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Valley Grove, West Virginia

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Welcome to Valley Grove ...

The village of Valley Grove is located in Ohio County.

The location of Valley Grove has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Valley Grove: Valley Grv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Valley Grove has a population of 357 people<2> (see below for details).

Valley Grove is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Valley Grove: (304) and (681)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Valley Grove had a population of 378 people. This makes Valley Grove the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Valley Grove represents 0.02% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 179th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 378 people, the population of Valley Grove decreased 6.67% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 405 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Valley Grove had an population of 357 people. This is a decrease of 5.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.85% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Valley Grove ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Valley Grove and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Bellaire (OH)   [Map]   4,106   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Martins Ferry (OH)   [Map]   6,659   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mingo Junction (OH)   [Map]   3,262   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Saint Clairsville (OH)   [Map]   5,049   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Shadyside (OH)   [Map]   3,612   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Steubenville (OH)   [Map]   18,003   N   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Valley Grove.

Communities Also Named Valley Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Valley Grove - they are located in Alabama, Tennessee, Texas and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Valley Grove. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Valley Grove. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Valley Grove.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Valley Grove:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valley Grove ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Valley Grove.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Valley Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Valley Grove) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Valley Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Valley Grove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valley Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0863, Longitude: -80.5770     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Valley Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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