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Pine Grove, West Virginia
Welcome to Pine Grove ...
The location of Pine Grove has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Pine Grove: Pine Grv.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Pine Grove has a population of 482 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Pine Grove.
Pine Grove is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Pine Grove lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Pine Grove: (304) & (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pine Grove had an population of 482 people. This is a decrease of 12.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.59% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pine Grove had a population of 552 people. This makes Pine Grove the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Pine Grove represents 0.03% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 159th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 552 people, the population of Pine Grove decreased 3.33% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 571 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pine Grove.
Adding Pine Grove to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
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, we also found mention of Pine Grove elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pine Grove on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Pine Grove ...
While we believe that this Pine Grove is located in Wetzel County, we know of another 4 West Virginia communities named Pine Grove. Those communities are located in the following counties: Fayette, Kanawha, Marion and Pleasants County.
Beyond West Virginia, 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), Pennsylvania (8), South Carolina (4), Tennessee (6), Texas (5), Virginia (4), Washington 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.
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.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021