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Pleasant Acres, Alabama
(Madison County)

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The location of Pleasant Acres

Welcome to Pleasant Acres ...

Pleasant Acres is located in Madison County.

The location of Pleasant Acres has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Pleasant Acres is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Pleasant Acres lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Pleasant Acres (for example, toward Trenton (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Telephone area codes for Pleasant Acres: (256) and (938)<3>

Communities near Pleasant Acres ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Pleasant Acres and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Gurley   [Map]   781   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   194,585   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Madison   [Map]   48,861   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]   1,939   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Paint Rock   [Map]   204   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pleasant Groves   [Map]   407   E   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Pleasant Acres.

Communities Also Named Pleasant Acres ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Pleasant Acres: This one is located in Madison County and the other is located in Jefferson County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 12 communities that are also named Pleasant Acres - they are located in Connecticut, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Maryland (2), Mississippi, North Carolina and Utah.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pleasant Acres.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Pleasant Acres. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pleasant Acres. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pleasant Acres.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Pleasant Acres:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pleasant Acres ...

Looking for more information about Pleasant Acres? 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.

Looking for more information about Pleasant Acres? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Pleasant Acres, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pleasant Acres.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pleasant Acres - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pleasant Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8112, Longitude: -86.5203     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pleasant Acres.

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