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Oak Grove
Tarrant County, Texas







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Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Oak Grove is approximately 557 1990, 603 2010.
The approximate number of families is 192 1990, 243 2010.
The amount of land area in Oak Grove is 5.466 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Oak Grove to Washington DC is 1208 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 175 miles. (as the crow flies)
Oak Grove is positioned 32.52 degrees north of the equator and 96.31 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

eight miles from Fort Worth.
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History & History Related Items

The area was first settled by three brothers from Kentucky in 1866. In 1873, they named their new post office Oak Grove because of all the Oak Trees in the area. The railroad came in 1885, but the routes were discontinued in about twenty years. After the post office closed in 1901, the town stayed very small.
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