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

  • July 29, 2014 - City Council Workshop AGENDA
  • August 5, 2014 - Court Day
  • August 7, 2014 - City Council Meeting
  • China Grove is looking for 2 Reserve Officers.
  • China Grove is hiring a City Secretary, contact us for more information. 210-648-4923

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


The City of China Grove is accepting Sealed Bids for the 2014 FY Street Maintenance Contract #14-001.  The base contract will consist of approximately 1.69 centerline miles of base and surface repairs on nine (9) street segments (blocks).  Additive alternates for an additional five (5) street segments could increase this length by 0.82 center line miles.  The work generally involves scarify, reshape and cement treat the existing pavement structure and then place a 2-course surface treatment.  Sealed bids will be accepted until 12:00 Noon on August 14, 2014 at the City of China Grove City Hall, 2412 FM 1516 S, China Grove, Texas, 78263 at which time the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud in the Council Chambers. Any envelopes received after the specified time will be returned unopened.  No Pre-Bid Meeting will be held, but questions can be filed in accordance with the instructions in the Bid Package.

Bid Packages are available on line only at www.cityofchinagrove.org
Call 210-315-5451 with any additional questions. 

Download the BID PACKAGE


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