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Welcome to Pleasant Groves ...

The town of Pleasant Groves is located in Jackson County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Pleasant Groves: Pleasant Grvs.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Pleasant Groves has a population of 407 people<2> (see below for details).

Pleasant Groves is 1,510 feet [460 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Pleasant Groves: (256) and (938)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pleasant Groves had a population of 420 people. This makes Pleasant Groves the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 420 people, the population of Pleasant Groves decreased 6.04% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 447 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Pleasant Groves had an population of 407 people. This is a decrease of 3.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.95% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Pleasant Groves.

Communities near Pleasant Groves ...

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 Groves and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Grant   [Map]   908   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gurley   [Map]   781   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   969   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hytop   [Map]   346   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
New Hope   [Map]   2,842   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]   1,939   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

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 Groves. 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 Groves. 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 Groves.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pleasant Groves ...

Looking for more information about Pleasant Groves? 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 Groves? 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 Groves, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pleasant Groves.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pleasant Groves. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pleasant Groves - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pleasant Groves) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Pleasant Groves. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pleasant Groves

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Groves. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7355, Longitude: -86.2051     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant Groves have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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