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Location of Grove, Oklahoma
Prior to Oklahoma statehood, Grove was part of the Delaware District of the Cherokee Nation in Indian Territory. It was named for a grove of trees where it was sited. A post office, named Brennen, was located in the limits of present-day Grove in 1888, but the city was not incorporated until the 1890s,Rose Stauber, "Grove", Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. Accessed making it the only incorporated town in Delaware County when Oklahoma became a state.
The city underwent a $3.7 million park project to attract fishing events to Grand Lake, most recently attracting the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
Grove is located at United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9.1 square miles (24 km2), of which, 9.0 square miles (23 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (0.55%) is water. (36.588611, -94.783110). According to the