Welcome To China Grove

China Grove is located twelve miles east of San Antonio and fourteen miles west of La Vernia on Highway 87 in Bexar county. The city encompasses about four square miles and the population, according to the 2010 census, is 1179. China Grove is a Type A general Law City with an aldermanic form of government. China Grove is located in the East Central School District.

CPS Energy is the electric and gas utility provider for China Grove and San Antonio Water System is the water provider. Currently there is no public sewer system. China Grove contracts with the China Grove Fire & Rescue Volunteer Fire Department for fire protection service. Contact City Hall for building and zoning requirements.


City Events

  • October 18 - Clean-up Day
  • October 28 - Court Date 2 pm

Possession and use of fireworks within city limits will result in a fine.


The China Grove Police Department is
accepting applications for Reserve Officers.

City of China Grove Adopted Budget

Budget Documents for Fiscal Year Oct 1 2014 - Sep 30 2015

China Grove Clean-up Day

A clean-up day for China Grove Residents only has been scheduled for October 18, 2014. Picture ID with address is required. The roll-off dumpster will be located in the City Hall Parking lot.

Acceptable Materials
In most states, the following material is generally acceptable for disposal in a My Blue Dumpster without the need for special arrangements: municipal solid waste, construction and demolition debris, and yard waste.

Unacceptable Materials
Hazardous materials, toxic substances, pollutants, contaminants, infectious wastes, medical wastes or radioactive wastes defined by applicable federal, state or local laws or regulations.


Upcoming Meetings

  • September 5 - SPECIAL MEETING (Budget Workshop) 6:30 pm
  • September 8 - SPECIAL MEETING 7 pm
  • September 22, 2014  Public Hearing at 6:30 pm
  • September 22, 2014  Special Meeting at 7:00 pm
  • September 23, 2014  Special Meeting at 6:30 pm
  • September 29, 2014  Special Meeting at 6:30 pm
  • October 2, 2014 Regular Meeting at 7:00 pm

The City of China Grove

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City of China Grove
2412 FM 1516 S
China Grove, Texas 78263
Phone: 210-648-4923
Fax: 210-648-6713