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Valley Grove, West Virginia
Welcome to Valley Grove ...
The location of Valley Grove has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Valley Grove: Valley Grv.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Valley Grove has a population of 348 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Valley Grove.
Valley Grove is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Valley Grove lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Valley Grove: (304) & (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Valley Grove had an population of 348 people. This is a decrease of 7.94% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.07% since the 2000 Census).
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 total 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).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Valley Grove.
Adding Valley 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 Valley 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 Valley 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 Valley Grove on our Genealogy Page.
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.
Communities near Valley Grove ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Valley 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 Valley Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Valley Grove.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Valley Grove.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Valley Grove. See our Newspapers 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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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021