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Pleasant Groves, Alabama

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Welcome to Pleasant Groves ...

The town of Pleasant Groves is located in Jackson County.

A typical abbreviation for Pleasant Groves: Pleasant Grvs.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Pleasant Groves has a population of 407 people<1> (see below for details).

Pleasant Groves is 1,510 feet [460 m] above sea level.<2>.

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).

Area codes for Pleasant Groves: (256) & (938)<3>

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 (that had 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 ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Pleasant Groves and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2017
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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Pleasant Groves. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Pleasant Groves.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Pleasant Groves. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Pleasant Groves.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Pleasant Groves. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pleasant Groves

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Groves. The point that we are using 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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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Pleasant Groves.


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