304) & (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Apple Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Apple Grove: This one is located in McDowell County and the other is located in Mason County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 8 communities that are also named Apple Grove - they are located in Alabama, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Ohio and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Apple Grove ...

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

  • Welch [McDowell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Welch
    • Welch [McDowell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Apple Grove
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,715 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Welch
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Welch<6>
  • Oceana [Wyoming County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oceana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oceana
    • Oceana [Wyoming County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Apple Grove
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,223 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oceana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oceana<6>
  • Grundy [Buchanan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grundy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grundy
    • Grundy [Buchanan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Apple Grove
    • Estimated population in 2018: 912 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grundy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grundy<6>
  • Gary [McDowell County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gary
    • Gary [McDowell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Apple Grove
    • Estimated population in 2018: 815 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gary
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • War [McDowell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for War have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for War
      • War [McDowell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Apple Grove
      • Estimated population in 2018: 705 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on War
    • Pineville [Wyoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineville
      • Pineville [Wyoming County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Apple Grove
      • Estimated population in 2018: 587 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<6>
    • Gilbert [Mingo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gilbert
      • Gilbert [Mingo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Apple Grove
      • Estimated population in 2018: 398 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilbert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<6>
    • Davy [McDowell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Davy
      • Davy [McDowell County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Apple Grove
      • Estimated population in 2018: 351 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davy
    • Bradshaw [McDowell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradshaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bradshaw
      • Bradshaw [McDowell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Apple Grove
      • Estimated population in 2018: 283 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradshaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradshaw<6>
    • Keystone [McDowell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keystone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keystone
      • Keystone [McDowell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Apple Grove
      • Estimated population in 2018: 232 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keystone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keystone<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 Apple Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Apple Grove.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apple Grove ...

Looking for more information about Apple 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 Apple Grove, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Apple Grove.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About McDowell County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including McDowell, 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 Apple Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>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- Apple Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apple Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4376, Longitude: -81.8048       In this case, the coordinates for Apple Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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